The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 43 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.60% 0.45% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 1.89% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £320 £268 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.62% -29.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £328 £348
% change year-on-year +0.76% -5.75%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 84 106 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.38% 23.77% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 66 104
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £302 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Gloucestershire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 2 £320 - 1
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend