Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 January 2018 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 39 43
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.75% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Dorset median daily rate - - £210
South West median daily rate £306 £313 £350
% change year-on-year -2.00% -10.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Dorset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 89 114 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 29.77% 32.29% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 81 36
Dorset median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £286 £250 £246
90th Percentile £485 £438 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Dorset median hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.92% -13.33% -7.41%
10th Percentile £42.25 £31.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £46.75 £33.75 £43.95
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +5.59%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Dorset

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Dorset

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Dorset