The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 23 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.27% - 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £24.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+192.78% -39.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 25.95% 22.56% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 11
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
LAMP
West Yorkshire

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAMP across the Bradford region.

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

LAMP
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP