Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 123 128
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 -14
Contract jobs citing LAMP 7 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.25% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.57% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Surrey median daily rate £525 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.54% +4.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £390 £263 £224
90th Percentile £663 £400 £346
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 826 635 843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.58% 27.47% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 437 588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £284
90th Percentile £579 £575 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 13
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42.50 £32.08 £20.10
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.90 £51.49
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking - 1 £300 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
LAMP
South East

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 Surrey region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Netcool
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 4 (57.14%) CFEngine
2 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) logstash
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Laravel
1 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) PHP 4
5 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
5 1 (14.29%) PHP 7
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) CFEngine
1 4 (57.14%) logstash
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) Netcool
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Cacti
2 2 (28.57%) Icinga
3 1 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Splunk