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 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)
London / Croydon
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon - - 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £375
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 Croydon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 54 75 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 31.03% 26.88% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 25
Median daily rate £450 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% +6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 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

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL

LAMP
Top Related 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%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware