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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 125 101 107
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing LAMP 20 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.72% 1.39% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 5.36% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 10
Median daily rate £463 £373 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% +36.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £419 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.34%
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
945 765 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.08% 25.84% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 524 440
Median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £225
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 2 7 14
Median hourly rate £13.85 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £35.00 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.77 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
South Yorkshire +4 9 £500 +53.84% 4
West Yorkshire -17 8 £330 -10.81% 5
North Yorkshire +3 2 £325 -11.92% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 36 (90.00%) MySQL
2 35 (87.50%) Linux
3 25 (62.50%) PHP
4 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 18 (45.00%) OO
7 16 (40.00%) Apache
7 16 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 14 (35.00%) Windows
9 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
9 14 (35.00%) LEMP Stack
10 13 (32.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
10 13 (32.50%) CSS
10 13 (32.50%) HTML
10 13 (32.50%) nginx
10 13 (32.50%) Bash Shell
11 12 (30.00%) Puppet
11 12 (30.00%) Python
11 12 (30.00%) HTTP
11 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 12 (30.00%) DNS
11 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (30.00%) OO PHP
11 12 (30.00%) DevOps
12 11 (27.50%) LAPP Stack
12 11 (27.50%) Travis CI

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 16 (40.00%) Apache
2 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 13 (32.50%) nginx
4 11 (27.50%) IIS
4 11 (27.50%) Jetty
4 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.50%) WordPress
6 1 (2.50%) Drupal
6 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) DNS
1 12 (30.00%) HTTP
1 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (27.50%) DHCP
2 11 (27.50%) FTP
2 11 (27.50%) IPsec
3 3 (7.50%) Skype
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) BGP
5 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) MPLS
5 1 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.50%) OSPF
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (90.00%) MySQL
2 16 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.50%) Informix
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) Travis CI
3 7 (17.50%) PHPUnit
4 6 (15.00%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) Hudson
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.50%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (7.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) PHP Developer
3 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
6 7 (17.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (12.50%) PHP Zend Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Magento Developer
9 3 (7.50%) PHP Magento Developer
9 3 (7.50%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Linux Developer
10 2 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Administrator
11 1 (2.50%) Cisco Architect
11 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (32.50%) CSS
2 13 (32.50%) HTML
3 11 (27.50%) LAPP Stack
3 11 (27.50%) Servlets
4 9 (22.50%) RESTful
5 8 (20.00%) Doctrine
5 8 (20.00%) Zend Framework
6 6 (15.00%) HTML5
6 6 (15.00%) jQuery
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (7.50%) RSS
9 2 (5.00%) Google Maps API
9 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (5.00%) Symfony
9 2 (5.00%) XML
9 2 (5.00%) XSLT
10 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (2.50%) Laravel
10 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.00%) IBM XIV
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Debian
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) OO
3 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (32.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (30.00%) DevOps
5 12 (30.00%) OO PHP
6 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 10 (25.00%) TDD
7 8 (20.00%) Open Source
8 7 (17.50%) Software Architecture
8 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.50%) Web Development
9 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 6 (15.00%) MVC
10 5 (12.50%) Information Architecture
10 5 (12.50%) OOP
10 5 (12.50%) OWASP
11 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Mobile Optimisation
12 3 (7.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) PHP
2 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) Bash Shell
5 12 (30.00%) Python
6 11 (27.50%) Ruby
7 8 (20.00%) PHP 5
8 2 (5.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) Java
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CCDE
1 2 (5.00%) CCIE
1 2 (5.00%) CCNP
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) CCSP
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
3 1 (2.50%) Cacti
3 1 (2.50%) Graphite
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (2.50%) Opsview
3 1 (2.50%) Salt
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
1 11 (27.50%) Zend
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) EMC
2 2 (5.00%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) HP
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.00%) Veritas
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Dell
3 1 (2.50%) F5
3 1 (2.50%) NetApp
3 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.50%) Symantec