The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 90 89
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 2.02% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £450 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £343 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year -1.51% +1.53%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 347 396 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.35% 30.96% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 292 224
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £52.18
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Surrey

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP in Surrey

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Surrey

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

1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Symfony
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Netcool
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) CFEngine
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) logstash

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Babel
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Redux
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) ES6
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) CFEngine
1 2 (33.33%) logstash
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Netcool
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk