Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for LEMP Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LEMP Stack over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 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.

LEMP Stack (Linux, Nginx, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +44
Contract jobs citing LEMP Stack 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.30% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median daily rate £375 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

LEMP Stack 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 Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 115 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 34.74% 28.62% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 35
Watford median daily rate £380 £390 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -4.88% +13.10%
10th Percentile £211 £258 £280
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year -53.33% +257.14% -53.33%

LEMP Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing LEMP Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for LEMP Stack in Watford

LEMP Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LEMP Stack in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LEMP Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for LEMP Stack.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

LEMP Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend