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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 142 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £330 - £343
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £316
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £71.00 £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
618 607 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.71% 20.28% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 328 485
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £24.90 £18.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £40.00 £78.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 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 3 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
Edinburgh - 2 £358 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £223 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Apache
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) Solaris
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) LDAP
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
7 3 (27.27%) Drupal
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (27.27%) Perl
7 3 (27.27%) Windows

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 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Drupal
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
3 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
4 1 (9.09%) ColdFusion
4 1 (9.09%) JBoss
4 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) LDAP
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (18.18%) Informix
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) HBase
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Drupal Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 2 (18.18%) Modernizr
3 2 (18.18%) Sass
3 2 (18.18%) Symfony
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
1 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Solaris
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Kanban
2 2 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C-shell
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Korn
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (18.18%) Samba
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) Facebook
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter
4 2 (18.18%) Zend
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
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