The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 333 326 316
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing LDAP 294 270 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 3.95% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 151 128
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.62% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.59 £71.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
-44.24% +156.78%
LDAP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7272 6840 6387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.07% 13.85% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4237 3708 3381
Average daily rate £375 £362 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 393 451
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in England

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in England

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
London +35 146 £425 +6.25% 26
South East -27 59 £385 +6.20% 9
East of England +24 40 £375 -16.20% 2
North East -21 16 £263 +0.96% 1
Yorkshire -19 14 £300 -23.80% 3
West Midlands -4 6 £443 +47.50% 2
South West -26 5 £420 +7.69% 11
North West -23 3 £320 -
East Midlands -11 2 £325 - 3
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 243 (42.86%) Linux
2 200 (35.27%) UNIX
3 185 (32.63%) Active Directory
4 184 (32.45%) Windows
5 175 (30.86%) Java
6 164 (28.92%) Oracle
7 133 (23.46%) DNS
8 132 (23.28%) Finance
9 129 (22.75%) ITIL
10 127 (22.40%) SQL
11 126 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 126 (22.22%) Firewall
12 105 (18.52%) VMware
13 104 (18.34%) Perl
14 101 (17.81%) SQL Server
15 91 (16.05%) Python
16 90 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
17 87 (15.34%) Security Cleared
17 87 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
17 87 (15.34%) Red Hat
17 87 (15.34%) Shell Script
18 82 (14.46%) Service Management
19 80 (14.11%) Solaris
20 79 (13.93%) Apache
20 79 (13.93%) Cisco
21 78 (13.76%) XML
21 78 (13.76%) HTML
22 77 (13.58%) SOAP
22 77 (13.58%) PowerShell
23 75 (13.23%) Agile Software Development

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 79 (13.93%) Apache
2 64 (11.29%) IIS
3 52 (9.17%) Tomcat
4 51 (8.99%) WebLogic
5 47 (8.29%) SharePoint
6 42 (7.41%) MS Exchange
7 41 (7.23%) JBoss
7 41 (7.23%) WebSphere
8 26 (4.59%) Lync
9 25 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 24 (4.23%) Confluence
11 22 (3.88%) nginx
12 19 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
14 13 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (1.94%) AquaLogic
16 10 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 10 (1.76%) MediaWiki
17 9 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 65 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.47%) MS Office
3 5 (0.88%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Tridion
2 5 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.53%) Eikon
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.59%) Office 365
3 9 (1.59%) IaaS
4 8 (1.41%) PaaS
5 7 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (0.88%) Yammer
6 5 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.71%) SaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 133 (23.46%) DNS
2 126 (22.22%) Firewall
3 65 (11.46%) SSL
3 65 (11.46%) SAN
4 58 (10.23%) TCP/IP
4 58 (10.23%) VPN
5 56 (9.88%) LAN
6 53 (9.35%) DHCP
7 48 (8.47%) NAS
8 41 (7.23%) WAN
9 34 (6.00%) Kerberos
9 34 (6.00%) SSH
10 33 (5.82%) Internet
11 26 (4.59%) HTTP
12 25 (4.41%) IPsec
13 22 (3.88%) VLAN
14 21 (3.70%) Network Security
14 21 (3.70%) SMTP
15 20 (3.53%) X.509
16 16 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 72 (12.70%) MySQL
3 39 (6.88%) Relational Database
4 34 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
6 21 (3.70%) DB2
6 21 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.47%) DB2 UDB
8 12 (2.12%) Big Data
9 9 (1.59%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.59%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.41%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.41%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 40 (7.05%) Git (software)
3 36 (6.35%) JIRA
4 31 (5.47%) Ant
5 27 (4.76%) Subversion
6 25 (4.41%) Maven
7 15 (2.65%) Hudson
8 12 (2.12%) Introscope
9 11 (1.94%) Toad
10 8 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.23%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.06%) JUnit
12 6 (1.06%) Gerrit
13 5 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.71%) VisualVM
14 4 (0.71%) JProfiler
14 4 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.53%) Gradle
General
1 132 (23.28%) Finance
2 52 (9.17%) Banking
3 25 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.47%) Retail
5 12 (2.12%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.59%) Marketing
8 6 (1.06%) Front Office
9 5 (0.88%) Back Office
10 3 (0.53%) Automotive
10 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
11 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (14.64%) Developer
2 61 (10.76%) Analyst
3 60 (10.58%) Administrator
4 59 (10.41%) Architect
5 46 (8.11%) Consultant
6 43 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
7 37 (6.53%) Java Developer
8 26 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
9 21 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (3.70%) Security Analyst
10 20 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (3.17%) Support Analyst
12 17 (3.00%) Technical Support
13 16 (2.82%) Technical Consultant
13 16 (2.82%) Linux Engineer
14 14 (2.47%) Senior Developer
14 14 (2.47%) UNIX Engineer
15 13 (2.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 13 (2.29%) UNIX Administrator
16 12 (2.12%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (13.76%) HTML
1 78 (13.76%) XML
2 77 (13.58%) SOAP
3 70 (12.35%) Web Services
4 58 (10.23%) .NET
5 40 (7.05%) J2EE
5 40 (7.05%) Middleware
6 37 (6.53%) CSS
6 37 (6.53%) REST
7 36 (6.35%) SAML
8 26 (4.59%) Spring
9 21 (3.70%) JDBC
10 19 (3.35%) Hibernate
11 18 (3.17%) JSP
11 18 (3.17%) SailPoint
12 16 (2.82%) Servlets
13 15 (2.65%) Java EE
13 15 (2.65%) Ajax
13 15 (2.65%) JPA
14 14 (2.47%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (11.64%) Clustering
3 59 (10.41%) PKI
4 41 (7.23%) Management Information System
5 30 (5.29%) Data Centre
6 21 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.17%) Smartcard
8 17 (3.00%) Computer Science
9 15 (2.65%) CMDB
10 12 (2.12%) Wiki
10 12 (2.12%) HACMP
11 10 (1.76%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.59%) Cryptography
13 8 (1.41%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.41%) DataPower
13 8 (1.41%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.41%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.41%) Replication
14 7 (1.23%) NHS
15 6 (1.06%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 243 (42.86%) Linux
2 200 (35.27%) UNIX
3 184 (32.45%) Windows
4 80 (14.11%) Solaris
5 73 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (8.29%) CentOS
7 39 (6.88%) Ubuntu
8 38 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (6.53%) AIX
10 31 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (3.00%) Debian
13 15 (2.65%) Windows 7
14 12 (2.12%) Android
15 11 (1.94%) Windows XP
15 11 (1.94%) HPUX
16 10 (1.76%) Windows 8
17 7 (1.23%) Mac OS X
18 6 (1.06%) VMS
19 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (22.75%) ITIL
2 82 (14.46%) Service Management
3 75 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (9.35%) Project Management
5 49 (8.64%) Identity Management
6 45 (7.94%) DevOps
7 41 (7.23%) Workflow
8 38 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (6.53%) Configuration Management
10 36 (6.35%) Migration
11 35 (6.17%) Change Management
12 33 (5.82%) Information Security
12 33 (5.82%) Load Balancing
13 25 (4.41%) Incident Management
14 24 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
14 24 (4.23%) Open Source
15 22 (3.88%) Data Protection
15 22 (3.88%) SOA
16 21 (3.70%) Problem Management
17 20 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 175 (30.86%) Java
2 127 (22.40%) SQL
3 104 (18.34%) Perl
4 91 (16.05%) Python
5 87 (15.34%) Shell Script
6 77 (13.58%) PowerShell
7 63 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 36 (6.35%) PL/SQL
9 35 (6.17%) C
9 35 (6.17%) Bash Shell
10 27 (4.76%) Ruby
11 26 (4.59%) PHP
12 24 (4.23%) C++
13 23 (4.06%) VB
14 19 (3.35%) C#
15 16 (2.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 12 (2.12%) BeanShell
17 7 (1.23%) VB.NET
18 6 (1.06%) VBScript
18 6 (1.06%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 87 (15.34%) Security Cleared
2 59 (10.41%) SC Cleared
3 57 (10.05%) Degree
4 27 (4.76%) CISSP
5 19 (3.35%) DV Cleared
6 16 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.47%) CCNA
8 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.06%) CCNP
10 5 (0.88%) ISEB
10 5 (0.88%) CCSE
11 4 (0.71%) CISM
11 4 (0.71%) CCSA
11 4 (0.71%) RHCE
11 4 (0.71%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.71%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (0.71%) MCSE
12 3 (0.53%) OCA
12 3 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.70%) SLA
2 14 (2.47%) QA
3 8 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.35%) COBIT
5 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.35%) COSO
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) DICOM
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 185 (32.63%) Active Directory
2 87 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (5.64%) NFS
4 22 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 19 (3.35%) vSphere
7 18 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 18 (3.17%) Samba
8 17 (3.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 14 (2.47%) iptables
10 13 (2.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 12 (2.12%) Postfix
12 11 (1.94%) VMware ESX
13 10 (1.76%) Sendmail
13 10 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (1.59%) Snort
14 9 (1.59%) Terminal Server
14 9 (1.59%) Terminal Services
14 9 (1.59%) XenServer
15 7 (1.23%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 51 (8.99%) Puppet
2 33 (5.82%) Tivoli
3 25 (4.41%) ZABBIX
4 23 (4.06%) CA Single Sign-On
5 22 (3.88%) Nagios
6 20 (3.53%) OpenView
7 19 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (2.82%) Oracle ZFS
9 15 (2.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 12 (2.12%) NetBackup
11 11 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 10 (1.76%) Ansible
13 9 (1.59%) HP UCMDB
13 9 (1.59%) MIMEsweeper
13 9 (1.59%) MAILsweeper
13 9 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (1.59%) CA Wily
14 8 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
14 8 (1.41%) BladeLogic
15 7 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 164 (28.92%) Oracle
2 126 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 105 (18.52%) VMware
4 87 (15.34%) Red Hat
5 79 (13.93%) Cisco
6 55 (9.70%) IBM
6 55 (9.70%) HP
7 49 (8.64%) Sun
8 37 (6.53%) Splunk
9 31 (5.47%) CA
10 29 (5.11%) Citrix
11 27 (4.76%) Informatica
12 26 (4.59%) Cyber-Ark
13 25 (4.41%) Dell
14 22 (3.88%) McAfee
15 21 (3.70%) NetApp
16 20 (3.53%) Veritas
16 20 (3.53%) Juniper
17 18 (3.17%) ForgeRock
18 17 (3.00%) ServiceNow
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