Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 17 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +52
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.53% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Leicestershire median daily rate £313 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £425 £275
% change year-on-year -26.47% +54.55% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 228 214 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 40.43% 39.93% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 117 122
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.77% +5.69% +6.03%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £219
90th Percentile £493 £433 £409
East Midlands median daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.27% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27.53 £40.00 £14.98
90th Percentile £45.60 £40.00 £45.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% +60.00% -33.33%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Leicestershire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Symfony
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter