The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 67 54
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 4 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.50% 0.45% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 2.06% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Median daily rate £373 £410 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.14% +6.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £338 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £482 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £334 £348
% change year-on-year -1.12% -3.95%  
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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 230 194 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.50% 21.80% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 136 137
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £41.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Bristol

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP in Bristol

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAMP in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (20.00%) Redmine
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Doctrine
3 1 (20.00%) gulp
3 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Redmine
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Doctrine
3 1 (20.00%) SAML
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Gemalto
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Panasonic
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Zend
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