The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 136 129 123
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing LAMP 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 0.50% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £267 £185 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.32% -45.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £181 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £205 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
587 602 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.23% 20.67% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 308 471
Median daily rate £350 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Renfrewshire - 4 £266 -
Edinburgh -7 2 £400 +116.21% 4
Glasgow - 2 £223 -
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LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) LDAP
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Middleware
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
7 3 (27.27%) FTP
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
7 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
7 3 (27.27%) SNMP
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) SSL
7 3 (27.27%) Solaris
7 3 (27.27%) XML

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) lighttpd
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
3 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (9.09%) Drupal
4 1 (9.09%) JBoss
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) FTP
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) IPv4
3 3 (27.27%) IPv6
3 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) SMTP
3 3 (27.27%) SNMP
3 3 (27.27%) SSH
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Informix
4 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
1 2 (18.18%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) Django
3 3 (27.27%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (27.27%) Laravel
3 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Debian
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) SUSE
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) High Availability
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
1 3 (27.27%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) C-shell
5 2 (18.18%) Korn
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Samba
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cacti
1 3 (27.27%) Munin
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (9.09%) Sun
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