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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 83 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Contract jobs citing LDAP 35 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 0.53% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.34% 2.16% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 13
Median daily rate £275 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+78.26% -58.91%
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
552 601 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.46% 24.51% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 241 213
Median daily rate £363 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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
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 29 June 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 +14 19 £275 -
Reading -1 4 - - 2
LDAP
South East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 35 (59.32%) DNS
2 31 (52.54%) Change Management
3 29 (49.15%) VMware
4 24 (40.68%) Incident Management
5 22 (37.29%) SQL
6 21 (35.59%) High Availability
7 19 (32.20%) Java
7 19 (32.20%) Solaris
7 19 (32.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (27.12%) Diameter Protocol
9 15 (25.42%) Nokia
9 15 (25.42%) 3G
9 15 (25.42%) 4G
9 15 (25.42%) SPML
9 15 (25.42%) SIGTRAN
10 14 (23.73%) SOAP
11 13 (22.03%) INAP
12 12 (20.34%) SSL
13 11 (18.64%) HTTP
13 11 (18.64%) Web Services
13 11 (18.64%) LTE
13 11 (18.64%) MGW
14 10 (16.95%) Integration Testing
14 10 (16.95%) HNC
14 10 (16.95%) HND
14 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
14 10 (16.95%) Back Office
15 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
15 9 (15.25%) Linux
15 9 (15.25%) SMTP

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 9 (15.25%) OpenStack
2 7 (11.86%) Apache
2 7 (11.86%) JBoss
2 7 (11.86%) nginx
2 7 (11.86%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.39%) GroupWise
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (8.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) DNS
2 16 (27.12%) Diameter Protocol
3 15 (25.42%) 3G
3 15 (25.42%) 4G
3 15 (25.42%) SIGTRAN
4 13 (22.03%) INAP
5 12 (20.34%) SSL
6 11 (18.64%) HTTP
6 11 (18.64%) LTE
6 11 (18.64%) MGW
7 9 (15.25%) SMTP
8 5 (8.47%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.39%) FTP
9 2 (3.39%) Nokia DX200
9 2 (3.39%) SSH
10 1 (1.69%) ISUP
10 1 (1.69%) Value-Added Service
10 1 (1.69%) VoIP
10 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MySQL
General
1 10 (16.95%) Back Office
2 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.56%) Front Office
4 4 (6.78%) Billing
5 3 (5.08%) French Language
5 3 (5.08%) German Language
5 3 (5.08%) Italian Language
5 3 (5.08%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (5.08%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Support Engineer
2 22 (37.29%) VMware Engineer
3 20 (33.90%) VMware Support Engineer
4 16 (27.12%) Administrator
4 16 (27.12%) Solaris Engineer
5 14 (23.73%) Solaris Support Engineer
6 13 (22.03%) Solaris Administrator
6 13 (22.03%) VMWare Administrator
7 12 (20.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (20.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (20.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (13.56%) Mobile Engineer
9 7 (11.86%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (8.47%) Linux Support
11 5 (8.47%) Linux Support Engineer
12 4 (6.78%) Azure Engineer
12 4 (6.78%) Escalation Engineer
12 4 (6.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) SPML
2 14 (23.73%) SOAP
3 11 (18.64%) Web Services
4 7 (11.86%) LAMP
4 7 (11.86%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (11.86%) MCollective
5 5 (8.47%) OAuth2
5 5 (8.47%) SAML
6 3 (5.08%) JDBC
6 3 (5.08%) JSP
7 2 (3.39%) COM
7 2 (3.39%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (3.39%) JMS
7 2 (3.39%) REST
8 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.69%) AppFabric
8 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.17%) PKI
3 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.39%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Solaris
2 9 (15.25%) Linux
3 7 (11.86%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.78%) Unix
6 1 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Change Management
2 24 (40.68%) Incident Management
3 21 (35.59%) High Availability
4 19 (32.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (16.95%) Integration Testing
5 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
6 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.56%) Network Design
6 8 (13.56%) Project Management
6 8 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.47%) B2B
8 5 (8.47%) B2C
8 5 (8.47%) Validation
9 4 (6.78%) CRM
9 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (6.78%) Test Management
10 3 (5.08%) Identity Management
10 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
11 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) Java
3 7 (11.86%) Perl
3 7 (11.86%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) HNC
1 10 (16.95%) HND
2 9 (15.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) qmail
2 7 (11.86%) Squid
3 6 (10.17%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Cacti
1 7 (11.86%) collectd
1 7 (11.86%) Ganglia
1 7 (11.86%) Graphite
1 7 (11.86%) logstash
1 7 (11.86%) Nagios
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
1 7 (11.86%) ZABBIX
2 3 (5.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (3.39%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) VMware
2 15 (25.42%) Nokia
3 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.86%) Splunk
5 4 (6.78%) EMC
5 4 (6.78%) Siebel
6 3 (5.08%) Ericsson
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle
7 2 (3.39%) CA
7 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow