Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 November 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 54 67
Rank change year-on-year +11 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing LAMP 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.05% 0.19% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 1.00% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Southampton median daily rate £363 - £325
10th Percentile £356 - £243
90th Percentile £425 - £338
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £288 £275
% change year-on-year +26.09% +4.55% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 113 100 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.74% 19.49% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 66 134
Southampton median daily rate £375 £414 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +18.21% -1.41%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £529 £519 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.20 £13.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.34% -68.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42.21 £11.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £14.34 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £44.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.56% +4.12% +9.68%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Southampton

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Southampton

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet