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 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank - 88 77
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.71% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £338 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +98.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
-39.65% -
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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
297 351 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.90% 23.49% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 198 165
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 45
Average hourly rate £16.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £22.26 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 January 2015. 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
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 3
Nottinghamshire - - - - 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) WordPress
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) CSS3
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
5 5 (38.46%) Zend
5 5 (38.46%) User Experience
5 5 (38.46%) Ajax
6 4 (30.77%) Subversion
6 4 (30.77%) SEO
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) Adobe
7 3 (23.08%) CMS
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) Joomla!
7 3 (23.08%) Drupal
7 3 (23.08%) Magento
8 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
8 2 (15.38%) Marketing
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) WordPress
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Joomla!
2 3 (23.08%) Drupal
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Magento Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) CSS3
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) XHTML
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) SEO
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
4 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Zend
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) Twitter