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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 93 105 132
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Contract jobs citing LDAP 14 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.61% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 2.61% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 1
Median daily rate £450 £345 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -23.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+82.22% +1.26%

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
419 574 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.03% 23.21% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 290 336
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.36% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £26.80 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Slough - 6 £450 -
Reading +4 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 2 - -
LDAP
South East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 15 (45.45%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 13 (39.39%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) Solaris
5 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Change Management
7 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
7 9 (27.27%) PHP
8 8 (24.24%) Diameter Protocol
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) MySQL
9 7 (21.21%) CSS
10 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.18%) OO
10 6 (18.18%) OOD
10 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Web Development
10 6 (18.18%) Subversion
10 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
10 6 (18.18%) RESTful
10 6 (18.18%) Laravel
10 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
11 5 (15.15%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (15.15%) SMTP
11 5 (15.15%) Windows

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 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Jetty
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) DNS
2 8 (24.24%) Diameter Protocol
3 5 (15.15%) SMTP
4 4 (12.12%) IMAP
4 4 (12.12%) SMPP
5 3 (9.09%) 3G
5 3 (9.09%) 4G
5 3 (9.09%) SIGTRAN
5 3 (9.09%) SMS
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) INAP
6 2 (6.06%) Value-Added Service
6 2 (6.06%) VoLTE
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) LTE
7 1 (3.03%) MRTG
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Administrator
2 9 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Solaris Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) VMWare Administrator
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Solaris Administrator
3 8 (24.24%) Solaris Support Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) VMware Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Messaging Architect
6 4 (12.12%) PHP Developer
6 4 (12.12%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) CSS
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
2 6 (18.18%) Laravel
2 6 (18.18%) RESTful
3 4 (12.12%) SOAP
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
4 3 (9.09%) CORBA
4 3 (9.09%) SAML
5 2 (6.06%) Middleware
5 2 (6.06%) OAuth
5 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.03%) Ajax
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) Django
6 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.03%) Kafka
6 1 (3.03%) SignalR
6 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Solaris
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) CentOS
4 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.06%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Debian
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (30.30%) Change Management
3 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 6 (18.18%) OO
4 6 (18.18%) OOD
4 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (12.12%) Service Design
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
7 2 (6.06%) Validation
8 1 (3.03%) Coaching
8 1 (3.03%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) PHP
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) Korn
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) GCFA
3 1 (3.03%) GCIH
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) iptables
4 1 (3.03%) Ceph
4 1 (3.03%) Dovecot
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) NFS
4 1 (3.03%) Postfix
4 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.03%) Squid
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Cacti
2 1 (3.03%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.03%) Kibana
2 1 (3.03%) logstash
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.03%) RANCID
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.09%) Nokia
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Percona
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas