Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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.

LEMP Stack (Linux, Nginx, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 204 189
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 +16
Contract jobs citing LEMP Stack 13 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.098% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
East of England median daily rate £463 £350 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -44.00% -
10th Percentile £338 £325 £600
90th Percentile £558 £375 £650
England median daily rate £400 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -19.95% +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 1,429 1,507 1,256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.99% 29.67% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 905 731
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £288 £258
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 36
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +15.28% -1.60%
10th Percentile £14.80 £26.35 £29.25
90th Percentile £55.25 £63.75 £45.25
England median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% +0.68%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire - 12 £475 - 2
Hertfordshire -9 1 £300 -14.29%
LEMP Stack
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LEMP Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for LEMP Stack.

1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Apache
1 13 (100.00%) LAMP
1 13 (100.00%) nginx
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (92.31%) Hadoop
2 12 (92.31%) Ruby
2 12 (92.31%) CentOS
2 12 (92.31%) ZABBIX
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) PKI
2 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Nagios
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) DNS
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
2 12 (92.31%) Perl
2 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
2 12 (92.31%) OpenStack
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 12 (92.31%) Vagrant
2 12 (92.31%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps

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 13 (100.00%) Apache
1 13 (100.00%) nginx
2 12 (92.31%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) DNS
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Unicast
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (92.31%) Hadoop
2 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
2 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
1 12 (92.31%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Python Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) LAMP
2 12 (92.31%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
2 1 (7.69%) Kanban
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 12 (92.31%) Perl
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Docker
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Ansible
1 12 (92.31%) Kubernetes
1 12 (92.31%) Nagios
1 12 (92.31%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
1 12 (92.31%) Salt
1 12 (92.31%) Terraform
1 12 (92.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
1 12 (92.31%) NetApp
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Nokia