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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 97 99 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing LDAP 16 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 0.55% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.20% 2.61% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 1
Median daily rate £275 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.96 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.20% +13.75%
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
500 537 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.03% 21.08% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 290 276
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £265 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 15
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% +2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +15 9 £275 -8.33%
Reading -2 2 £475 +35.71% 1
Slough - 2 £450 -
LDAP
South East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 38 (71.70%) VMware
2 34 (64.15%) DNS
3 33 (62.26%) Solaris
4 28 (52.83%) Java
4 28 (52.83%) Change Management
4 28 (52.83%) Performance Monitoring
5 26 (49.06%) SQL
6 25 (47.17%) Incident Management
7 13 (24.53%) Linux
8 8 (15.09%) Windows
9 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
9 7 (13.21%) Firewall
10 6 (11.32%) Unix
10 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (9.43%) Oracle
11 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
11 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
11 5 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
12 4 (7.55%) SAML
12 4 (7.55%) SSL
12 4 (7.55%) VPN
12 4 (7.55%) EMC
12 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
12 4 (7.55%) Puppet
12 4 (7.55%) Ansible
12 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
13 3 (5.66%) 4G
13 3 (5.66%) Diameter Protocol

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 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.89%) nginx
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (64.15%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) SSL
3 4 (7.55%) VPN
4 3 (5.66%) 3G
4 3 (5.66%) 4G
4 3 (5.66%) Diameter Protocol
4 3 (5.66%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) HTTP
5 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.77%) Network Security
5 2 (3.77%) SMTP
6 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.89%) FTP
6 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.89%) MRTG
6 1 (1.89%) NAS
6 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Redis
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.89%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (5.66%) Billing
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Administrator
2 26 (49.06%) Solaris Engineer
2 26 (49.06%) VMWare Administrator
2 26 (49.06%) VMware Engineer
3 25 (47.17%) Solaris Administrator
3 25 (47.17%) Support Engineer
4 24 (45.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 24 (45.28%) 3rd Line Support
4 24 (45.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 24 (45.28%) Solaris Support Engineer
4 24 (45.28%) VMware Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
7 2 (3.77%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) SAML
2 3 (5.66%) CSS
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) Middleware
3 2 (3.77%) Laravel
3 2 (3.77%) OAuth
3 2 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.77%) RESTful
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
4 1 (1.89%) Django
4 1 (1.89%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) Kafka
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.89%) SignalR
4 1 (1.89%) SPML
4 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.77%) Clustering
1 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.77%) PKI
2 1 (1.89%) Grid Computing
2 1 (1.89%) HP Storage
2 1 (1.89%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.89%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Solaris
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 8 (15.09%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.32%) Unix
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.77%) AIX
7 2 (3.77%) SUSE
7 2 (3.77%) VMS
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.89%) CentOS
8 1 (1.89%) Debian
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Change Management
1 28 (52.83%) Performance Monitoring
2 25 (47.17%) Incident Management
3 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.66%) CRM
3 3 (5.66%) DevOps
3 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (5.66%) Test Management
3 3 (5.66%) Threat Detection
3 3 (5.66%) Validation
4 2 (3.77%) Analytics
4 2 (3.77%) Build Automation
4 2 (3.77%) Front End Development
4 2 (3.77%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (3.77%) Patch Management
4 2 (3.77%) Secure Coding
4 2 (3.77%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) Korn
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) CISA
1 2 (3.77%) CISM
1 2 (3.77%) CISSP
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
1 2 (3.77%) GCFA
1 2 (3.77%) GCIH
1 2 (3.77%) SANS
2 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
2 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
2 1 (1.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) HIPAA
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) NFS
3 2 (3.77%) iptables
3 2 (3.77%) KVM
4 1 (1.89%) Ceph
4 1 (1.89%) Dovecot
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.89%) Postfix
4 1 (1.89%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.89%) Squid
4 1 (1.89%) vCloud
4 1 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Ansible
1 4 (7.55%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.89%) Cacti
3 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.89%) Kibana
3 1 (1.89%) logstash
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) OpenView
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.89%) RANCID
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) VMware
2 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) EMC
5 3 (5.66%) Ericsson
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.66%) Siebel
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) CommVault
6 2 (3.77%) F5
6 2 (3.77%) Nokia
6 2 (3.77%) Veritas
7 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.89%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (1.89%) Cognos
7 1 (1.89%) Juniper
7 1 (1.89%) Opsware
7 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.89%) Percona
7 1 (1.89%) Qualys