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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 88 119 83
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -36
Contract jobs citing LDAP 38 4 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.58% 0.16% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.68% 0.60% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 12
Median daily rate £350 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 - £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.55% -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
569 668 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.60% 26.30% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 283 203
Median daily rate £365 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Reading 0 11 £406 - 4
Newbury - 8 £275 -
LDAP
South East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 33 (61.11%) DNS
2 27 (50.00%) High Availability
3 26 (48.15%) VMware
4 22 (40.74%) Change Management
5 18 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 18 (33.33%) SSL
6 17 (31.48%) HTTP
6 17 (31.48%) Web Services
7 16 (29.63%) Diameter Protocol
8 15 (27.78%) SPML
8 15 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (27.78%) 4G
8 15 (27.78%) OpenStack
8 15 (27.78%) SMTP
8 15 (27.78%) Linux
8 15 (27.78%) Nokia
8 15 (27.78%) 3G
8 15 (27.78%) SIGTRAN
9 14 (25.93%) SOAP
10 13 (24.07%) JBoss
10 13 (24.07%) Apache
10 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
10 13 (24.07%) Python
10 13 (24.07%) Perl
10 13 (24.07%) SQL
10 13 (24.07%) MySQL
10 13 (24.07%) WebLogic
10 13 (24.07%) Nagios
10 13 (24.07%) Configuration Management
10 13 (24.07%) INAP

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 15 (27.78%) OpenStack
2 13 (24.07%) Apache
2 13 (24.07%) JBoss
2 13 (24.07%) nginx
2 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
2 13 (24.07%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.70%) GroupWise
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (61.11%) DNS
2 18 (33.33%) SSL
3 17 (31.48%) HTTP
4 16 (29.63%) Diameter Protocol
5 15 (27.78%) 3G
5 15 (27.78%) 4G
5 15 (27.78%) SIGTRAN
5 15 (27.78%) SMTP
6 13 (24.07%) INAP
7 11 (20.37%) LTE
7 11 (20.37%) MGW
8 5 (9.26%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.70%) Firewall
9 2 (3.70%) FTP
9 2 (3.70%) Nokia DX200
9 2 (3.70%) SSH
9 2 (3.70%) VPN
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) MySQL
General
1 10 (18.52%) Back Office
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.81%) Front Office
4 3 (5.56%) French Language
4 3 (5.56%) German Language
4 3 (5.56%) Italian Language
4 3 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (5.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 19 (35.19%) VMware Engineer
3 18 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
4 12 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Administrator
6 8 (14.81%) Mobile Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Applications Support
7 7 (12.96%) Applications Support Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Linux Support
7 7 (12.96%) Linux Support Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Solaris Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Solaris Support Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Solaris Administrator
9 5 (9.26%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Web Services
2 15 (27.78%) SPML
3 14 (25.93%) SOAP
4 13 (24.07%) LAMP
4 13 (24.07%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (24.07%) MCollective
5 5 (9.26%) OAuth2
5 5 (9.26%) SAML
6 3 (5.56%) JDBC
6 3 (5.56%) JSP
7 2 (3.70%) COM
7 2 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (3.70%) JMS
7 2 (3.70%) REST
7 2 (3.70%) XMPP
8 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.85%) AppFabric
8 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Solaris
3 7 (12.96%) Windows
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) High Availability
2 22 (40.74%) Change Management
3 18 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 13 (24.07%) Configuration Management
5 10 (18.52%) Integration Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (14.81%) Network Design
6 8 (14.81%) Project Management
6 8 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) B2B
7 5 (9.26%) B2C
8 3 (5.56%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.56%) Migration
8 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.70%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Perl
1 13 (24.07%) Python
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 10 (18.52%) HNC
2 10 (18.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) qmail
1 13 (24.07%) Squid
2 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) Cacti
1 13 (24.07%) collectd
1 13 (24.07%) Ganglia
1 13 (24.07%) Graphite
1 13 (24.07%) logstash
1 13 (24.07%) Nagios
1 13 (24.07%) Puppet
1 13 (24.07%) ZABBIX
2 3 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (3.70%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) VMware
2 15 (27.78%) Nokia
3 13 (24.07%) Splunk
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle
6 2 (3.70%) CA
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.85%) Avaya
7 1 (1.85%) Polycom