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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 48 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing LAMP 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.68% 0.71% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 2.74% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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
103 73 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.70% 26.07% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 42 51
Median daily rate £385 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +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 26 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 14 (93.33%) MySQL
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) Tomcat
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Puppet
3 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (80.00%) DevOps
3 12 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (73.33%) HTTP
5 10 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
5 10 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
5 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
5 10 (66.67%) MongoDB
5 10 (66.67%) nginx
5 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 10 (66.67%) Python
5 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (60.00%) IPsec
6 9 (60.00%) Ruby
6 9 (60.00%) Jetty
6 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
6 9 (60.00%) DHCP
6 9 (60.00%) FTP
6 9 (60.00%) DNS
6 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (60.00%) IIS
6 9 (60.00%) Servlets

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 14 (93.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (66.67%) nginx
3 9 (60.00%) IIS
3 9 (60.00%) Jetty
3 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (33.33%) Apache
4 5 (33.33%) JBoss
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (20.00%) PaaS
2 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) HTTP
2 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) FTP
3 9 (60.00%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) MySQL
2 10 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (60.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) JUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Maven
3 3 (20.00%) MSI
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Mockito
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
1 10 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 9 (60.00%) Servlets
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
3 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Underscore.js
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Debian
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (80.00%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) Go
7 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Puppet
2 12 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) VMware