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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 154 157 185
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Contract jobs citing LDAP 18 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.68% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 5.12% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 24
Median daily rate £506 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -40.84%
LDAP
London

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
537 625 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.73% 13.23% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 469 536
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -25.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 31 (52.54%) Unix
2 31 (52.54%) Finance
3 30 (50.85%) Windows
4 28 (47.46%) Linux
5 26 (44.07%) SQL
5 26 (44.07%) Oracle
6 24 (40.68%) Perl
7 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
8 21 (35.59%) ITIL
9 20 (33.90%) HTML
9 20 (33.90%) Firewall
10 15 (25.42%) Python
10 15 (25.42%) HTTP
10 15 (25.42%) ITIL V3
11 14 (23.73%) Degree
11 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
11 14 (23.73%) Ansible
11 14 (23.73%) DNS
11 14 (23.73%) LAN
12 13 (22.03%) WAN
12 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
13 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
14 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (18.64%) Change Management
15 10 (16.95%) Project Management
15 10 (16.95%) Clustering
15 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
15 10 (16.95%) Cisco
15 10 (16.95%) XML

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (11.86%) Skype for Business
2 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.78%) JBoss
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.39%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.69%) FileNet
7 1 (1.69%) IIS
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) IaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) Firewall
2 15 (25.42%) HTTP
3 14 (23.73%) DNS
3 14 (23.73%) LAN
4 13 (22.03%) WAN
5 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
6 7 (11.86%) H.323
6 7 (11.86%) Skype
6 7 (11.86%) Unified Communications
7 6 (10.17%) CTI
7 6 (10.17%) Kerberos
7 6 (10.17%) PBX
7 6 (10.17%) VoIP
8 4 (6.78%) SSL
9 3 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (5.08%) FTP
9 3 (5.08%) SAN
9 3 (5.08%) SSH
10 2 (3.39%) IPsec
10 2 (3.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
General
1 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Financial Institution
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Implementation Specialist
1 9 (15.25%) ITSM Specialist
2 7 (11.86%) Architect
2 7 (11.86%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.39%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) HTML
2 10 (16.95%) XML
3 9 (15.25%) Ajax
3 9 (15.25%) CSS
4 6 (10.17%) XMPP
5 5 (8.47%) SAML
6 3 (5.08%) Middleware
6 3 (5.08%) SailPoint
7 2 (3.39%) JAAS
7 2 (3.39%) SOAP
8 1 (1.69%) .NET
8 1 (1.69%) JSP
8 1 (1.69%) Servlets
8 1 (1.69%) SPML
8 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Clustering
3 9 (15.25%) Hedge funds
3 9 (15.25%) Public Cloud
4 8 (13.56%) PKI
5 6 (10.17%) IVR
6 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (5.08%) Statistics
8 2 (3.39%) YubiKey
9 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Unix
2 30 (50.85%) Windows
3 28 (47.46%) Linux
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.78%) Solaris
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) ITIL
2 15 (25.42%) ITIL V3
3 11 (18.64%) Change Management
4 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.95%) Project Management
5 9 (15.25%) CMMI
5 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
5 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.25%) Information Security
5 9 (15.25%) ITSM
5 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
5 9 (15.25%) Programme Management
5 9 (15.25%) Service Management
5 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.86%) High Availability
6 7 (11.86%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (11.86%) Identity Management
6 7 (11.86%) Migration
7 6 (10.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Perl
3 15 (25.42%) Python
4 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
5 10 (16.95%) Bash Shell
5 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
7 8 (13.56%) Java
8 4 (6.78%) SystemTap
9 3 (5.08%) VB
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.69%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) PMI Certification
2 9 (15.25%) PMP
3 7 (11.86%) CISM
3 7 (11.86%) CISSP
4 6 (10.17%) CISA
5 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.08%) RHCA
6 3 (5.08%) RHCE
6 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) KVM
3 3 (5.08%) NFS
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Ansible
2 7 (11.86%) Puppet
3 6 (10.17%) BladeLogic
4 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (5.08%) Nagios
6 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Oracle
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.95%) Cisco
4 9 (15.25%) HP
5 7 (11.86%) Cyber-Ark
5 7 (11.86%) Dell
5 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.17%) Avaya
6 6 (10.17%) TOWER Software
7 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.78%) Sun
8 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
8 3 (5.08%) Citrix
8 3 (5.08%) NetApp
8 3 (5.08%) VMware
9 2 (3.39%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (3.39%) F5
9 2 (3.39%) Novell
9 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.39%) WorldPay