The first table below looks at the demand for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 192 167 149
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 23 38 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.60% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 4.22% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 66
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £305 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £57.50 £33.43
% change year-on-year
+23.47% +72.00%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
759 900 1078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.45% 14.26% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 607 722
Average daily rate £388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 43 43
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.10 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.65 £135.00 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
LDAP
London

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the City of London region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the City of London region.

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (46.94%) Java
1 23 (46.94%) Oracle
1 23 (46.94%) UNIX
2 22 (44.90%) Linux
3 17 (34.69%) Windows
4 16 (32.65%) Finance
5 15 (30.61%) Banking
5 15 (30.61%) DNS
6 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 13 (26.53%) SQL
7 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
8 12 (24.49%) SSL
8 12 (24.49%) Firewall
9 10 (20.41%) J2EE
10 9 (18.37%) Perl
10 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.37%) Investment Banking
11 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (16.33%) Migration
11 8 (16.33%) Solaris
11 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
11 8 (16.33%) XML
11 8 (16.33%) ITIL
11 8 (16.33%) HTTP
12 7 (14.29%) LAN
12 7 (14.29%) WAN
12 7 (14.29%) JUnit
12 7 (14.29%) Web Services
12 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 7 (14.29%) Jenkins

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) Confluence
5 2 (4.08%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.04%) SAS
6 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.04%) Lync
6 1 (2.04%) Node.js
6 1 (2.04%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) DNS
2 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 12 (24.49%) SSL
3 12 (24.49%) Firewall
4 8 (16.33%) HTTP
5 7 (14.29%) LAN
5 7 (14.29%) WAN
6 6 (12.24%) VPN
6 6 (12.24%) SSH
7 5 (10.20%) HTTPS
8 4 (8.16%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (8.16%) Kerberos
8 4 (8.16%) FTP
9 3 (6.12%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.12%) DHCP
9 3 (6.12%) SAN
9 3 (6.12%) DMZ
10 2 (4.08%) SMTP
10 2 (4.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQLPlus
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.08%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.04%) KDB
5 1 (2.04%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) JUnit
1 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) Selenium
2 5 (10.20%) FitNesse
3 2 (4.08%) MSI
3 2 (4.08%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.04%) Hudson
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Banking
3 9 (18.37%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Retail
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (4.08%) International Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Private Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Security Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.08%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) J2EE
2 8 (16.33%) XML
3 7 (14.29%) Web Services
4 6 (12.24%) Middleware
5 5 (10.20%) JMS
5 5 (10.20%) SOAP
6 4 (8.16%) HTML
6 4 (8.16%) WSDL
6 4 (8.16%) Spring
7 3 (6.12%) OAuth
7 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) FpML
7 3 (6.12%) SAML
7 3 (6.12%) JAXB
7 3 (6.12%) REST
8 2 (4.08%) JPA
8 2 (4.08%) CGI
8 2 (4.08%) Servlets
8 2 (4.08%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Derivative
2 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
2 4 (8.16%) PKI
3 3 (6.12%) Open Source
4 2 (4.08%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.08%) EPoS
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) Wiki
5 1 (2.04%) Equities
5 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) UNIX
2 22 (44.90%) Linux
3 17 (34.69%) Windows
4 8 (16.33%) Solaris
5 5 (10.20%) Mac OS X
6 4 (8.16%) Debian
7 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.12%) SUSE
8 2 (4.08%) Android
8 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.08%) CentOS
8 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (2.04%) AIX
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.04%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (16.33%) Migration
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
2 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
3 5 (10.20%) ETL
3 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
3 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
4 4 (8.16%) High Availability
4 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.12%) Wealth Management
5 3 (6.12%) Network Design
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.12%) Workflow
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.08%) Database Tuning
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) Java
2 13 (26.53%) SQL
3 9 (18.37%) Perl
4 5 (10.20%) Python
4 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 2 (4.08%) sed
7 2 (4.08%) VB
7 2 (4.08%) VBA
7 2 (4.08%) Korn
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) AWK
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) C#
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Lisp
8 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) HND
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) NFS
3 3 (6.12%) KVM
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (6.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.08%) Sendmail
4 2 (4.08%) Samba
4 2 (4.08%) Squid
4 2 (4.08%) Xen
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.04%) Snort
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.04%) Dovecot
5 1 (2.04%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (2.04%) qmail
5 1 (2.04%) OpenSSH
5 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) BladeLogic
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Nessus
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Cacti
3 1 (2.04%) YUM
3 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.24%) HP
5 5 (10.20%) Sybase
5 5 (10.20%) IBM
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) Sun
6 4 (8.16%) Veritas
6 4 (8.16%) BEA
6 4 (8.16%) JBoss
7 3 (6.12%) VMware
7 3 (6.12%) Remedy
7 3 (6.12%) BMC
7 3 (6.12%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.08%) Opsware
8 2 (4.08%) EMC
8 2 (4.08%) Citrix
8 2 (4.08%) Apple
8 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
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