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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 167 179 183
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 41 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.34% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.35% 2.77% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 32
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£450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £238 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £481 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.59 £71.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
-44.24% +156.78%
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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
766 722 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.08% 12.44% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 488 531
Average daily rate £425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 36
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -52.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.58 £160.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 37 (54.41%) Finance
2 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 31 (45.59%) Windows
4 30 (44.12%) UNIX
5 29 (42.65%) Linux
6 24 (35.29%) Java
7 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
8 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 19 (27.94%) Oracle
9 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (25.00%) DNS
10 17 (25.00%) Firewall
11 15 (22.06%) Banking
11 15 (22.06%) Perl
12 13 (19.12%) XML
12 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
13 12 (17.65%) SOAP
14 11 (16.18%) MySQL
14 11 (16.18%) Project Management
15 10 (14.71%) Tomcat
15 10 (14.71%) Python
15 10 (14.71%) PKI
16 9 (13.24%) Degree
16 9 (13.24%) VMware
16 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
16 9 (13.24%) ITIL
16 9 (13.24%) Solaris
16 9 (13.24%) Citrix
16 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (13.24%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.29%) WebSphere
4 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 6 (8.82%) Apache
4 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.35%) IIS
6 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (4.41%) Lync
7 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (2.94%) Confluence
8 2 (2.94%) Jetty
8 2 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.47%) SAS
9 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) DNS
1 17 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) DHCP
3 7 (10.29%) LAN
3 7 (10.29%) Kerberos
3 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.82%) SAN
5 5 (7.35%) DMZ
6 4 (5.88%) VPN
6 4 (5.88%) HTTP
6 4 (5.88%) NAS
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.41%) DDNS
8 2 (2.94%) DSL
8 2 (2.94%) X.509
8 2 (2.94%) Wireless
8 2 (2.94%) IPsec
8 2 (2.94%) SSL
8 2 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) MS Access
5 1 (1.47%) Essbase
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Introscope
1 3 (4.41%) Maven
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Zephyr
2 2 (2.94%) Gerrit
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) JUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Hudson
General
1 37 (54.41%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (14.71%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Architect
3 8 (11.76%) Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Messaging Specialist
6 4 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
7 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) XML
2 12 (17.65%) SOAP
3 7 (10.29%) HTML
4 6 (8.82%) XSLT
5 5 (7.35%) WSDL
5 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.35%) Spring
5 5 (7.35%) Spring Security
6 4 (5.88%) Java EE
6 4 (5.88%) SPML
6 4 (5.88%) SailPoint
6 4 (5.88%) .NET
6 4 (5.88%) JSP
6 4 (5.88%) Servlets
7 3 (4.41%) Web Services
7 3 (4.41%) J2EE
7 3 (4.41%) SAML
8 2 (2.94%) REST
8 2 (2.94%) JSON
9 1 (1.47%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.71%) PKI
3 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.82%) Clustering
4 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.41%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.94%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) RMADS
7 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) NHS
7 1 (1.47%) CESG
7 1 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 31 (45.59%) Windows
2 30 (44.12%) UNIX
3 29 (42.65%) Linux
4 9 (13.24%) Solaris
5 6 (8.82%) AIX
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.41%) CentOS
7 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.94%) Android
8 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Project Management
2 9 (13.24%) ITIL
3 7 (10.29%) Change Management
3 7 (10.29%) Information Security
3 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
4 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.35%) Use Case
5 5 (7.35%) Data Management
5 5 (7.35%) Open Source
5 5 (7.35%) SDLC
6 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (5.88%) SIEM
6 4 (5.88%) Resource Management
6 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.88%) Usability Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) Java
2 15 (22.06%) Perl
3 10 (14.71%) Python
4 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
4 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.82%) SQL
5 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.88%) BeanShell
7 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.41%) Jython
8 2 (2.94%) C#
9 1 (1.47%) XQuery
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) CISSP
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCNA
3 3 (4.41%) CISM
4 2 (2.94%) CCSA
4 2 (2.94%) CCSE
4 2 (2.94%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) RHCE
4 2 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.47%) HL7
4 1 (1.47%) DICOM
System Software
1 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.41%) vSphere
3 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (2.94%) Samba
4 2 (2.94%) Snort
4 2 (2.94%) Squid
4 2 (2.94%) NFS
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (1.47%) KVM
5 1 (1.47%) RHEV
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.47%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.41%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.41%) CA Wily
2 3 (4.41%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) OpenView
2 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.47%) MOM
3 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.47%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.94%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) Citrix
3 9 (13.24%) VMware
4 8 (11.76%) HP
5 7 (10.29%) McAfee
6 6 (8.82%) Splunk
6 6 (8.82%) Cisco
7 5 (7.35%) Dell
7 5 (7.35%) Sun
7 5 (7.35%) BMC
8 4 (5.88%) IBM
8 4 (5.88%) Sybase
8 4 (5.88%) ArcSight
8 4 (5.88%) Remedy
8 4 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.94%) ForgeRock
9 2 (2.94%) WorldPay
9 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.94%) Apple
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