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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 99 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing LAMP 6 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.39% 1.74% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 5.78% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
Median daily rate £450 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £415 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
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
576 415 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.92% 30.05% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 300 324
Median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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
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 31 May 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 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 21 (95.45%) PHP
2 21 (95.45%) Linux
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
4 14 (63.64%) OO
4 14 (63.64%) Apache
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) TDD
6 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
7 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
8 8 (36.36%) OO PHP
8 8 (36.36%) Doctrine
8 8 (36.36%) Zend
8 8 (36.36%) Zend Framework
8 8 (36.36%) PHP 5
8 8 (36.36%) RESTful
8 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
9 7 (31.82%) Subversion
9 7 (31.82%) PHPUnit
9 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
10 6 (27.27%) OWASP
10 6 (27.27%) Information Architecture
10 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (27.27%) Open Source
10 6 (27.27%) HTML
10 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (27.27%) OOP
10 6 (27.27%) CSS

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 14 (63.64%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) OSPF
3 1 (4.55%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
4 4 (18.18%) Redis
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data
6 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.55%) Informix
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) PHPUnit
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
2 3 (13.64%) Online Betting
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) PHP Developer
3 10 (45.45%) LAMP Developer
4 9 (40.91%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (13.64%) MongoDB Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (13.64%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Developer
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Doctrine
1 8 (36.36%) RESTful
1 8 (36.36%) Zend Framework
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) CLARiiON
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (9.09%) IBM XIV
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) OO
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) OO PHP
5 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
6 6 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 6 (27.27%) Information Architecture
6 6 (27.27%) OOP
6 6 (27.27%) Open Source
6 6 (27.27%) OWASP
7 5 (22.73%) High Availability
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) DevOps
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
10 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) PHP
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCDE
1 2 (9.09%) CCIE
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCSP
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Cacti
2 1 (4.55%) Graphite
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Opsview
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Salt
2 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Zend
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Veritas
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec