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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 119 173 180
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +7
Contract jobs citing LDAP 45 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.32% 0.64% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.54% 5.03% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 16
Median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £383 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £39.59 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+49.82% -44.24%
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
527 756 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.45% 12.76% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 554 479
Median daily rate £469 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 30 (51.72%) Finance
3 29 (50.00%) Unix
3 29 (50.00%) Windows
4 27 (46.55%) Linux
5 24 (41.38%) SQL
6 23 (39.66%) ITIL
7 22 (37.93%) Oracle
8 20 (34.48%) Perl
9 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
9 19 (32.76%) Firewall
10 16 (27.59%) HTML
11 15 (25.86%) HTTP
11 15 (25.86%) ITIL V3
11 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
12 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
13 13 (22.41%) DNS
13 13 (22.41%) Change Management
13 13 (22.41%) Degree
14 12 (20.69%) Ansible
15 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
15 11 (18.97%) LAN
15 11 (18.97%) HP
15 11 (18.97%) Python
16 10 (17.24%) XML
16 10 (17.24%) WAN
16 10 (17.24%) Cisco
16 10 (17.24%) Shell Script
16 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management

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 (12.07%) MS Exchange
1 7 (12.07%) Skype for Business
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.72%) FileNet
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) Firewall
2 15 (25.86%) HTTP
3 13 (22.41%) DNS
4 11 (18.97%) LAN
5 10 (17.24%) WAN
6 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.07%) H.323
7 7 (12.07%) Skype
7 7 (12.07%) Unified Communications
8 6 (10.34%) CTI
8 6 (10.34%) PBX
8 6 (10.34%) VoIP
9 5 (8.62%) Kerberos
10 4 (6.90%) SAN
11 3 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (5.17%) IPsec
11 3 (5.17%) SSH
11 3 (5.17%) SSL
12 2 (3.45%) DMZ
12 2 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.62%) Artifactory
General
1 30 (51.72%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Financial Institution
3 8 (13.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Implementation Specialist
1 9 (15.52%) ITSM Specialist
2 6 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Administrator
3 5 (8.62%) Architect
3 5 (8.62%) Consultant
3 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (8.62%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (8.62%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) Network Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.45%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) HTML
2 10 (17.24%) XML
3 9 (15.52%) Ajax
3 9 (15.52%) CSS
4 6 (10.34%) SAML
4 6 (10.34%) XMPP
5 5 (8.62%) Middleware
6 2 (3.45%) SailPoint
6 2 (3.45%) SOAP
7 1 (1.72%) JMS
7 1 (1.72%) JSON
7 1 (1.72%) Web Services
7 1 (1.72%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.72%) XSD
7 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Hedge funds
3 8 (13.79%) Clustering
4 7 (12.07%) PKI
5 6 (10.34%) IVR
5 6 (10.34%) Public Cloud
6 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
7 3 (5.17%) Statistics
8 2 (3.45%) YubiKey
9 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.72%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Unix
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 27 (46.55%) Linux
3 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.07%) Solaris
5 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) ITIL
2 15 (25.86%) ITIL V3
3 13 (22.41%) Change Management
4 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 10 (17.24%) Project Management
4 10 (17.24%) Service Management
5 9 (15.52%) CMMI
5 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.52%) ITSM
5 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
5 9 (15.52%) Programme Management
5 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.79%) Information Security
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.07%) High Availability
7 7 (12.07%) Identity Management
8 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) Perl
3 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
3 11 (18.97%) Python
4 10 (17.24%) Shell Script
5 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.62%) Java
7 5 (8.62%) SystemTap
8 3 (5.17%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) C
9 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 9 (15.52%) PMI Certification
2 9 (15.52%) PMP
3 7 (12.07%) CISSP
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.62%) CISA
5 5 (8.62%) CISM
5 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) RHCA
6 4 (6.90%) RHCE
7 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.45%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.45%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.72%) CCNA
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.72%) MCSA
9 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) KVM
3 4 (6.90%) NFS
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) Firmware
5 1 (1.72%) Samba
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Ansible
2 9 (15.52%) Puppet
3 7 (12.07%) BladeLogic
4 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (6.90%) Nagios
6 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.72%) OpenView
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Oracle
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.97%) HP
4 10 (17.24%) Cisco
5 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
6 8 (13.79%) Dell
7 6 (10.34%) Avaya
7 6 (10.34%) Sun
7 6 (10.34%) TOWER Software
8 5 (8.62%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (6.90%) NetApp
9 4 (6.90%) VMware
10 3 (5.17%) ArcSight
10 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.17%) Citrix
11 2 (3.45%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (3.45%) F5
11 2 (3.45%) IBM
11 2 (3.45%) Novell
11 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto