The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 121 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing LDAP 5 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 3.60% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 9
Average daily rate £325 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+14.46% -11.66%
LDAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
358 361 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.83% 14.30% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 178 160
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £160 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 51
Average hourly rate £21.69 £23.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire +7 2 £325 -36.27%
Suffolk - 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 £413 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) SSL
3 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 7 (26.92%) Internet
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
5 6 (23.08%) LAN
5 6 (23.08%) VoIP
5 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 6 (23.08%) SMTP
5 6 (23.08%) FTP
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) Tivoli
5 6 (23.08%) MPLS
5 6 (23.08%) OSPF
5 6 (23.08%) BGP
5 6 (23.08%) EIGRP
5 6 (23.08%) VPN
5 6 (23.08%) IPsec
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Spring
5 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (23.08%) IMAP
5 6 (23.08%) Network Security
5 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 6 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) Drupal
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) SSL
4 7 (26.92%) Internet
5 6 (23.08%) BGP
5 6 (23.08%) EIGRP
5 6 (23.08%) FTP
5 6 (23.08%) IMAP
5 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (23.08%) IPsec
5 6 (23.08%) LAN
5 6 (23.08%) MPLS
5 6 (23.08%) Network Security
5 6 (23.08%) OSPF
5 6 (23.08%) SMTP
5 6 (23.08%) VoIP
5 6 (23.08%) VPN
5 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) SSH
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Maven
1 4 (15.38%) Toad
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Build Forge
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Support
5 2 (7.69%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
1 6 (23.08%) Spring
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) Ajax
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) Middleware
4 2 (7.69%) SailPoint
4 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
1 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) Data Security
2 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
2 3 (11.54%) MVC
2 3 (11.54%) OO
2 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
3 2 (7.69%) High Availability
3 2 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security
3 2 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) SIEM
3 2 (7.69%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) Bourne shell
4 2 (7.69%) C-shell
4 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCNP
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
2 2 (7.69%) OCA
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Tivoli
2 3 (11.54%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (11.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) Bacula
4 1 (3.85%) Novell Identity Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.85%) WMI
4 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) CA
5 3 (11.54%) Sun
6 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Juniper
6 2 (7.69%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Novell