The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 99 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing LAMP 9 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 1.57% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 5.91% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
Median daily rate £330 £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £415 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -10.34%
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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
597 406 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.28% 26.57% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 313 285
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £289 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.85 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.06% +188.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 17 (80.95%) PHP
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) OO
5 12 (57.14%) Apache
6 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (42.86%) CSS
7 9 (42.86%) HTML
7 9 (42.86%) TDD
7 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 9 (42.86%) Open Source
7 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
8 8 (38.10%) OO PHP
8 8 (38.10%) RESTful
8 8 (38.10%) Zend
8 8 (38.10%) Zend Framework
8 8 (38.10%) PHP 5
8 8 (38.10%) Doctrine
9 7 (33.33%) PHPUnit
9 7 (33.33%) Software Architecture
9 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 6 (28.57%) Subversion
10 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
11 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (23.81%) OOP
11 5 (23.81%) Information Architecture
11 5 (23.81%) OWASP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) BGP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) OSPF
2 1 (4.76%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) Informix
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.76%) Redis
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 6 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 3 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Online Betting
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 8 (38.10%) LAMP Developer
4 7 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (19.05%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
7 2 (9.52%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (4.76%) Magento Developer
8 1 (4.76%) MongoDB Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (4.76%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) Doctrine
2 8 (38.10%) RESTful
2 8 (38.10%) Zend Framework
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) RSS
4 3 (14.29%) Google Maps API
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CLARiiON
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (9.52%) IBM XIV
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (61.90%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) Open Source
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) OO PHP
4 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 5 (23.81%) Information Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) OOP
6 5 (23.81%) OWASP
7 4 (19.05%) Mobile Optimisation
7 4 (19.05%) Wireframes
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) High Availability
9 2 (9.52%) Scrum
10 1 (4.76%) Change Management
10 1 (4.76%) MVC
10 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCDE
1 2 (9.52%) CCIE
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCSP
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Cacti
2 1 (4.76%) Graphite
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Opsview
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Salt
2 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Zend
2 3 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec