The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 165 184 170
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing LDAP 27 17 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.28% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.84% 2.48% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 26
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £71.00 £40.63
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +74.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
704 686 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.97% 11.48% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 503 564
Average daily rate £413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 43
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 33 (66.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Finance
3 20 (40.00%) UNIX
4 16 (32.00%) Java
4 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (30.00%) Linux
6 14 (28.00%) DNS
6 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.00%) Firewall
8 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
9 11 (22.00%) Oracle
9 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (20.00%) Perl
10 10 (20.00%) PKI
11 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (18.00%) Office 365
11 9 (18.00%) Identity Management
11 9 (18.00%) VMware
12 8 (16.00%) ITIL
12 8 (16.00%) Kerberos
12 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (16.00%) Clustering
13 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
13 7 (14.00%) DHCP
13 7 (14.00%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.00%) IIS
5 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (10.00%) Lync
6 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (10.00%) Apache
6 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (8.00%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (6.00%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (4.00%) Confluence
9 2 (4.00%) Jetty
10 1 (2.00%) MindAlign
10 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (18.00%) Office 365
2 6 (12.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) PaaS
3 4 (8.00%) IaaS
4 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) DNS
2 12 (24.00%) Firewall
3 8 (16.00%) Kerberos
4 7 (14.00%) DHCP
4 7 (14.00%) SAN
5 6 (12.00%) NAS
5 6 (12.00%) VLAN
6 5 (10.00%) DMZ
6 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.00%) VPN
8 3 (6.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (6.00%) LAN
8 3 (6.00%) HTTP
8 3 (6.00%) WLAN
8 3 (6.00%) SNMP
9 2 (4.00%) SSL
9 2 (4.00%) SMTP
9 2 (4.00%) PBX
9 2 (4.00%) X.509
10 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Introscope
2 2 (4.00%) Ant
2 2 (4.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.00%) Maven
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) Zephyr
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (52.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Active Directory Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Active Directory Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) HTML
1 5 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) Java EE
2 3 (6.00%) SOAP
2 3 (6.00%) J2EE
3 2 (4.00%) JSP
3 2 (4.00%) Servlets
3 2 (4.00%) SAML
3 2 (4.00%) SailPoint
3 2 (4.00%) REST
3 2 (4.00%) SPML
3 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) Itk
4 1 (2.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.00%) RESTful
4 1 (2.00%) OAuth
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (2.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) PKI
3 8 (16.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (6.00%) Open Source
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) CESG
6 1 (2.00%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.00%) RMADS
6 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) UNIX
3 15 (30.00%) Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Solaris
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.00%) AIX
8 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.00%) Android
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Identity Management
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL
3 6 (12.00%) Change Management
4 5 (10.00%) Information Security
4 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.00%) Project Management
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Use Case
6 3 (6.00%) SIEM
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum
6 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.00%) Change Control
7 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) Java
2 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) Jython
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
7 2 (4.00%) BeanShell
8 1 (2.00%) Korn
8 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) CISSP
3 3 (6.00%) CISM
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) HL7
3 1 (2.00%) DICOM
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) vSphere
5 3 (6.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (6.00%) DFS Replication
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.00%) vCloud
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.00%) Samba
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) CA Wily
1 3 (6.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.00%) MOM
2 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) HP
4 6 (12.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) McAfee
6 3 (6.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (6.00%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.00%) Remedy
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) BMC
7 2 (4.00%) Sybase
7 2 (4.00%) CA
7 2 (4.00%) Sun
7 2 (4.00%) Apple
7 2 (4.00%) Splunk
7 2 (4.00%) WorldPay
7 2 (4.00%) ForgeRock
8 1 (2.00%) Blue Prism
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