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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 128 109 106
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing LAMP 13 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 1.42% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 4.94% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 14
Median daily rate £500 £375 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +32.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
892 810 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.62% 28.81% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 535 538
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -25 7 £450 +13.92% 14
South Yorkshire -4 6 £500 +53.84% 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 40 (95.24%) MySQL
2 38 (90.48%) Linux
3 32 (76.19%) PHP
4 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (54.76%) Apache
6 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
8 17 (40.48%) DevOps
9 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
9 16 (38.10%) OO
10 15 (35.71%) SQL
10 15 (35.71%) Windows
10 15 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (35.71%) MongoDB
11 14 (33.33%) Puppet
11 14 (33.33%) TDD
11 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
13 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
14 11 (26.19%) Subversion
14 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
15 10 (23.81%) LEMP Stack
15 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
15 10 (23.81%) HTTP
16 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
16 9 (21.43%) DNS
16 9 (21.43%) Python
16 9 (21.43%) IIS

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 23 (54.76%) Apache
2 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
3 9 (21.43%) IIS
3 9 (21.43%) nginx
4 8 (19.05%) Jetty
4 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
5 6 (14.29%) JBoss
5 6 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) Drupal
6 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) IaaS
3 4 (9.52%) PaaS
3 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 8 (19.05%) DHCP
3 8 (19.05%) FTP
3 8 (19.05%) IPsec
4 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) BGP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) LDAP
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (95.24%) MySQL
2 15 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 15 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.90%) Redis
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) Informix
5 1 (2.38%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.19%) Subversion
3 8 (19.05%) Travis CI
4 7 (16.67%) PHPUnit
5 6 (14.29%) JIRA
6 4 (9.52%) JUnit
6 4 (9.52%) Maven
6 4 (9.52%) MSI
6 4 (9.52%) Selenium
6 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.38%) Hudson
7 1 (2.38%) Mockito
7 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (14.29%) Games
2 4 (9.52%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 22 (52.38%) PHP Developer
3 12 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) LAMP Developer
4 11 (26.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (23.81%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Magento Developer
6 4 (9.52%) MongoDB Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Developer
8 2 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) LEMP Stack
2 9 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
3 8 (19.05%) CSS
3 8 (19.05%) Doctrine
3 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 8 (19.05%) RESTful
3 8 (19.05%) Servlets
3 8 (19.05%) Zend Framework
4 5 (11.90%) .NET
4 5 (11.90%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.76%) Ajax
5 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.76%) REST
6 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.38%) CSS3
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.38%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) CLARiiON
1 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (4.76%) IBM XIV
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Debian
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) DevOps
3 16 (38.10%) OO
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (33.33%) TDD
5 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 9 (21.43%) OO PHP
7 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 7 (16.67%) OOP
7 7 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 6 (14.29%) High Availability
8 6 (14.29%) Information Architecture
8 6 (14.29%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) OWASP
8 6 (14.29%) Scrum
9 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) PHP
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
5 9 (21.43%) Python
6 8 (19.05%) PHP 5
6 8 (19.05%) Ruby
7 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.14%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) Go
9 1 (2.38%) Scala
9 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) CCDE
1 2 (4.76%) CCIE
1 2 (4.76%) CCNP
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) CCSP
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Puppet
2 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Cacti
4 1 (2.38%) Graphite
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Opsview
4 1 (2.38%) Salt
4 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 8 (19.05%) Zend
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) EMC
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Veritas
5 1 (2.38%) Dell
5 1 (2.38%) F5
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec