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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 109 116 93
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Contract jobs citing LAMP 11 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 1.61% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Median daily rate £320 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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
666 747 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.94% 32.86% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 496 329
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £31.02 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.28% -37.96%
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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds +2 11 £320 -20.00% 6
LAMP
Yorkshire

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) Open Source
4 13 (68.42%) HTML
5 11 (57.89%) PHP
5 11 (57.89%) MySQL
6 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (42.11%) HTML5
7 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (36.84%) WordPress
8 7 (36.84%) RSS
8 7 (36.84%) Wireframes
8 7 (36.84%) Mobile Optimisation
9 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) XML
9 6 (31.58%) XSLT
9 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (31.58%) Subversion
9 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 6 (31.58%) Google
9 6 (31.58%) Google Maps API
10 5 (26.32%) Information Architecture
10 5 (26.32%) OWASP
10 5 (26.32%) Web Services
10 5 (26.32%) OOP
10 5 (26.32%) OO
10 5 (26.32%) Windows
10 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (36.84%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LDAP
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) Informix
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) WordPress Developer
3 6 (31.58%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Release Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) HTML5
4 7 (36.84%) RSS
5 6 (31.58%) Google Maps API
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) XSLT
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) ebXML
7 3 (15.79%) REST
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Smartcard
2 2 (10.53%) CLARiiON
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) IBM XIV
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Open Source
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Mobile Optimisation
3 7 (36.84%) Wireframes
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
5 5 (26.32%) Information Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) OOP
5 5 (26.32%) OWASP
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
8 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.79%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CCNP
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) RHCE
4 2 (10.53%) CCDE
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSP
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Cacti
2 1 (5.26%) Graphite
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Opsview
2 1 (5.26%) Salt
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Google
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) EMC
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Veritas
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec