Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 157 174
Rank change year-on-year +6 +17 -38
Contract jobs citing LAMP 13 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.36% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 1.76% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 9
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £288 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.09% +4.55% -31.25%
10th Percentile £259 £263 £255
90th Percentile £468 £338 £362
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 Hampshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 777 966 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.81% 24.71% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 566 700
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £257 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £511 £494
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 59 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £38.06 £18.22 £18.13
90th Percentile £50.80 £59.31 £50.00
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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Hampshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Hampshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP in Hampshire

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Hampshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Southampton +9 5 £363 - 4
Basingstoke - 5 - - 2
Portsmouth -6 1 £450 +56.52% 2
Fareham - 1 - - 1
LAMP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Apache
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) MySQL
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
4 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (69.23%) jQuery
5 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
6 7 (53.85%) Subversion
6 7 (53.85%) Ajax
6 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 7 (53.85%) Post-Production
7 5 (38.46%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Zend
8 3 (23.08%) WordPress
9 2 (15.38%) HTML5
9 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) OO
10 1 (7.69%) VoIP
10 1 (7.69%) Adobe
10 1 (7.69%) RTP
10 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
10 1 (7.69%) Java
10 1 (7.69%) C#
10 1 (7.69%) C++
10 1 (7.69%) Snort
10 1 (7.69%) JSON

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (84.62%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) RTP
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) React
5 1 (7.69%) WebRTC
5 1 (7.69%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Post-Production
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) KVM
1 1 (7.69%) Snort
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) WooCommerce