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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 124 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Contract jobs citing LAMP 18 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.95% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 3.09% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £315 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
- +192.78%
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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
835 777 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.75% 30.60% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 529 333
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 £251 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -11 14 £375 +33.92% 18
North Yorkshire -7 4 £375 +38.88%
South Yorkshire -12 1 £375 +33.92% 2
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (89.29%) PHP
2 15 (53.57%) MySQL
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 12 (42.86%) CSS
5 11 (39.29%) Linux
5 11 (39.29%) MVC
6 9 (32.14%) Zend
7 8 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) BDD
8 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (25.00%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) OOP
9 6 (21.43%) Apache
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 6 (21.43%) Doctrine
10 5 (17.86%) PHPUnit
10 5 (17.86%) jQuery
10 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.86%) Python
11 4 (14.29%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
11 4 (14.29%) Ruby
11 4 (14.29%) Planning Poker
11 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) Redis
3 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) PHPUnit
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) PHP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
5 3 (10.71%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Development Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
1 12 (42.86%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
3 7 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (21.43%) Doctrine
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) Memcached
6 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (10.71%) Ajax
6 3 (10.71%) XHTML
7 2 (7.14%) Symfony
7 2 (7.14%) CSS3
8 1 (3.57%) RESTful
8 1 (3.57%) Spring
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
8 1 (3.57%) SOAP
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) TDD
2 8 (28.57%) BDD
3 6 (21.43%) OOP
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 4 (14.29%) Planning Poker
4 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 3 (10.71%) Data Management
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) PHP
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby
5 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) PHP5
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) iptables
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.71%) Opsview
2 3 (10.71%) Graphite
3 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Zend
2 3 (10.71%) Splunk
2 3 (10.71%) Tealeaf
2 3 (10.71%) Riverbed
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
Yorkshire and the Humber
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