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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 90 54 93
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +39
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 40 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 2.69% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 9.62% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 37 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £429 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+136.66% -
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
464 416 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.47% 28.01% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 278 217
Average daily rate £328 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +164.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 October 2014. 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 -32 8 £320 -20.00% 4
Huddersfield - 1 £320 -
Bradford - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 1
LAMP
Yorkshire

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) MySQL
3 10 (55.56%) Apache
4 8 (44.44%) Internet
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 7 (38.89%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) MVC
6 6 (33.33%) PHP5
6 6 (33.33%) OOP
6 6 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) Subversion
8 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) Zend
8 4 (22.22%) Open Source
9 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (16.67%) Selenium
9 3 (16.67%) Symfony
9 3 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Python
10 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) SugarCRM
2 2 (11.11%) Moodle
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
2 1 (5.56%) Riak
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 2 (11.11%) Bazaar
4 2 (11.11%) Behat
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Tester
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Symfony
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) Laravel
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) MooTools
6 1 (5.56%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) OOP
2 6 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 6 (33.33%) PHP5
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat