Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing LAMP 5 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.45% 1.08% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 2.01% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 21
Brighton median daily rate £400 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £302 £325 £225
90th Percentile £430 £365 £300
East Sussex median daily rate £275 £325 £250
% change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 165 199 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 47.69% 53.49% 39.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 109 128
Brighton median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £272 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £433
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Brighton median hourly rate £11.93 - £31.50
10th Percentile £11.17 - £20.52
90th Percentile £32.54 - £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £40.00

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Brighton

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAMP in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Brighton

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Brighton over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (20.00%) nginx
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) Conga
4 1 (20.00%) API Development
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress
4 1 (20.00%) WAMP

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Laravel
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) WAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Conga