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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 173 189 168
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs citing LDAP 23 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.38% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 3.32% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 31
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
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
730 722 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.32% 11.51% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 513 619
Average daily rate £408 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 40
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -84.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 4 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 4 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 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) UNIX
5 16 (37.21%) Java
6 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
7 11 (25.58%) Linux
8 9 (20.93%) ITIL
8 9 (20.93%) Kerberos
8 9 (20.93%) DNS
8 9 (20.93%) Firewall
8 9 (20.93%) Identity Management
8 9 (20.93%) VMware
8 9 (20.93%) PKI
8 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
9 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (18.60%) Office 365
9 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.28%) Perl
10 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
10 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.95%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
11 6 (13.95%) Clustering
11 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (11.63%) Apache
4 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
4 5 (11.63%) IIS
5 3 (6.98%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (6.98%) Lync
5 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (4.65%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (4.65%) Confluence
6 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.65%) Jetty
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.33%) GroupWise
7 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 6 (13.95%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) PaaS
3 2 (4.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Kerberos
1 9 (20.93%) DNS
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.95%) SAN
4 5 (11.63%) DMZ
4 5 (11.63%) DHCP
4 5 (11.63%) VLAN
4 5 (11.63%) NAS
5 4 (9.30%) VPN
5 4 (9.30%) SSL
6 3 (6.98%) SNMP
6 3 (6.98%) HTTP
6 3 (6.98%) WLAN
6 3 (6.98%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (4.65%) PBX
7 2 (4.65%) SMTP
7 2 (4.65%) X.509
7 2 (4.65%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Introscope
2 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Zephyr
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Gerrit
2 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
2 2 (4.65%) Ant
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) SCM Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Web Hosting Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) XML
1 5 (11.63%) J2EE
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) Java EE
3 2 (4.65%) REST
3 2 (4.65%) JSON
3 2 (4.65%) JRules
3 2 (4.65%) SAML
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.33%) Itk
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (2.33%) RESTful
4 1 (2.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) PKI
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.95%) Clustering
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.33%) CESG
6 1 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.33%) RMADS
6 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) UNIX
3 11 (25.58%) Linux
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Solaris
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) Android
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) ITIL
1 9 (20.93%) Identity Management
2 6 (13.95%) Change Management
3 5 (11.63%) Information Security
3 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
3 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Scrum
5 3 (6.98%) Use Case
5 3 (6.98%) SIEM
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps
6 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
3 7 (16.28%) Perl
4 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) Jython
6 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
1 4 (9.30%) CISSP
2 3 (6.98%) CISM
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) HL7
3 1 (2.33%) DICOM
System Software
1 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
4 3 (6.98%) DFS Replication
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) vCloud
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.33%) Samba
6 1 (2.33%) NFS
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) OpenView
1 3 (6.98%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (2.33%) MOM
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) VMware
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) NetApp
5 3 (6.98%) Remedy
5 3 (6.98%) McAfee
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco
5 3 (6.98%) BMC
5 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
5 3 (6.98%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (4.65%) ForgeRock
6 2 (4.65%) WorldPay
6 2 (4.65%) CA
6 2 (4.65%) ILOG
6 2 (4.65%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) Novell
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