The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +144.82%
LAMP
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
241 107 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.90% 27.44% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 77 62
Average daily rate £363 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Fedora
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) FishEye
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Fedora
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk