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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 34
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton - 1.53% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.41% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £325 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £334 £344
% change year-on-year -0.37% -2.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.25

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 57 88 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 39.58% 44.90% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 40
Median daily rate £325 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing LAMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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