Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 53 47
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 -5
Contract jobs citing LAMP 16 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.91% 0.76% 3.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.50% 1.73% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 21
East Sussex median daily rate £288 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £263 £325 £225
90th Percentile £475 £365 £300
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 East Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 246 231 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 44.81% 43.83% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 134 165
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.48% +12.61%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £563 £513 £458
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 £42.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.09% +6.88% +95.72%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in East Sussex

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in East Sussex

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in East Sussex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP in East Sussex

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Brighton +13 7 £400 +23.08%
Lewes - 1 £350 -
LAMP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) Laravel
2 10 (62.50%) MariaDB
3 9 (56.25%) Symfony
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Ansible
7 3 (18.75%) Docker
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (18.75%) Apache
7 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (18.75%) nginx
8 2 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (12.50%) Python
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
8 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (12.50%) Scala
8 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (12.50%) New Relic

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) MariaDB
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) gulp
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 8 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 8 (50.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 8 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Laravel
2 9 (56.25%) Symfony
3 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) API Development
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) New Relic
2 1 (6.25%) Conga