The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 20.83% 9.21% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 14
Median daily rate £325 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £282 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £308 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%