The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 110 83 123
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +40
Contract jobs citing LDAP 13 42 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 1.68% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 7.27% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 3
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£280 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.60 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-46.80% +53.84%
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
639 578 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.02% 23.12% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 214 250
Average daily rate £335 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £427 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £20.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.28 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 6 £275 -35.29%
Bracknell -9 1 - - 3
Slough - 1 £285 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
LDAP
South East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing LDAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LDAP.

1 16 (55.17%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) 3G
2 14 (48.28%) INAP
2 14 (48.28%) LTE
3 13 (44.83%) Windows
4 10 (34.48%) VMS
4 10 (34.48%) ISUP
5 9 (31.03%) TIBCO
5 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
5 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Linux
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (17.24%) OLAP
9 5 (17.24%) .NET
9 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
9 5 (17.24%) C#
9 5 (17.24%) MS Office
9 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.24%) SOAP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing LDAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LDAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SAP EP
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) 3G
1 14 (48.28%) INAP
1 14 (48.28%) LTE
2 10 (34.48%) ISUP
3 9 (31.03%) DNS
4 5 (17.24%) HTTP
5 4 (13.79%) VoIP
5 4 (13.79%) GSM
5 4 (13.79%) SAN
5 4 (13.79%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) SCCP
5 4 (13.79%) SMPP
5 4 (13.79%) Megaco
5 4 (13.79%) TCAP
5 4 (13.79%) 2G
5 4 (13.79%) MGW
5 4 (13.79%) SCTP
5 4 (13.79%) XCAP
5 4 (13.79%) M3UA
5 4 (13.79%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (17.24%) OLAP
2 5 (17.24%) DTS
3 3 (10.34%) IDOL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Trac
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Military
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Test Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SAP GRC Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
2 5 (17.24%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (6.90%) JNDI
6 1 (3.45%) SailPoint
6 1 (3.45%) SPML
6 1 (3.45%) Java SE
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
6 1 (3.45%) JSP
6 1 (3.45%) Servlets
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) UNIX
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 10 (34.48%) VMS
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.24%) Solaris
7 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.45%) AIX
9 1 (3.45%) FreeBSD
9 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Web Development
2 3 (10.34%) Workflow
2 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Validation
3 2 (6.90%) Document Management
3 2 (6.90%) Load Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
2 5 (17.24%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) VBScript
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) BeanShell
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) AWK
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) ABAP
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.45%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) TIBCO
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (10.34%) ZTE
3 3 (10.34%) Meridio
3 3 (10.34%) Huawei
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (10.34%) Ericsson
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) KANA
5 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.45%) Sybase
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Novell
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Sun