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 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 / Surrey
Rank 83 96 94
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.47% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 1.81% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.85%  
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 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 399 332 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.73% 26.04% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 246 237
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £60.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.76% +73.18%  
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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Surrey

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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 Surrey region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Symfony
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) SUSE
5 2 (25.00%) Debian
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Cobbler
6 1 (12.50%) Percona
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (12.50%) CentOS

LAMP
Top Related 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) Symfony
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) SUSE
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cobbler
1 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Percona
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas