The median contractor rate for a LAMP Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 415 410
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 9 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.055% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.058% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Median daily rate £350 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +42.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £418 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £275 £313
% change year-on-year - -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19622 20610 22172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.89% 95.28% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 14955 15445
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 383
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -4.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

LAMP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured LAMP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP Developer in London

LAMP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP Developer in London

LAMP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP Developer in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP Developer in London

LAMP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP Developer in London

LAMP Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
City of London - 5 £175 - 1
LAMP Developer
England

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, LAMP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring LAMP Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) LAMP
2 10 (90.91%) MySQL
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
3 9 (81.82%) Laravel
4 8 (72.73%) RESTful
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 8 (72.73%) Linux
5 7 (63.64%) Apache
6 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
7 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (45.45%) nginx
7 5 (45.45%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (45.45%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (45.45%) Degree
7 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
7 5 (45.45%) Symfony
7 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (45.45%) NHS
8 4 (36.36%) MVC
9 3 (27.27%) OO
9 3 (27.27%) jQuery
9 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (27.27%) HTML5
9 3 (27.27%) CSS3
10 2 (18.18%) Ajax
10 2 (18.18%) Web Development
10 2 (18.18%) Drupal

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
2 5 (45.45%) nginx
3 2 (18.18%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) LAMP
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Laravel
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) RESTful
4 5 (45.45%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (45.45%) Symfony
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (9.09%) Node.js
7 1 (9.09%) OAuth
7 1 (9.09%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (45.45%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (45.45%) Degree