The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 96 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing LAMP 23 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.97% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 3.43% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 27
Average daily rate £270 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £470 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £24.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+192.78% -39.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
756 583 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.39% 28.27% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 323 327
Average daily rate £315 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -23 13 £280 -30.00% 15
North Yorkshire - 10 £270 -
South Yorkshire -4 4 £280 -9.67% 3
East Yorkshire - - - -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 33 (89.19%) PHP
2 24 (64.86%) MySQL
3 21 (56.76%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 18 (48.65%) CSS
5 14 (37.84%) HTML5
6 12 (32.43%) Linux
6 12 (32.43%) OO
7 11 (29.73%) CSS3
8 10 (27.03%) Apache
9 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
10 8 (21.62%) Zend
10 8 (21.62%) jQuery
10 8 (21.62%) MVC
10 8 (21.62%) Magento
11 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
11 7 (18.92%) OOP
12 6 (16.22%) Web Services
12 6 (16.22%) Scrum
13 5 (13.51%) JSON
13 5 (13.51%) WordPress
13 5 (13.51%) TDD
13 5 (13.51%) XML
13 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
13 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
14 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
14 4 (10.81%) XHTML
14 4 (10.81%) SugarCRM

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (27.03%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) WordPress
3 4 (10.81%) SugarCRM
4 3 (8.11%) Moodle
5 2 (5.41%) CMS
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Intranet
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) JMeter
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) PHP Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (13.51%) LAMP Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 3 (8.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (5.41%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) CSS
3 14 (37.84%) HTML5
4 11 (29.73%) CSS3
5 8 (21.62%) jQuery
6 6 (16.22%) Web Services
7 5 (13.51%) XML
7 5 (13.51%) JSON
7 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.81%) XHTML
9 3 (8.11%) SOAP
9 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.41%) Symfony
10 2 (5.41%) Laravel
10 2 (5.41%) Sass
10 2 (5.41%) LESS
11 1 (2.70%) .NET
11 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) Kindle
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) OO
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) OOP
4 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.11%) Change Management
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.70%) Web Development
9 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) PHP
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) PHP5
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Zend
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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