The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 78 107 111
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 36 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.60% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.42% 3.50% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 5
Median daily rate £275 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +15.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.16 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+14.31% -29.57%
LDAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
485 571 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.53% 22.17% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 276 242
Median daily rate £365 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the Berkshire region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Berkshire region.

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Newbury +15 23 £275 -
Reading +13 4 £375 -10.71% 3
Slough +4 2 - -
Maidenhead -2 1 £575 -
Wokingham - 1 £410 -
Bracknell - 1 £488 - 1
LDAP
South East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LDAP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 42 (56.76%) Change Management
2 40 (54.05%) DNS
3 39 (52.70%) VMware
4 33 (44.59%) Solaris
5 31 (41.89%) SQL
6 30 (40.54%) Java
6 30 (40.54%) Incident Management
7 29 (39.19%) Performance Monitoring
8 17 (22.97%) Diameter Protocol
9 16 (21.62%) SPML
9 16 (21.62%) 4G
9 16 (21.62%) SIGTRAN
9 16 (21.62%) 3G
10 15 (20.27%) Nokia
11 14 (18.92%) High Availability
12 13 (17.57%) SOAP
12 13 (17.57%) INAP
13 12 (16.22%) Windows
13 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
14 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
14 11 (14.86%) Back Office
14 11 (14.86%) LTE
14 11 (14.86%) MGW
15 10 (13.51%) Integration Testing
15 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
15 10 (13.51%) Linux
15 10 (13.51%) HNC
15 10 (13.51%) HND
16 9 (12.16%) Project Management
16 9 (12.16%) Telecoms

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (2.70%) GroupWise
1 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.35%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Office
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (6.76%) Office 365
3 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (54.05%) DNS
2 17 (22.97%) Diameter Protocol
3 16 (21.62%) 3G
3 16 (21.62%) 4G
3 16 (21.62%) SIGTRAN
4 13 (17.57%) INAP
5 11 (14.86%) LTE
5 11 (14.86%) MGW
6 7 (9.46%) SSL
7 6 (8.11%) Kerberos
8 5 (6.76%) Firewall
9 4 (5.41%) HTTP
10 3 (4.05%) VPN
11 2 (2.70%) FTP
11 2 (2.70%) Nokia DX200
11 2 (2.70%) SMTP
11 2 (2.70%) SSH
11 2 (2.70%) VoIP
12 1 (1.35%) BIG-IP
12 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) Data Lake
1 1 (1.35%) DB2
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.35%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.35%) JUnit
1 1 (1.35%) Selenium
1 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.86%) Back Office
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.81%) Front Office
4 5 (6.76%) Billing
5 3 (4.05%) French Language
5 3 (4.05%) German Language
5 3 (4.05%) Italian Language
5 3 (4.05%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (4.05%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Support Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) Solaris Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) VMware Engineer
3 25 (33.78%) Administrator
4 23 (31.08%) Solaris Administrator
4 23 (31.08%) Solaris Support Engineer
4 23 (31.08%) VMWare Administrator
4 23 (31.08%) VMware Support Engineer
5 21 (28.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (28.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 21 (28.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Mobile Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Tester
8 4 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Escalation Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) SPML
2 13 (17.57%) SOAP
3 6 (8.11%) SAML
4 5 (6.76%) OAuth2
5 4 (5.41%) JSP
5 4 (5.41%) Web Services
6 3 (4.05%) JDBC
7 2 (2.70%) COM
8 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.35%) AppFabric
8 1 (1.35%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (1.35%) J2EE
8 1 (1.35%) JMS
8 1 (1.35%) Middleware
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) PKI
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) DataPower
3 1 (1.35%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.35%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.35%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.35%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Solaris
2 12 (16.22%) Windows
3 10 (13.51%) Linux
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.11%) Unix
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.05%) VMS
8 2 (2.70%) AIX
8 2 (2.70%) SUSE
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.76%) Change Management
2 30 (40.54%) Incident Management
3 29 (39.19%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (18.92%) High Availability
5 10 (13.51%) Integration Testing
5 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.16%) Network Design
6 9 (12.16%) Project Management
6 9 (12.16%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.11%) Validation
9 5 (6.76%) B2B
9 5 (6.76%) B2C
9 5 (6.76%) CRM
9 5 (6.76%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.76%) Test Management
10 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.05%) Identity Management
11 3 (4.05%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.05%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) SQL
2 30 (40.54%) Java
3 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.35%) Perl
5 1 (1.35%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) HNC
1 10 (13.51%) HND
2 6 (8.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) CISA
3 1 (1.35%) CISM
3 1 (1.35%) CISSP
3 1 (1.35%) GCFA
3 1 (1.35%) GCIH
3 1 (1.35%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.35%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.35%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.35%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.70%) NFS
5 1 (1.35%) KVM
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.35%) Ansible
3 1 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.35%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.35%) OpenView
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) VMware
2 15 (20.27%) Nokia
3 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle
5 6 (8.11%) EMC
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.76%) Siebel
7 4 (5.41%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.70%) CommVault
8 2 (2.70%) F5
8 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.35%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.35%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.35%) NetApp
9 1 (1.35%) Opsware
9 1 (1.35%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.35%) Qualys
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) Veritas