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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - - 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £328 £348
% change year-on-year +0.76% -5.75%  
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 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 240 221 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.68% 31.71% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 153 81
Median daily rate £384 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.64% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAMP in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Tyne and Wear