The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 50 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.83% - 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.52% - 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £334 £348
% change year-on-year -1.12% -3.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.25

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 221 148 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.48% 29.60% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 118 105
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Oxford - 2 £475 - 1
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
2 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 17 (89.47%) Apache
3 16 (84.21%) Web Development
4 15 (78.95%) Linux
5 14 (73.68%) MVC
5 14 (73.68%) Symfony
5 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
6 13 (68.42%) nginx
6 13 (68.42%) Redis
6 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
6 13 (68.42%) Relational Database
6 13 (68.42%) LEMP Stack
7 12 (63.16%) LAPP Stack
7 12 (63.16%) Ansible
7 12 (63.16%) Mercurial
7 12 (63.16%) CouchDB
7 12 (63.16%) Zend
7 12 (63.16%) OO
7 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (63.16%) Memcached
7 12 (63.16%) Puppet
7 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
7 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
7 12 (63.16%) Laravel
7 12 (63.16%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (63.16%) Subversion
8 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
8 11 (57.89%) Node.js
8 11 (57.89%) Yii

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 17 (89.47%) Apache
2 13 (68.42%) nginx
3 4 (21.05%) WordPress
4 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.26%) Jetty
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Datadog
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
2 13 (68.42%) Redis
2 13 (68.42%) Relational Database
3 12 (63.16%) CouchDB
3 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
3 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
3 12 (63.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.79%) phpMyAdmin
5 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
3 12 (63.16%) Mercurial
3 12 (63.16%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) PHP Developer
3 11 (57.89%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 11 (57.89%) Symfony Developer
4 9 (47.37%) PHP Zend Developer
5 4 (21.05%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (15.79%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Symfony
2 13 (68.42%) LEMP Stack
3 12 (63.16%) LAPP Stack
3 12 (63.16%) Laravel
3 12 (63.16%) Memcached
4 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
4 11 (57.89%) Node.js
4 11 (57.89%) Yii
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Debian
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Web Development
2 14 (73.68%) MVC
3 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (63.16%) OO
4 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
4 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (57.89%) Refactoring
4 11 (57.89%) Release Management
4 11 (57.89%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Full Text Search
7 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.26%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Ansible
1 12 (63.16%) Puppet
2 11 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Percona
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat