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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 99 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.84% 0.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 1.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £330 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.19% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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
377 288 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.50% 34.04% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 201 124
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £17.50 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £17.50 £70.25
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 Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 10 £330 -21.19%
LAMP
North East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Apache
2 16 (94.12%) MySQL
3 15 (88.24%) ITIL
3 15 (88.24%) Unix
3 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
5 13 (76.47%) Solaris
5 13 (76.47%) LDAP
5 13 (76.47%) ClearCase
5 13 (76.47%) Samba
5 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
5 13 (76.47%) Oracle
5 13 (76.47%) Perl
5 13 (76.47%) WAN
5 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
5 13 (76.47%) DNS
5 13 (76.47%) iSCSI
5 13 (76.47%) SAN
5 13 (76.47%) C-shell
5 13 (76.47%) Bash Shell
5 13 (76.47%) Korn
5 13 (76.47%) StarTeam
5 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
6 11 (64.71%) OpenStack
7 8 (47.06%) HPUX
8 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
8 6 (35.29%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 16 (94.12%) Apache
2 11 (64.71%) OpenStack
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) DigitalOcean
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
1 2 (11.76%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
1 13 (76.47%) iSCSI
1 13 (76.47%) LDAP
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
1 13 (76.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) DataStage
2 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) ClearCase
1 13 (76.47%) StarTeam
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) GitLab
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) HPUX Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) Solaris
4 8 (47.06%) HPUX
5 3 (17.65%) CentOS
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
2 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Bash Shell
1 13 (76.47%) C-shell
1 13 (76.47%) Korn
1 13 (76.47%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Jython
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (76.47%) Samba
3 2 (11.76%) VirtualBox
3 2 (11.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) OpenNMS
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
1 2 (11.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
5 2 (11.76%) SaltStack