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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 115 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 22 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.64% 3.82% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 13
Average daily rate £359 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +144.82%
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
833 680 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.61% 26.68% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 439 400
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £368 -2.00% 18
South Yorkshire -6 9 £325 -13.33% 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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%) MySQL
2 24 (85.71%) Linux
3 23 (82.14%) PHP
4 17 (60.71%) Apache
5 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
7 14 (50.00%) DevOps
8 11 (39.29%) Subversion
8 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
9 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
9 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
10 9 (32.14%) Puppet
10 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
10 9 (32.14%) Windows
11 8 (28.57%) TDD
11 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (28.57%) OO
11 8 (28.57%) JBoss
11 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
11 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (28.57%) Node.js
12 7 (25.00%) Redis
12 7 (25.00%) High Availability
12 7 (25.00%) JIRA
12 7 (25.00%) Selenium
12 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (25.00%) Open Source
12 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (60.71%) Apache
2 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 8 (28.57%) JBoss
3 8 (28.57%) Node.js
4 4 (14.29%) nginx
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
5 2 (7.14%) Jetty
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) CMS
6 1 (3.57%) Confluence
6 1 (3.57%) Drupal
6 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) PaaS
3 5 (17.86%) IaaS
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.57%) GitHub
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) IPsec
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) IMAP
4 1 (3.57%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.57%) SMTP
4 1 (3.57%) SNMP
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) MySQL
2 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (25.00%) Redis
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.57%) Big Data
7 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
7 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Subversion
2 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 7 (25.00%) JIRA
3 7 (25.00%) Selenium
4 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.86%) JUnit
4 5 (17.86%) Maven
4 5 (17.86%) MSI
4 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) FishEye
6 1 (3.57%) JConsole
6 1 (3.57%) JProfiler
6 1 (3.57%) Mockito
6 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.57%) VisualVM
6 1 (3.57%) YourKit
General
1 5 (17.86%) Games
1 5 (17.86%) Online Betting
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) LAMP Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (17.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (14.29%) MongoDB Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Linux Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.57%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) Doctrine
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.57%) Play Framework
5 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.57%) Servlets
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.71%) Debian
5 3 (10.71%) Unix
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) Fedora
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) DevOps
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (28.57%) OO
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.00%) High Availability
5 7 (25.00%) Open Source
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (21.43%) OOP
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) Code Coverage
7 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
7 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 5 (17.86%) OWASP
7 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) PHP
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 5 (17.86%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Go
7 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) Varnish
2 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) logstash
4 1 (3.57%) Cacti
4 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SaltStack
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) Zend
East Riding
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago