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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - 66 55
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.31% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £190 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +144.82%
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
146 229 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.55% 29.36% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 151 100
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £463 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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