The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 263 383 350
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -33
Contract jobs citing LDAP 450 268 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.91% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 3.58% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 179 170
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £287 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.78 £25.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £43.70 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.16 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+14.31% -29.57%
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
7754 7492 7598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 14.17% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4794 4347 4158
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 481 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

LDAP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +48 200 £475 +8.57% 23
South East +62 121 £390 -7.14% 9
North East +2 31 £340 +29.52% 2
South West +31 26 £360 -14.28% 2
Yorkshire +20 26 £425 +41.66% 1
North West +19 18 £500 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -12 14 £388 -32.56% 2
East of England +2 9 £419 +1.51%
East Midlands -1 1 £401 +116.48%
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 England region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 356 (44.56%) Linux
2 313 (39.17%) Active Directory
3 261 (32.67%) Unix
4 260 (32.54%) Java
5 216 (27.03%) Oracle
6 210 (26.28%) Windows
7 192 (24.03%) DNS
8 186 (23.28%) VMware
9 183 (22.90%) Perl
10 158 (19.77%) SQL
10 158 (19.77%) Microsoft
11 152 (19.02%) Red Hat
12 141 (17.65%) Apache
13 139 (17.40%) Finance
14 127 (15.89%) HTTP
14 127 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
15 124 (15.52%) Python
16 122 (15.27%) DevOps
17 121 (15.14%) Firewall
18 120 (15.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 119 (14.89%) WebLogic
20 118 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
21 116 (14.52%) Solaris
22 114 (14.27%) HTML
23 112 (14.02%) Security Cleared
24 110 (13.77%) JavaScript
25 107 (13.39%) ITIL
26 100 (12.52%) Puppet
27 93 (11.64%) J2EE
27 93 (11.64%) Windows Server

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 141 (17.65%) Apache
2 119 (14.89%) WebLogic
3 58 (7.26%) WebSphere
4 56 (7.01%) Tomcat
5 46 (5.76%) JBoss
6 41 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 36 (4.51%) Skype for Business
8 29 (3.63%) OpenStack
8 29 (3.63%) WebLogic Portal
9 28 (3.50%) IIS
10 25 (3.13%) WebSphere Portal
11 24 (3.00%) FileNet
12 22 (2.75%) MS Exchange
13 20 (2.50%) Confluence
14 19 (2.38%) CMS
15 18 (2.25%) MQSeries
15 18 (2.25%) SharePoint
16 15 (1.88%) Apache Solr
17 13 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
18 11 (1.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 62 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.13%) MS Office
3 20 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.38%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.25%) Primavera
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 67 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (4.26%) Office 365
4 15 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (1.75%) PaaS
6 11 (1.38%) Google Apps
7 7 (0.88%) IaaS
8 6 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.75%) OneDrive
8 6 (0.75%) Trello
9 5 (0.63%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
11 3 (0.38%) SaaS
12 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 192 (24.03%) DNS
2 127 (15.89%) HTTP
3 121 (15.14%) Firewall
4 85 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 70 (8.76%) SAN
6 63 (7.88%) Kerberos
7 59 (7.38%) SSL
8 54 (6.76%) WAN
9 46 (5.76%) Network Security
10 43 (5.38%) DHCP
11 41 (5.13%) IPsec
11 41 (5.13%) LAN
11 41 (5.13%) VPN
12 39 (4.88%) Internet
13 35 (4.38%) Skype
14 28 (3.50%) HTTPS
15 26 (3.25%) SSH
16 24 (3.00%) Unified Communications
17 23 (2.88%) FTP
18 22 (2.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 75 (9.39%) Oracle Database
3 60 (7.51%) MySQL
4 21 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 21 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 20 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.63%) Big Data
8 11 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (1.25%) DB2
9 10 (1.25%) Redis
10 9 (1.13%) OLTP
10 9 (1.13%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (1.13%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.13%) VLDB
11 8 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.00%) HBase
12 7 (0.88%) CouchDB
12 7 (0.88%) Neo4j
12 7 (0.88%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 69 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 58 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 32 (4.01%) JIRA
4 25 (3.13%) Subversion
5 24 (3.00%) Maven
6 19 (2.38%) JUnit
7 18 (2.25%) Selenium
8 16 (2.00%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.88%) ClearCase
10 13 (1.63%) StarTeam
11 12 (1.50%) Hudson
11 12 (1.50%) SoapUI
12 11 (1.38%) JIRA Agile
13 9 (1.13%) Protractor
14 8 (1.00%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.00%) ClearQuest
14 8 (1.00%) Mockito
15 6 (0.75%) Ant
15 6 (0.75%) Artifactory
16 5 (0.63%) VisualVM
General
1 139 (17.40%) Finance
2 58 (7.26%) Banking
3 19 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.63%) Back Office
6 10 (1.25%) Retail
7 8 (1.00%) Front Office
7 8 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (0.88%) Billing
9 6 (0.75%) Publishing
10 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.63%) Marketing
10 5 (0.63%) Military
11 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.38%) French Language
12 3 (0.38%) German Language
12 3 (0.38%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 128 (16.02%) Developer
2 98 (12.27%) Architect
3 94 (11.76%) Administrator
4 91 (11.39%) Consultant
5 61 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
6 52 (6.51%) Support Engineer
7 40 (5.01%) DevOps Engineer
8 39 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 37 (4.63%) Solaris Administrator
10 34 (4.26%) Security Architect
11 32 (4.01%) Systems Administrator
12 29 (3.63%) Unix Engineer
13 27 (3.38%) Solaris Engineer
13 27 (3.38%) VMware Engineer
14 26 (3.25%) Unix Administrator
15 25 (3.13%) VMWare Administrator
16 24 (3.00%) 3rd Line Support
17 23 (2.88%) Solaris Support Engineer
17 23 (2.88%) VMware Support Engineer
18 22 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (14.27%) HTML
2 93 (11.64%) J2EE
3 92 (11.51%) XML
4 90 (11.26%) REST
4 90 (11.26%) SAML
5 81 (10.14%) Web Services
6 72 (9.01%) SOAP
7 65 (8.14%) CSS
8 61 (7.63%) Middleware
9 51 (6.38%) OAuth
10 50 (6.26%) Spring
11 44 (5.51%) OpenID
12 34 (4.26%) LAMP
13 33 (4.13%) JSON
14 31 (3.88%) .NET
14 31 (3.88%) Ajax
15 30 (3.75%) jQuery
16 29 (3.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (3.38%) HTML5
18 26 (3.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.39%) PKI
2 79 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.01%) Clustering
4 47 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.13%) DataPower
6 30 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 29 (3.63%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.75%) Public Cloud
8 22 (2.75%) YubiKey
9 15 (1.88%) Replication
10 13 (1.63%) iPad
10 13 (1.63%) IVR
11 12 (1.50%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.50%) Private Cloud
12 11 (1.38%) Virtual Team
13 10 (1.25%) Smartcard
14 9 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.13%) User Experience
15 8 (1.00%) Algorithms
15 8 (1.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 356 (44.56%) Linux
2 261 (32.67%) Unix
3 210 (26.28%) Windows
4 120 (15.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 116 (14.52%) Solaris
6 93 (11.64%) Windows Server
7 34 (4.26%) CentOS
8 29 (3.63%) AIX
9 28 (3.50%) Ubuntu
9 28 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (1.75%) Debian
12 13 (1.63%) HPUX
13 12 (1.50%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.00%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.88%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.88%) Mesosphere
15 7 (0.88%) VMS
16 5 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (15.27%) DevOps
3 107 (13.39%) ITIL
4 91 (11.39%) Change Management
5 86 (10.76%) High Availability
6 69 (8.64%) Identity Management
7 67 (8.39%) Identity Access Management
8 65 (8.14%) Workflow
9 64 (8.01%) Configuration Management
10 54 (6.76%) Load Balancing
10 54 (6.76%) Migration
10 54 (6.76%) Scrum
11 48 (6.01%) Project Management
12 47 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (5.26%) Incident Management
14 39 (4.88%) Service Management
15 37 (4.63%) ITIL V3
16 36 (4.51%) Information Security
17 35 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 260 (32.54%) Java
2 183 (22.90%) Perl
3 158 (19.77%) SQL
4 124 (15.52%) Python
5 110 (13.77%) JavaScript
6 84 (10.51%) Shell Script
7 83 (10.39%) Bash Shell
8 77 (9.64%) PowerShell
9 49 (6.13%) PHP
10 39 (4.88%) VB
11 28 (3.50%) Korn
12 27 (3.38%) C
13 26 (3.25%) Jython
14 25 (3.13%) C++
15 20 (2.50%) Ruby
16 18 (2.25%) PL/SQL
16 18 (2.25%) Scala
17 17 (2.13%) C#
18 16 (2.00%) Groovy
19 14 (1.75%) Lua
Qualifications
1 112 (14.02%) Security Cleared
2 82 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 52 (6.51%) Degree
4 31 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (2.75%) JNCIA
5 22 (2.75%) JNCIS
6 18 (2.25%) CISSP
7 17 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 15 (1.88%) CISA
9 14 (1.75%) CISM
9 14 (1.75%) RHCE
10 13 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
11 12 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (1.38%) HND
13 10 (1.25%) HNC
13 10 (1.25%) PMI Certification
13 10 (1.25%) PMP
14 8 (1.00%) RHCA
15 7 (0.88%) MCSE
15 7 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.88%) SLA
2 7 (0.88%) QA
3 6 (0.75%) JSP 440
3 6 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.38%) HL7
6 2 (0.25%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) FISMA
System Software
1 313 (39.17%) Active Directory
2 118 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (5.88%) NFS
4 38 (4.76%) Samba
5 34 (4.26%) Docker
6 28 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (2.75%) Hyper-V
8 22 (2.75%) vSphere
9 18 (2.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 15 (1.88%) iptables
11 13 (1.63%) KVM
12 11 (1.38%) Squid
13 9 (1.13%) Varnish
14 8 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (1.00%) XenServer
15 7 (0.88%) NDS
15 7 (0.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
16 6 (0.75%) Postfix
16 6 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 100 (12.52%) Puppet
2 55 (6.88%) Ansible
3 38 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (4.63%) Nagios
5 29 (3.63%) OpenAM
6 27 (3.38%) Oracle ZFS
7 25 (3.13%) OpenIDM
7 25 (3.13%) Tivoli
8 24 (3.00%) SCCM
9 20 (2.50%) NetBackup
10 17 (2.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 15 (1.88%) Red Hat Satellite
12 14 (1.75%) ZABBIX
13 12 (1.50%) SCOM
14 11 (1.38%) BladeLogic
14 11 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 11 (1.38%) OpenView
15 10 (1.25%) HAProxy
16 9 (1.13%) Kubernetes
17 7 (0.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 216 (27.03%) Oracle
2 186 (23.28%) VMware
3 158 (19.77%) Microsoft
4 152 (19.02%) Red Hat
5 75 (9.39%) HP
6 68 (8.51%) IBM
7 56 (7.01%) Cisco
8 50 (6.26%) F5
8 50 (6.26%) Sun
9 39 (4.88%) ForgeRock
10 35 (4.38%) NetApp
11 31 (3.88%) Veritas
12 26 (3.25%) ServiceNow
13 24 (3.00%) CheckPoint
13 24 (3.00%) Juniper
14 23 (2.88%) Citrix
15 22 (2.75%) Aerohive Networks
15 22 (2.75%) Palo Alto
16 21 (2.63%) Nokia
17 20 (2.50%) Splunk
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Oxfordshire
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