Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 80 69
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 -7
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.12% 0.35% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.99% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
South Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +53.85% +47.73%
10th Percentile £288 £405 £230
90th Percentile £313 £500 £473
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £368
% change year-on-year +3.23% +5.44% +14.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 190 406 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.86% 35.65% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 287 221
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £324 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £568 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +455.56% -41.94%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £21.00
% change year-on-year +169.09% -29.21% -42.47%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAMP in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +12 1 £300 -40.00% 4
LAMP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Build and Release Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Release Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Pega