Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 149 158
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -39
Contract jobs citing LAMP 9 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.36% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 7
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% - +1.56%
10th Percentile £298 £263 £313
90th Percentile £491 £410 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £335 £418
% change year-on-year +11.94% -19.86% +30.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 948 1254 1373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.13% 34.83% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 899 907
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £519 £528 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAMP in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leeds +5 8 £388 +19.23% 6
Bradford - 1 - - 1
LAMP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Opsview
5 3 (33.33%) Grafana
5 3 (33.33%) Graphite
5 3 (33.33%) New Relic
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Memcached
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) Redis
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) Splunk
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Games
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) CSS

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) GCC
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) Memcached
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
1 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) JPA
3 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Symfony
3 1 (11.11%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Web Operations
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) PHP 5
6 1 (11.11%) PHP 7
6 1 (11.11%) VC++
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Grafana
2 3 (33.33%) Graphite
2 3 (33.33%) Opsview
3 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) New Relic
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle