The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 1.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.61%
LAMP
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 104 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.22% 24.64% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 75 36
Median daily rate £375 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £9.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -41.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) nginx
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (87.50%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (87.50%) Travis CI
2 7 (87.50%) Mongrel
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Jetty
2 7 (87.50%) IPsec
2 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) FTP
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) nginx
2 7 (87.50%) Jetty
2 7 (87.50%) Mongrel
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) FTP
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) IPsec
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) LAPP Stack
1 7 (87.50%) LEMP Stack
1 7 (87.50%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco