The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 113 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £330 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £330 £325
% change year-on-year -3.40% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 106 287 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.68% 20.14% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 557 458
Median daily rate £456 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.35% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 2
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +78.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.03 £26.20 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £36.00 £16.28
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 Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Tyne and Wear