The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 136 109 67
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -42
Contract jobs citing LAMP 13 11 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.47% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 1.71% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 54
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
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
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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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
947 644 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.94% 27.24% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 402 408
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £213
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 13 10 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
West Yorkshire -18 12 £325 +1.56% 21
South Yorkshire -19 1 £450 +102.24% 5
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (92.86%) PHP
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) SQL
5 15 (53.57%) MySQL
6 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
7 12 (42.86%) Python
7 12 (42.86%) Ruby
7 12 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (42.86%) DevOps
7 12 (42.86%) CentOS
7 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
7 12 (42.86%) Puppet
7 12 (42.86%) MongoDB
7 12 (42.86%) Node.js
8 11 (39.29%) Tealeaf
8 11 (39.29%) Splunk
8 11 (39.29%) Redis
8 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
8 11 (39.29%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (39.29%) Riverbed
8 11 (39.29%) Hadoop
8 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (39.29%) Opsview
8 11 (39.29%) Graphite
8 11 (39.29%) Rundeck
8 11 (39.29%) Memcached
8 11 (39.29%) Data Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 12 (42.86%) Node.js
2 6 (21.43%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Jetty
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) DMZ
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) MySQL
2 12 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (39.29%) Redis
3 11 (39.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.57%) PhantomJS
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
5 1 (3.57%) PVCS
5 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 11 (39.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Magento Developer
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Memcached
1 11 (39.29%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (35.71%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) XHTML
6 4 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (10.71%) Symfony
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) Middleware
9 1 (3.57%) CakePHP
9 1 (3.57%) Java EE
9 1 (3.57%) RESTful
9 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.57%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Tandem
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) CentOS
3 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) DevOps
2 11 (39.29%) Data Management
3 7 (25.00%) OO
3 7 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) OOP
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) OWASP
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) Information Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
9 1 (3.57%) MVC
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) System Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) PHP
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) Python
4 12 (42.86%) Ruby
4 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 4 (14.29%) PHP5
6 2 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) vCloud
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Puppet
1 12 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (39.29%) Opsview
2 11 (39.29%) Graphite
2 11 (39.29%) Rundeck
3 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Riverbed
1 11 (39.29%) Tealeaf
1 11 (39.29%) Splunk
2 5 (17.86%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Google