The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 June 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 59 68
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.27% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £293 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.75% -23.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £279 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £307 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £325
% change year-on-year -3.34% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 226 157 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.50% 23.50% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 71 123
Median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) WildFly
2 2 (66.67%) Fintech
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Java SE
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fintech
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat