The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 26 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.65% 0.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £260
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+136.66% -
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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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 85 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.03% 41.46% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 17
Average daily rate £300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 20 October 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Behat
1 1 (100.00%) Gearman
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Behat
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend