The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 104 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.74% 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £330 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.19% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
396 346 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.27% 31.63% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 241 153
Median daily rate £390 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £7.25 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £17.50 £70.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -24 10 £330 -21.19%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North East region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Apache
2 17 (89.47%) MySQL
3 15 (78.95%) ITIL
3 15 (78.95%) Unix
3 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
4 13 (68.42%) SAN
4 13 (68.42%) iSCSI
4 13 (68.42%) Samba
4 13 (68.42%) Korn
4 13 (68.42%) StarTeam
4 13 (68.42%) Configuration Management
4 13 (68.42%) Solaris
4 13 (68.42%) LDAP
4 13 (68.42%) ClearCase
4 13 (68.42%) Oracle
4 13 (68.42%) Perl
4 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
4 13 (68.42%) DNS
4 13 (68.42%) C-shell
4 13 (68.42%) Bash Shell
5 11 (57.89%) OpenStack
6 8 (42.11%) HPUX
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) HP
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 17 (89.47%) Apache
2 11 (57.89%) OpenStack
3 2 (10.53%) Drupal
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) DigitalOcean
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
1 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
1 2 (10.53%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
1 13 (68.42%) iSCSI
1 13 (68.42%) LDAP
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
1 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
1 13 (68.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) DataStage
2 2 (10.53%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) ClearCase
1 13 (68.42%) StarTeam
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) GitLab
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) HPUX Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Unix Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (10.53%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Unix
3 13 (68.42%) Solaris
4 8 (42.11%) HPUX
5 4 (21.05%) CentOS
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 13 (68.42%) Configuration Management
2 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Bash Shell
1 13 (68.42%) C-shell
1 13 (68.42%) Korn
1 13 (68.42%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Jython
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (68.42%) Samba
3 2 (10.53%) VirtualBox
3 2 (10.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
1 2 (10.53%) OpenNMS
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
1 2 (10.53%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
4 2 (10.53%) SaltStack