The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 28 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.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.14% - 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £340 - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £328 £348
% change year-on-year +1.52% -5.75%  
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 Slough with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 30 43 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 21.43% 19.82% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 35
Median daily rate £394 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +438.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Slough region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SAP

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
Slough
Montash Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 18 days ago