Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 17 November 2017 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 146 104
Rank change year-on-year +51 -42 -19
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.11% 0.70% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 2.49% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £330 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -21.19% +39.58%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £299
90th Percentile £338 £350 £513
North East median daily rate £325 £323 £419
% change year-on-year +0.78% -22.99% +39.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 281 684 442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.68% 28.04% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 476 288
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £354 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% -11.62% +8.91%
10th Percentile £292 £275 £269
90th Percentile £547 £500 £588
North East median daily rate £400 £357 £400
% change year-on-year +12.03% -10.74% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £28.25 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.29% +6.60% -11.67%
10th Percentile £16.50 £26.60 £19.03
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £27.70
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £17.64
% change year-on-year +60.71% +58.78% -41.22%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAMP in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Tyne and Wear

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +45 1 £325 -1.52% 1
LAMP
North East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (100.00%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (100.00%) VMware