The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 90 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing LAMP 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.16% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£315 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £30.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+136.66% +10.09%
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England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
368 432 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.33% 27.60% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 239 175
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 3 £315 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 3
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 2
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) WordPress
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) CSS3
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 6 (37.50%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Ajax
7 5 (31.25%) Zend
7 5 (31.25%) Drupal
7 5 (31.25%) User Experience
8 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (25.00%) Subversion
8 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (25.00%) SEO
9 3 (18.75%) CMS
9 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
9 3 (18.75%) XHTML
9 3 (18.75%) Adobe
9 3 (18.75%) SAN
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 3 (18.75%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (68.75%) WordPress
2 5 (31.25%) Drupal
3 3 (18.75%) CMS
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) Joomla!
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Magento Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (50.00%) CSS3
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) XHTML
6 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (6.25%) Symfony
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) SEO
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Pay per click
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) PHP5
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) hybris
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