Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 19 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 67 44
Rank change year-on-year -28 -23 -12
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.12% 1.89% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 6.17% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 10
Croydon median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £413 £363 £412
90th Percentile £438 £458 £563
South London median daily rate £425 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London 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 Croydon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 350 162 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 41.82% 30.62% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 90 61
Croydon median daily rate £525 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -2.70%
10th Percentile £381 £313 £325
90th Percentile £670 £513 £500
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £28.50 - -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -4.34% - -66.67%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Croydon

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Croydon region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend