The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Peterborough 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 25 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.81% 1.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 4.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.95% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-59.42% +455.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 49 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 26.61% 27.68% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 8
Average daily rate £313 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
LAMP
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LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

LAMP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Memcached
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) Gearman
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Behat
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Memcached
1 1 (50.00%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend