The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 62 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 0.68% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£190 £230 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
-39.65% -
LAMP
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
227 171 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.95% 29.03% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 91 160
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £395 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -16.12%
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 Glasgow

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

LAMP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per week
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago