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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 119 89 115
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +26
Contract jobs citing LDAP 8 41 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 1.58% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 6.91% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 26 3
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£275 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +48.43%
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
662 593 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.79% 22.82% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 227 233
Average daily rate £350 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 36
Average hourly rate £36.50 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £13.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 18 December 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 0 6 £275 -35.29% 3
Bracknell - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
LDAP
South East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (69.57%) UNIX
2 14 (60.87%) 3G
2 14 (60.87%) INAP
2 14 (60.87%) LTE
3 10 (43.48%) ISUP
3 10 (43.48%) VMS
4 9 (39.13%) DNS
4 9 (39.13%) TIBCO
4 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) HTTP
8 5 (21.74%) Solaris
8 5 (21.74%) SOAP
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) VoIP
9 4 (17.39%) DHCP
9 4 (17.39%) GSM
9 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 4 (17.39%) SCCP
9 4 (17.39%) SMPP
9 4 (17.39%) Megaco
9 4 (17.39%) TCAP
9 4 (17.39%) SAN
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) 2G
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) 3G
1 14 (60.87%) INAP
1 14 (60.87%) LTE
2 10 (43.48%) ISUP
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
4 5 (21.74%) HTTP
5 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 4 (17.39%) GSM
5 4 (17.39%) SCCP
5 4 (17.39%) SMPP
5 4 (17.39%) Megaco
5 4 (17.39%) TCAP
5 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) 2G
5 4 (17.39%) MGW
5 4 (17.39%) SCTP
5 4 (17.39%) XCAP
5 4 (17.39%) 4G
5 4 (17.39%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) OLAP
2 3 (13.04%) DTS
3 2 (8.70%) IDOL
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Trac
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Test Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Customer Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
2 3 (13.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) SailPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Java SE
4 1 (4.35%) SPML
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) UNIX
2 10 (43.48%) VMS
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Solaris
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.35%) AIX
8 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL
1 2 (8.70%) Document Management
1 2 (8.70%) Workflow
1 2 (8.70%) Change Management
1 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
1 2 (8.70%) Web Development
2 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
2 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
2 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
2 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
2 1 (4.35%) Validation
2 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) BeanShell
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) AWK
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) TIBCO
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (13.04%) ZTE
4 3 (13.04%) Huawei
4 3 (13.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (13.04%) Ericsson
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Meridio
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Novell
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Sybase