Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for LEMP Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LEMP Stack over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

LEMP Stack (Linux, Nginx, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 183 199
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 +23
Contract jobs citing LEMP Stack 9 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
East of England median daily rate £475 £444 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% - -
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

LEMP Stack 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 the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1460 1277 1541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.04% 26.57% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 745 962
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £295 £261 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 68
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £38.13 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £26.13 £15.75 £19.79
90th Percentile £73.38 £44.95 £57.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

LEMP Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing LEMP Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for LEMP Stack in the East of England

LEMP Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LEMP Stack in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for LEMP Stack in the East of England

LEMP Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LEMP Stack in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LEMP Stack in the East of England

LEMP Stack
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LEMP Stack within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 9 £475 +7.04%
LEMP Stack
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LEMP Stack 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 East of England region with a requirement for LEMP Stack.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) nginx
3 7 (77.78%) Apache
4 6 (66.67%) OO
4 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) Symfony
5 5 (55.56%) Zend
5 5 (55.56%) Laravel
5 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
6 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
6 4 (44.44%) Magento
7 3 (33.33%) Games
7 3 (33.33%) Web Development
7 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
7 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) HTML
7 3 (33.33%) CSS
7 3 (33.33%) DNA
7 3 (33.33%) XSL
7 3 (33.33%) XHTML
7 3 (33.33%) Puppet
7 3 (33.33%) Yii
7 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development

LEMP Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) nginx
2 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (22.22%) Babel
3 2 (22.22%) Grunt
3 2 (22.22%) gulp
3 2 (22.22%) webpack
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Magento Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) Laravel
2 5 (55.56%) Symfony
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) XHTML
3 3 (33.33%) XSL
3 3 (33.33%) Yii
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (22.22%) Express
4 2 (22.22%) LESS
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) Redux
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) DNA
3 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) ES6
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Zend