The first table below looks at the demand for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 132 110 131
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Contract jobs citing LDAP 14 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 2.74% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate
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£448 £450 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +40.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.65 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+156.78% -38.55%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
427 401 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.07% 16.78% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 156 241
Average daily rate £315 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 58 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the East of England region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the East of England region.

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 12 £448 -0.55%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £285 -
Hertfordshire - - - - 4
Suffolk - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 20 (83.33%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) HTML
3 16 (66.67%) UNIX
3 16 (66.67%) JBoss
4 15 (62.50%) Web Development
4 15 (62.50%) JAAS
4 15 (62.50%) Linux
5 14 (58.33%) SQL
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle
5 14 (58.33%) CSS
6 13 (54.17%) MySQL
6 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
6 13 (54.17%) Mac OS X
6 13 (54.17%) Spring
6 13 (54.17%) JPA
7 12 (50.00%) TDD
7 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
7 12 (50.00%) XML
8 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
9 10 (41.67%) Spring MVC
9 10 (41.67%) MVC
10 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (33.33%) MariaDB
11 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
11 7 (29.17%) HTTP
12 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 5 (20.83%) JAX-RPC
13 5 (20.83%) Kerberos
13 5 (20.83%) Windows

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.17%) iPlanet
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) HTTP
2 5 (20.83%) Kerberos
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) X.509
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.17%) InfiniBand
4 1 (4.17%) X.500
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
3 8 (33.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) VisualVM
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
1 16 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
3 1 (4.17%) Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Web Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) JAAS
3 14 (58.33%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
4 13 (54.17%) Spring
4 13 (54.17%) JPA
5 12 (50.00%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) Spring MVC
7 5 (20.83%) REST
7 5 (20.83%) Struts2
7 5 (20.83%) JAX-RPC
7 5 (20.83%) Struts
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) jBPM
9 2 (8.33%) SOAP
9 2 (8.33%) .NET
10 1 (4.17%) COM+
10 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) UNIX
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Mac OS X
4 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Web Development
2 12 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (20.83%) Web Design
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) RUP
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) OpenSSO
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Opsview
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) JBoss
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Sun
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) webMethods
4 2 (8.33%) Splunk
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) ForgeRock
5 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Software AG
5 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.17%) IBM