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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 107 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing LAMP 14 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.66% 0.57% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 1.87% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £305 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £410 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.14% +27.27%
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
541 535 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.56% 30.57% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 347 221
Average daily rate £330 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £43.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 30 June 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 -13 12 £275 -9.83% 18
LAMP
Yorkshire

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 27 (96.43%) PHP
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
5 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) MVC
6 10 (35.71%) MySQL
6 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 9 (32.14%) Riverbed
7 9 (32.14%) CentOS
7 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (32.14%) Hadoop
7 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
7 9 (32.14%) Memcached
7 9 (32.14%) Puppet
7 9 (32.14%) Data Management
7 9 (32.14%) Ruby
7 9 (32.14%) Splunk
7 9 (32.14%) Redis
7 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
7 9 (32.14%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (32.14%) Node.js
7 9 (32.14%) Tealeaf
7 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Opsview
7 9 (32.14%) Graphite

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (39.29%) Tomcat
2 9 (32.14%) Node.js
3 3 (10.71%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
2 10 (35.71%) MySQL
3 9 (32.14%) Hadoop
3 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
3 9 (32.14%) Redis
4 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
2 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) PHP Developer
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (10.71%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.57%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Memcached
1 9 (32.14%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (17.86%) XML
3 5 (17.86%) Doctrine
4 3 (10.71%) Symfony
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
6 1 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) CentOS
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Data Management
2 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) OOP
6 4 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
7 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (10.71%) Planning Poker
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.57%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source
9 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) PHP
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Python
5 9 (32.14%) Ruby
5 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) PHP5
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) C
8 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (32.14%) Opsview
1 9 (32.14%) Graphite
1 9 (32.14%) Rundeck
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Riverbed
1 9 (32.14%) Tealeaf
1 9 (32.14%) Splunk
2 5 (17.86%) Zend