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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 128 166 186
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +20
Contract jobs citing LDAP 29 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 0.57% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 4.37% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 9
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £413 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.09 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.99% -59.03%
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
468 710 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.97% 12.96% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 529 519
Median daily rate £435 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.66 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (60.53%) Linux
3 21 (55.26%) Unix
4 20 (52.63%) Windows
5 16 (42.11%) Oracle
6 15 (39.47%) ITIL
6 15 (39.47%) Firewall
7 14 (36.84%) Perl
8 13 (34.21%) Finance
9 12 (31.58%) Ansible
10 11 (28.95%) HTML
11 10 (26.32%) Python
11 10 (26.32%) LAN
11 10 (26.32%) WAN
11 10 (26.32%) DNS
11 10 (26.32%) ITIL V3
12 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
12 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
12 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (21.05%) Clustering
13 8 (21.05%) Change Management
13 8 (21.05%) SQL
13 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 8 (21.05%) Puppet
13 8 (21.05%) High Availability
13 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
13 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
14 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (15.79%) Apache
1 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.63%) FileNet
5 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.63%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) Node.js
5 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 10 (26.32%) LAN
2 10 (26.32%) WAN
3 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 7 (18.42%) HTTP
5 4 (10.53%) SAN
6 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.26%) DMZ
7 2 (5.26%) IPsec
7 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) CTI
8 1 (2.63%) DHCP
8 1 (2.63%) H.323
8 1 (2.63%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (2.63%) PBX
8 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.63%) VoIP
8 1 (2.63%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) GitLab
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Implementation Specialist
2 4 (10.53%) ITSM Specialist
2 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) Ajax
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) SAML
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) ELK Stack
6 1 (2.63%) Flask
6 1 (2.63%) J2EE
6 1 (2.63%) JMS
6 1 (2.63%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) SailPoint
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.63%) XMPP
6 1 (2.63%) XSD
6 1 (2.63%) XSLT
6 1 (2.63%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Clustering
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.79%) Public Cloud
4 5 (13.16%) PKI
5 4 (10.53%) Hedge funds
6 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.63%) DataPower
7 1 (2.63%) IVR
7 1 (2.63%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Unix
3 20 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Solaris
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.26%) CentOS
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.63%) AIX
9 1 (2.63%) SUSE
9 1 (2.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL V3
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Change Management
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.05%) High Availability
5 6 (15.79%) DevOps
5 6 (15.79%) Identity Management
5 6 (15.79%) Migration
5 6 (15.79%) Software Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.16%) Data Management
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Service Management
7 4 (10.53%) CMMI
7 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.53%) ITSM
7 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Perl
2 10 (26.32%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.53%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) SystemTap
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.53%) PMP
2 4 (10.53%) RHCA
2 4 (10.53%) RHCE
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) NFS
3 3 (7.89%) KVM
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Ansible
2 8 (21.05%) Puppet
3 5 (13.16%) BladeLogic
4 4 (10.53%) Nagios
4 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.63%) OpenView
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.42%) HP
4 6 (15.79%) Dell
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) TOWER Software
4 6 (15.79%) VMware
5 4 (10.53%) NetApp
5 4 (10.53%) Sun
6 3 (7.89%) ArcSight
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) Avaya
8 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.63%) Splunk
8 1 (2.63%) Sybase
8 1 (2.63%) Veritas
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