Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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.

WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 884 895
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -16
Contract jobs citing WAMP 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.006% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
UK median daily rate £318 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.78% +16.36% -14.40%
10th Percentile £306 £272 £183
90th Percentile £335 £364 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £275 £270
% change year-on-year +15.45% +1.85% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32706 32101 32482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.04% 30.38% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23099 22264 22271
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 368 548
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.10 £14.09 £15.03
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.29%

WAMP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 8 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 6 months to 18 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
England +46 5 £318 -13.01% 1
UK excluding London +36 3 £318 +15.45% 1
London -6 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
South East - 1 £310 -
North of England - 1 £325 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) API Development
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) MQTT
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience

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 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) AMQP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) MQTT
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) API Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet