The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 114 93 47
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -46
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 9 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.53% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 1.86% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 49
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£325 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.42%
LAMP
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
693 484 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.77% 28.74% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 310 266
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 10 £325 -7.14% 18
LAMP
Yorkshire

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (95.24%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
5 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
6 11 (52.38%) NoSQL
6 11 (52.38%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (52.38%) Node.js
6 11 (52.38%) Tealeaf
6 11 (52.38%) Splunk
6 11 (52.38%) Redis
6 11 (52.38%) CentOS
6 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
6 11 (52.38%) Riverbed
6 11 (52.38%) Hadoop
6 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (52.38%) Puppet
6 11 (52.38%) DevOps
6 11 (52.38%) Opsview
6 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (52.38%) Memcached
6 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
6 11 (52.38%) Python
6 11 (52.38%) Data Management
6 11 (52.38%) Ruby
6 11 (52.38%) Graphite
6 11 (52.38%) Rundeck
7 8 (38.10%) MySQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
1 11 (52.38%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 11 (52.38%) NoSQL
2 11 (52.38%) Redis
2 11 (52.38%) Hadoop
3 8 (38.10%) MySQL
4 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) PHP Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Memcached
1 11 (52.38%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) Symfony
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) Doctrine
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) CentOS
2 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Data Management
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) OOP
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 3 (14.29%) OWASP
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) Python
4 11 (52.38%) Ruby
4 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) PHP5
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
1 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (52.38%) Opsview
1 11 (52.38%) Graphite
1 11 (52.38%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Riverbed
1 11 (52.38%) Tealeaf
1 11 (52.38%) Splunk
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