The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicestershire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.33% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.95% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-59.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 101 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.31% 39.30% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 27
Average daily rate £275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Zend