The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 20 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
North West / Manchester
Rank 76 103 90
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Contract jobs citing LAMP 13 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 0.92% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Median daily rate £325 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 - £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
448 545 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.51% 28.37% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 329 286
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 17 (94.44%) PHP
2 16 (88.89%) MySQL
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) Apache
5 8 (44.44%) OO
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) OOP
6 7 (38.89%) Zend
6 7 (38.89%) Zend Framework
7 6 (33.33%) SaaS
7 6 (33.33%) RESTful
7 6 (33.33%) Web Design
7 6 (33.33%) OOD
8 5 (27.78%) Adobe
8 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
8 5 (27.78%) WordPress
8 5 (27.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) jQuery
11 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
11 2 (11.11%) SOAP
11 2 (11.11%) XML
11 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 2 (11.11%) Scrum
11 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 2 (11.11%) Project Management
11 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 6 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) Zend Framework
4 6 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) Compass CSS Framework
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) Kohana
7 1 (5.56%) Laravel
7 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (5.56%) Sass
7 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) OO
2 7 (38.89%) OOP
3 6 (33.33%) OOD
3 6 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Zend
2 5 (27.78%) Adobe
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