Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 July 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)
England > North East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 143 104
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.77% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
North East median daily rate - £330 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.77% -
England median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £48.25 -
% change year-on-year -17.10% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 428 578 438
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 33.65% 22.19% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 360 270
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £262
90th Percentile £528 £500 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 9
North East median hourly rate £33.07 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.09% +73.27% -52.47%
10th Percentile £12.46 £16.75 £14.15
90th Percentile £47.73 £36.00 £16.73
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% +3.57%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in the North East

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in the North East

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in the North East