The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 64 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.17% 3.29% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.90% 13.40% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £130.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-66.09% +438.14%
LAMP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
204 209 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.86% 24.59% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 166 90
Average daily rate £375 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Bristol region.

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (96.00%) PHP
2 19 (76.00%) Linux
3 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) MySQL
4 15 (60.00%) CentOS
5 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (52.00%) Apache
5 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
5 13 (52.00%) Ruby
6 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (44.00%) Puppet
7 11 (44.00%) XenServer
7 11 (44.00%) Ubuntu
7 11 (44.00%) Hudson
7 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (44.00%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (44.00%) DevOps
7 11 (44.00%) Salt
7 11 (44.00%) Citrix
7 11 (44.00%) Firewall
7 11 (44.00%) Samba
7 11 (44.00%) VMware
7 11 (44.00%) LDAP
7 11 (44.00%) LAN
7 11 (44.00%) WAN
7 11 (44.00%) Perl
8 9 (36.00%) TDD
8 9 (36.00%) JIRA
9 8 (32.00%) Scrum

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (52.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) nginx
2 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (20.00%) MediaWiki
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
1 11 (44.00%) LDAP
1 11 (44.00%) LAN
1 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 5 (20.00%) IPsec
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) OSPF
2 5 (20.00%) BGP
2 5 (20.00%) IPv6
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) Redis
3 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (44.00%) Hudson
2 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (36.00%) JIRA
4 5 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (8.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (12.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Symfony
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) HTML5
3 5 (20.00%) Doctrine
4 4 (16.00%) Memcached
4 4 (16.00%) RESTful
4 4 (16.00%) JSON
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) Servlets
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Wiki
2 2 (8.00%) DTV
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) CentOS
3 11 (44.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (20.00%) Debian
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (44.00%) DevOps
4 9 (36.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) Scrum
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) OO PHP
7 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (20.00%) Build Automation
7 5 (20.00%) Database Theory
7 5 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
8 4 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
9 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) PHP
2 13 (52.00%) Ruby
3 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (44.00%) Perl
4 8 (32.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) PHP5
7 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (24.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) XenServer
1 11 (44.00%) Samba
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Puppet
1 11 (44.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (44.00%) Salt
2 5 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Zend
4 4 (16.00%) New Relic
5 2 (8.00%) SAP
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