The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 130 138 111
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Contract jobs citing LAMP 16 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 1.43% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 9
Median daily rate £335 £463 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.56% +44.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
England

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
1024 1047 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.02% 32.85% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 714 440
Median daily rate £390 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.04 £50.00
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +13 10 £320 -20.00% 6
South Yorkshire +7 5 £500 +8.10% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 33 (86.84%) Linux
2 29 (76.32%) MySQL
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (52.63%) CSS
5 19 (50.00%) Windows
5 19 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
7 17 (44.74%) HTML
7 17 (44.74%) Bash Shell
8 16 (42.11%) PHP
8 16 (42.11%) Ruby
9 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
9 15 (39.47%) DNS
9 15 (39.47%) Open Source
9 15 (39.47%) Puppet
9 15 (39.47%) MongoDB
9 15 (39.47%) nginx
9 15 (39.47%) DevOps
9 15 (39.47%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
10 14 (36.84%) LEMP Stack
10 14 (36.84%) DHCP
10 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
10 14 (36.84%) IIS
11 13 (34.21%) Servlets
11 13 (34.21%) FTP
11 13 (34.21%) HTTP
11 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (39.47%) nginx
1 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
2 14 (36.84%) IIS
3 13 (34.21%) Jetty
3 13 (34.21%) Mongrel
3 13 (34.21%) WebSphere
4 7 (18.42%) WordPress
5 4 (10.53%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) CMS
6 1 (2.63%) Drupal
6 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) DNS
2 14 (36.84%) DHCP
3 13 (34.21%) FTP
3 13 (34.21%) HTTP
3 13 (34.21%) IPsec
3 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.89%) LDAP
4 3 (7.89%) Skype
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) BGP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.63%) Firewall
6 1 (2.63%) iBeacon
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (2.63%) OSPF
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) MySQL
2 18 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (39.47%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.63%) Big Data
7 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.63%) Informix
7 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 13 (34.21%) Travis CI
3 6 (15.79%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) git-flow
6 1 (2.63%) Hudson
6 1 (2.63%) JMeter
6 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.63%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 10 (26.32%) PHP Developer
5 7 (18.42%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) CSS
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 14 (36.84%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (34.21%) LAPP Stack
4 13 (34.21%) Servlets
5 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 7 (18.42%) RSS
7 6 (15.79%) Google Maps API
7 6 (15.79%) XML
7 6 (15.79%) XSLT
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) ebXML
9 3 (7.89%) jQuery
9 3 (7.89%) REST
9 3 (7.89%) SOAP
10 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (2.63%) CSS3
11 1 (2.63%) Laravel
11 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) PKI
2 3 (7.89%) Smartcard
3 2 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Social Network
4 1 (2.63%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 17 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (39.47%) DevOps
4 15 (39.47%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) OO
6 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.42%) Mobile Optimisation
6 7 (18.42%) Wireframes
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
8 5 (13.16%) Information Architecture
8 5 (13.16%) OOP
8 5 (13.16%) OWASP
9 4 (10.53%) MVC
9 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Web Development
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.89%) ITIL
10 3 (7.89%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Bash Shell
2 16 (42.11%) PHP
2 16 (42.11%) Ruby
3 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) C++
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CCNP
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) RHCE
4 2 (5.26%) CCDE
4 2 (5.26%) CCIE
4 2 (5.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCSP
5 1 (2.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Squid
2 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (39.47%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Cacti
3 1 (2.63%) Graphite
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Opsview
3 1 (2.63%) Salt
3 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Zend
4 2 (5.26%) EMC
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter