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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 115 121 110
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing LDAP 27 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 0.83% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.25% 5.52% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 1
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£463 £454 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +0.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.86% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £11.50 £27.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+334.78% -58.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £71.00 £36.39
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +95.13%
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
514 471 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.46% 14.97% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 246 136
Average daily rate £335 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £435 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 70 44
Average hourly rate £21.53 £25.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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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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
Cambridgeshire +4 9 £375 -28.57%
Hertfordshire +14 8 £450 -
Essex -21 5 £444 -0.83%
Norfolk +14 3 £465 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £500 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
3 28 (42.42%) Java
4 27 (40.91%) Windows
5 25 (37.88%) Oracle
6 24 (36.36%) .NET
7 21 (31.82%) SSH
8 20 (30.30%) Tivoli
9 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
9 19 (28.79%) DNS
10 18 (27.27%) UNIX
10 18 (27.27%) Firewall
11 17 (25.76%) Identity Management
11 17 (25.76%) Internet
12 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
12 16 (24.24%) Telnet
12 16 (24.24%) Finance
12 16 (24.24%) Toad
12 16 (24.24%) Cyber-Ark
13 15 (22.73%) PuTTY
13 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
13 15 (22.73%) IIS
13 15 (22.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 14 (21.21%) CA Single Sign-On
14 14 (21.21%) ITIL
14 14 (21.21%) Sun
14 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
15 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
16 12 (18.18%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (22.73%) IIS
1 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.15%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.58%) Drupal
4 4 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.55%) Apache
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) SSH
2 19 (28.79%) DNS
3 18 (27.27%) Firewall
4 17 (25.76%) Internet
5 16 (24.24%) Telnet
6 15 (22.73%) PuTTY
7 12 (18.18%) DHCP
8 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 6 (9.09%) SAN
10 4 (6.06%) NAS
11 1 (1.52%) Diameter Protocol
11 1 (1.52%) LTE
11 1 (1.52%) SNMP
11 1 (1.52%) 3G
11 1 (1.52%) OSPF
11 1 (1.52%) BGP
11 1 (1.52%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Toad
2 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.58%) Maven
4 4 (6.06%) JIRA
4 4 (6.06%) Subversion
4 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.03%) Build Forge
6 1 (1.52%) GCC
6 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Developer
1 10 (15.15%) Consultant
2 8 (12.12%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Messaging Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Specialist
6 3 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.55%) Administrator
6 3 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.03%) HPUX Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) Web Services
2 9 (13.64%) Spring
2 9 (13.64%) HTML
3 7 (10.61%) WCF
3 7 (10.61%) Hibernate
4 5 (7.58%) CSS
5 4 (6.06%) SOAP
5 4 (6.06%) SAML
5 4 (6.06%) OAuth
5 4 (6.06%) XACML
5 4 (6.06%) SPML
5 4 (6.06%) OpenID
6 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 3 (4.55%) Middleware
6 3 (4.55%) Ajax
6 3 (4.55%) Spring MVC
6 3 (4.55%) J2EE
7 2 (3.03%) XML
7 2 (3.03%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) PKI
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) HACMP
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 18 (27.27%) UNIX
4 7 (10.61%) Solaris
5 6 (9.09%) Debian
5 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.06%) HPUX
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Identity Management
2 14 (21.21%) ITIL
3 12 (18.18%) Project Management
4 8 (12.12%) MVC
5 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.58%) Workflow
7 5 (7.58%) Change Management
8 4 (6.06%) Data Security
8 4 (6.06%) Data Management
8 4 (6.06%) Scrum
9 3 (4.55%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.03%) Information Security
10 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.03%) OO
11 1 (1.52%) CRM
11 1 (1.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
3 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
4 11 (16.67%) Perl
5 9 (13.64%) Python
6 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.61%) C#
8 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 5 (7.58%) Bourne shell
9 5 (7.58%) C-shell
9 5 (7.58%) C++
9 5 (7.58%) SQL
10 2 (3.03%) C
11 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.52%) VB6
11 1 (1.52%) Erlang
11 1 (1.52%) VBScript
11 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) OCA
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) CISSP
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) HND
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 8 (12.12%) Terminal Server
4 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.55%) vSphere
6 2 (3.03%) XenApp
6 2 (3.03%) XenServer
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.52%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) Tivoli
2 15 (22.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 14 (21.21%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Novell Identity Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (4.55%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (1.52%) Mesos
9 1 (1.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Oracle
2 16 (24.24%) Cyber-Ark
3 14 (21.21%) Sun
4 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 10 (15.15%) IBM
7 8 (12.12%) HP
7 8 (12.12%) CA
7 8 (12.12%) Novell
7 8 (12.12%) VMware
8 6 (9.09%) EMC
9 4 (6.06%) Cisco
9 4 (6.06%) McAfee
10 3 (4.55%) BMC
11 2 (3.03%) Citrix
12 1 (1.52%) F5
12 1 (1.52%) Splunk
12 1 (1.52%) Perforce