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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 312 336 348
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +12
Contract jobs citing LDAP 348 294 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.50% 3.99% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 170 139
Median daily rate £430 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.84% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £44.50 - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.09 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.99% -59.03%
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
7725 7364 6495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.69% 14.95% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4769 4195 3566
Median daily rate £400 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 421 379
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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
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 31 May 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 +40 176 £465 +0.54% 32
South East -6 82 £420 -6.66% 12
North East -37 24 £351 +24.29%
East of England -13 19 £480 +37.14%
North West 0 17 £420 - 2
South West -6 12 £420 +86.66% 4
Yorkshire -3 9 £400 +66.66%
East Midlands +9 4 £382 +13.46%
West Midlands -23 2 £300 -12.40%
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 300 (53.57%) Linux
2 222 (39.64%) Active Directory
3 200 (35.71%) Unix
4 170 (30.36%) DNS
5 155 (27.68%) Windows
6 153 (27.32%) Java
7 150 (26.79%) Oracle
8 147 (26.25%) VMware
9 146 (26.07%) Perl
10 140 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 137 (24.46%) Red Hat
12 127 (22.68%) Python
13 123 (21.96%) Finance
14 111 (19.82%) HTTP
14 111 (19.82%) Microsoft
15 108 (19.29%) Firewall
16 105 (18.75%) Apache
17 104 (18.57%) Puppet
18 101 (18.04%) SQL
19 94 (16.79%) TCP/IP
20 88 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 88 (15.71%) DevOps
21 86 (15.36%) WebLogic
22 84 (15.00%) Web Services
23 83 (14.82%) Security Cleared
24 79 (14.11%) ITIL
25 77 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
26 72 (12.86%) Shell Script
26 72 (12.86%) High Availability
27 71 (12.68%) HTML

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
1 105 (18.75%) Apache
2 86 (15.36%) WebLogic
3 50 (8.93%) Tomcat
4 48 (8.57%) JBoss
5 42 (7.50%) WebSphere
6 34 (6.07%) IIS
7 28 (5.00%) OpenStack
8 20 (3.57%) nginx
9 16 (2.86%) MS Exchange
10 15 (2.68%) MQSeries
10 15 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (2.32%) Skype for Business
12 12 (2.14%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (1.43%) CMS
13 8 (1.43%) LiveCycle
14 7 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (1.25%) FileNet
14 7 (1.25%) GlassFish
14 7 (1.25%) Node.js
14 7 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 47 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.36%) MS Office
3 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Maple
4 1 (0.18%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (1.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.54%) Siebel Analytics
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.39%) Office 365
3 18 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.25%) PaaS
6 5 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.71%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.71%) SaaS
8 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.54%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.36%) Heroku
9 2 (0.36%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.18%) GitHub
10 1 (0.18%) IaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 170 (30.36%) DNS
2 111 (19.82%) HTTP
3 108 (19.29%) Firewall
4 94 (16.79%) TCP/IP
5 68 (12.14%) SSL
6 58 (10.36%) SAN
7 49 (8.75%) DHCP
8 48 (8.57%) VPN
9 42 (7.50%) Kerberos
10 39 (6.96%) SMTP
11 35 (6.25%) Internet
12 34 (6.07%) IPsec
12 34 (6.07%) Network Security
13 33 (5.89%) SSH
14 32 (5.71%) LAN
14 32 (5.71%) WAN
15 31 (5.54%) FTP
16 23 (4.11%) HTTPS
17 22 (3.93%) NAS
18 20 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.11%) Oracle Database
3 33 (5.89%) MySQL
4 10 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 10 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.25%) OLTP
6 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.25%) VLDB
7 6 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.07%) DB2
8 5 (0.89%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (9.29%) Jenkins
2 38 (6.79%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.21%) Maven
4 14 (2.50%) JUnit
5 13 (2.32%) JIRA
6 12 (2.14%) Subversion
7 8 (1.43%) Artifactory
8 7 (1.25%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.07%) Hudson
10 5 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.71%) Gerrit
11 4 (0.71%) git-flow
11 4 (0.71%) gulp
11 4 (0.71%) Protractor
11 4 (0.71%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.71%) VisualVM
12 3 (0.54%) Ant
12 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 123 (21.96%) Finance
2 33 (5.89%) Banking
3 22 (3.93%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.32%) Back Office
5 10 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.43%) Front Office
8 6 (1.07%) Marketing
9 5 (0.89%) Publishing
10 4 (0.71%) Retail
11 3 (0.54%) Advertising
11 3 (0.54%) Electronics
11 3 (0.54%) French Language
11 3 (0.54%) German Language
11 3 (0.54%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.54%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.36%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (13.93%) Developer
2 68 (12.14%) Linux Engineer
3 63 (11.25%) Administrator
3 63 (11.25%) Architect
4 53 (9.46%) Consultant
5 48 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 40 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 29 (5.18%) Systems Administrator
8 27 (4.82%) Unix Engineer
9 25 (4.46%) Unix Administrator
10 23 (4.11%) Analyst
10 23 (4.11%) Automation Engineer
10 23 (4.11%) Security Engineer
11 22 (3.93%) Java Developer
11 22 (3.93%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 21 (3.75%) Applications Support
13 19 (3.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 19 (3.39%) VMware Engineer
14 18 (3.21%) Security Architect
14 18 (3.21%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (15.00%) Web Services
2 71 (12.68%) HTML
3 66 (11.79%) SOAP
4 56 (10.00%) XML
5 55 (9.82%) SAML
6 46 (8.21%) CSS
7 44 (7.86%) J2EE
7 44 (7.86%) REST
8 38 (6.79%) Middleware
9 32 (5.71%) .NET
10 25 (4.46%) Ajax
11 22 (3.93%) Java EE
11 22 (3.93%) LAMP
12 21 (3.75%) jQuery
12 21 (3.75%) Spring
13 20 (3.57%) HTML5
14 18 (3.21%) AngularJS
14 18 (3.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (2.86%) JSP
15 16 (2.86%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.14%) PKI
2 55 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (8.39%) Computer Science
4 36 (6.43%) Clustering
5 33 (5.89%) Data Centre
6 27 (4.82%) DataPower
7 20 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 17 (3.04%) Replication
9 16 (2.86%) Public Cloud
10 14 (2.50%) HACMP
11 13 (2.32%) YubiKey
12 12 (2.14%) iPad
12 12 (2.14%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.96%) Cryptography
14 8 (1.43%) Algorithms
14 8 (1.43%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.25%) CMDB
15 7 (1.25%) Grid Computing
16 6 (1.07%) Smartcard
16 6 (1.07%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 300 (53.57%) Linux
2 200 (35.71%) Unix
3 155 (27.68%) Windows
4 140 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 66 (11.79%) Windows Server
6 60 (10.71%) Solaris
7 29 (5.18%) AIX
8 18 (3.21%) CentOS
8 18 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.14%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.96%) zOS
11 10 (1.79%) Debian
11 10 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.43%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.07%) Android
13 6 (1.07%) HPUX
13 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (15.71%) DevOps
2 79 (14.11%) ITIL
3 77 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (12.86%) High Availability
5 61 (10.89%) Configuration Management
6 57 (10.18%) Project Management
7 55 (9.82%) Change Management
7 55 (9.82%) Identity Management
8 50 (8.93%) Load Balancing
9 42 (7.50%) Migration
10 39 (6.96%) Workflow
11 36 (6.43%) Identity Access Management
12 31 (5.54%) ITIL V3
13 30 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (5.00%) Incident Management
15 25 (4.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 25 (4.46%) Service Delivery
15 25 (4.46%) Validation
16 24 (4.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 153 (27.32%) Java
2 146 (26.07%) Perl
3 127 (22.68%) Python
4 101 (18.04%) SQL
5 72 (12.86%) Shell Script
6 62 (11.07%) PowerShell
7 60 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 51 (9.11%) Bash Shell
9 32 (5.71%) PHP
10 25 (4.46%) VB
11 21 (3.75%) C#
12 20 (3.57%) C++
13 18 (3.21%) C
14 17 (3.04%) PL/SQL
15 14 (2.50%) Korn
16 8 (1.43%) Ruby
17 6 (1.07%) Jython
17 6 (1.07%) Lua
17 6 (1.07%) Tcl
18 5 (0.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 83 (14.82%) Security Cleared
2 62 (11.07%) SC Cleared
3 49 (8.75%) Degree
4 31 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.68%) CISSP
6 14 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 13 (2.32%) JNCIA
7 13 (2.32%) JNCIS
8 12 (2.14%) RHCE
9 11 (1.96%) CCNA
9 11 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.96%) HND
10 10 (1.79%) HNC
10 10 (1.79%) MCP
10 10 (1.79%) MCSE
10 10 (1.79%) MCTS
11 8 (1.43%) RHCA
12 7 (1.25%) MCSA
12 7 (1.25%) RHCSA
13 5 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.79%) SLA
2 9 (1.61%) QA
3 7 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.71%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 222 (39.64%) Active Directory
2 88 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (9.82%) NFS
4 27 (4.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 23 (4.11%) Squid
6 22 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (3.75%) vSphere
8 17 (3.04%) Samba
9 16 (2.86%) Docker
10 15 (2.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 14 (2.50%) VMware ESX
12 13 (2.32%) qmail
13 9 (1.61%) Firmware
13 9 (1.61%) vCloud
14 8 (1.43%) KVM
14 8 (1.43%) Oracle Clusterware
15 7 (1.25%) XenApp
15 7 (1.25%) XenServer
16 6 (1.07%) Hyper-V
16 6 (1.07%) iptables
Systems Management
1 104 (18.57%) Puppet
2 42 (7.50%) Nagios
3 39 (6.96%) Ansible
4 26 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (4.46%) ZABBIX
6 20 (3.57%) Cacti
7 19 (3.39%) logstash
8 16 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
9 15 (2.68%) NetBackup
9 15 (2.68%) Oracle ZFS
9 15 (2.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 14 (2.50%) Graphite
10 14 (2.50%) Tivoli
11 13 (2.32%) collectd
11 13 (2.32%) Ganglia
11 13 (2.32%) SCCM
12 9 (1.61%) SCOM
12 9 (1.61%) WSUS
13 7 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 7 (1.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 150 (26.79%) Oracle
2 147 (26.25%) VMware
3 137 (24.46%) Red Hat
4 111 (19.82%) Microsoft
5 58 (10.36%) HP
6 54 (9.64%) IBM
7 53 (9.46%) Cisco
8 42 (7.50%) F5
9 38 (6.79%) Veritas
10 37 (6.61%) NetApp
11 29 (5.18%) Splunk
12 26 (4.64%) Sun
13 22 (3.93%) Citrix
14 21 (3.75%) Juniper
15 20 (3.57%) Dell
16 17 (3.04%) CheckPoint
17 16 (2.86%) EMC
18 15 (2.68%) Nokia
19 14 (2.50%) Palo Alto
19 14 (2.50%) TOWER Software
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