The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 35 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.41% 3.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Median daily rate £300 £358 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.08% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.25

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 130 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.98% 46.26% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 73 38
Median daily rate £305 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.15% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

LAMP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP