The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for WAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WAMP over the 3 months to 24 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.

WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 636 642
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6  
Contract jobs citing WAMP 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.015% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.052% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £275 £311 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.64% +38.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £330 £215
% change year-on-year -16.66% +53.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WAMP 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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14826 15294 15382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.05% 28.44% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10246 10766 10266
Median daily rate £426 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 181 209
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

WAMP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WAMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WAMP in the UK

WAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAMP in the UK

WAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAMP in the UK

WAMP
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 1 £275 -16.66% 5
Leeds - 1 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WAMP.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Google Maps API
3 3 (60.00%) WordPress
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Optimisation
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) RSS
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Laravel
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development

WAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (60.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Google Maps API
2 3 (60.00%) RSS
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Optimisation
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) Progress
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