The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Lincolnshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 17 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.82% 1.67% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £24.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+192.78% -39.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 30.99% 21.67% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Average daily rate £330 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln - 1 £250 -
LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Postfix
3 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
2 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM