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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.62% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £323 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -10.34%
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
307 197 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.94% 24.00% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 123 80
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 - 8 £330 - 1
Durham - 1 £300 - 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Apache
2 13 (86.67%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) Perl
4 8 (53.33%) Unix
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) Samba
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) Korn
5 6 (40.00%) StarTeam
5 6 (40.00%) Solaris
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) LDAP
5 6 (40.00%) ClearCase
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) C-shell
5 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (26.67%) HP
7 4 (26.67%) OpenStack

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 13 (86.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
3 2 (13.33%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (40.00%) LDAP
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (40.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) GitLab
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) HPUX Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 6 (40.00%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) HPUX
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (40.00%) C-shell
2 6 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Samba
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) HP