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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 299 356 361
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +5
Contract jobs citing LDAP 391 305 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.12% 4.17% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 199 179
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £280 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 7
Median hourly rate £52.00 £29.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.31% +119.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £25.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -40.84%
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
7640 7314 7898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.40% 13.86% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4705 4264 4449
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 496 449
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +12 161 £475 +5.55% 26
South East +45 104 £400 -2.43% 16
North East +4 32 £330 +1.53%
Yorkshire +23 23 £500 +42.85%
South West +17 23 £358 +30.00%
North West +18 21 £500 +25.00%
West Midlands -14 19 £369 -41.00% 2
East of England -4 11 £403 -13.20% 2
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 360 (44.55%) Linux
2 327 (40.47%) Active Directory
3 257 (31.81%) Java
4 251 (31.06%) Unix
5 217 (26.86%) Windows
5 217 (26.86%) Oracle
6 205 (25.37%) DNS
7 187 (23.14%) VMware
8 178 (22.03%) Perl
9 163 (20.17%) SQL
10 161 (19.93%) Microsoft
11 141 (17.45%) Apache
12 140 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
13 139 (17.20%) Red Hat
14 138 (17.08%) Finance
15 127 (15.72%) DevOps
16 122 (15.10%) Security Cleared
17 121 (14.98%) Firewall
18 120 (14.85%) Python
18 120 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
19 117 (14.48%) WebLogic
20 116 (14.36%) JavaScript
20 116 (14.36%) HTTP
21 115 (14.23%) HTML
22 111 (13.74%) Solaris
23 108 (13.37%) ITIL
24 104 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 102 (12.62%) XML
26 101 (12.50%) Change Management
27 99 (12.25%) Puppet

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 (17.45%) Apache
2 117 (14.48%) WebLogic
3 61 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 56 (6.93%) Tomcat
5 46 (5.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 44 (5.45%) JBoss
7 33 (4.08%) Confluence
8 32 (3.96%) Skype for Business
8 32 (3.96%) WebLogic Portal
9 30 (3.71%) FileNet
9 30 (3.71%) OpenStack
10 28 (3.47%) WebSphere Portal
11 25 (3.09%) IIS
12 20 (2.48%) SharePoint
13 19 (2.35%) MS Exchange
14 17 (2.10%) MQSeries
15 16 (1.98%) CMS
16 15 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
17 14 (1.73%) Apache Solr
18 12 (1.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 55 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 17 (2.10%) MS Office
4 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.25%) Primavera
7 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.12%) assyst
8 1 (0.12%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 75 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (4.46%) Office 365
3 17 (2.10%) PaaS
4 12 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (1.36%) Google Apps
5 11 (1.36%) IaaS
6 8 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.99%) SaaS
7 6 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.74%) OneDrive
7 6 (0.74%) Trello
8 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
9 3 (0.37%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 205 (25.37%) DNS
2 121 (14.98%) Firewall
3 116 (14.36%) HTTP
4 77 (9.53%) TCP/IP
5 65 (8.04%) SAN
6 62 (7.67%) Kerberos
7 55 (6.81%) SSL
8 53 (6.56%) WAN
9 51 (6.31%) DHCP
10 45 (5.57%) Network Security
11 40 (4.95%) LAN
12 38 (4.70%) IPsec
12 38 (4.70%) VPN
13 33 (4.08%) Internet
14 31 (3.84%) Skype
15 27 (3.34%) HTTPS
16 24 (2.97%) SSH
17 23 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
17 23 (2.85%) Unified Communications
18 22 (2.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 75 (9.28%) Oracle Database
3 65 (8.04%) MySQL
4 30 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (3.59%) Relational Database
6 24 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (1.86%) Big Data
8 11 (1.36%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (1.36%) Redis
9 9 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.11%) HBase
9 9 (1.11%) OLTP
9 9 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.11%) VLDB
10 8 (0.99%) CouchDB
10 8 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.99%) DB2
10 8 (0.99%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 79 (9.78%) Jenkins
2 60 (7.43%) Git (software)
3 45 (5.57%) JIRA
4 24 (2.97%) Subversion
5 20 (2.48%) Maven
6 19 (2.35%) JIRA Agile
6 19 (2.35%) Selenium
7 17 (2.10%) JUnit
8 15 (1.86%) ClearCase
8 15 (1.86%) Cucumber
9 13 (1.61%) SoapUI
9 13 (1.61%) StarTeam
10 11 (1.36%) Hudson
11 9 (1.11%) Protractor
12 8 (0.99%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.99%) ClearQuest
12 8 (0.99%) Mockito
13 6 (0.74%) Ant
13 6 (0.74%) Artifactory
13 6 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 138 (17.08%) Finance
2 57 (7.05%) Banking
3 18 (2.23%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.98%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.36%) Back Office
5 11 (1.36%) Retail
6 7 (0.87%) Billing
7 6 (0.74%) Front Office
7 6 (0.74%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.62%) Marketing
8 5 (0.62%) Military
8 5 (0.62%) Publishing
9 2 (0.25%) Automotive
9 2 (0.25%) Electronics
9 2 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.12%) Advertising
10 1 (0.12%) Games
10 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (14.23%) Developer
2 104 (12.87%) Architect
3 98 (12.13%) Administrator
4 86 (10.64%) Consultant
5 59 (7.30%) Linux Engineer
6 57 (7.05%) Support Engineer
7 41 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
7 41 (5.07%) Solaris Administrator
8 39 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
9 35 (4.33%) Security Architect
10 33 (4.08%) Java Developer
11 31 (3.84%) Solaris Engineer
11 31 (3.84%) VMware Engineer
12 30 (3.71%) VMWare Administrator
13 27 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support
13 27 (3.34%) Solaris Support Engineer
13 27 (3.34%) VMware Support Engineer
14 26 (3.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 26 (3.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 23 (2.85%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (14.23%) HTML
2 102 (12.62%) XML
3 95 (11.76%) J2EE
4 84 (10.40%) REST
5 81 (10.02%) SAML
6 77 (9.53%) Web Services
7 69 (8.54%) SOAP
8 60 (7.43%) CSS
9 58 (7.18%) Middleware
10 53 (6.56%) Spring
11 49 (6.06%) OAuth
12 44 (5.45%) OpenID
13 34 (4.21%) LAMP
14 29 (3.59%) Ajax
14 29 (3.59%) JSON
14 29 (3.59%) SailPoint
15 27 (3.34%) .NET
15 27 (3.34%) jQuery
16 26 (3.22%) JSP
17 24 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.14%) PKI
2 84 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (6.06%) Clustering
4 47 (5.82%) Computer Science
5 34 (4.21%) Data Centre
6 30 (3.71%) DataPower
7 29 (3.59%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.97%) Public Cloud
9 23 (2.85%) Replication
10 22 (2.72%) YubiKey
11 15 (1.86%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.61%) iPad
12 13 (1.61%) IVR
13 12 (1.49%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.49%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.36%) iSeries
15 10 (1.24%) BYOD
15 10 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.24%) Smartcard
16 9 (1.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 360 (44.55%) Linux
2 251 (31.06%) Unix
3 217 (26.86%) Windows
4 111 (13.74%) Solaris
5 104 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 99 (12.25%) Windows Server
7 47 (5.82%) CentOS
8 45 (5.57%) Ubuntu
9 43 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (3.71%) AIX
11 21 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (2.10%) Debian
14 16 (1.98%) Mac OS X
15 13 (1.61%) HPUX
16 12 (1.49%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.99%) Mesosphere
18 7 (0.87%) Apple iOS
18 7 (0.87%) VMS
19 5 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (15.72%) DevOps
3 108 (13.37%) ITIL
4 101 (12.50%) Change Management
5 83 (10.27%) High Availability
6 71 (8.79%) Workflow
7 67 (8.29%) Identity Access Management
8 66 (8.17%) Identity Management
9 64 (7.92%) Scrum
10 61 (7.55%) Configuration Management
11 59 (7.30%) Migration
12 53 (6.56%) Load Balancing
13 51 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (5.69%) Service Management
15 43 (5.32%) Incident Management
15 43 (5.32%) Project Management
16 40 (4.95%) Information Security
17 37 (4.58%) ITIL V3
17 37 (4.58%) Performance Monitoring
18 33 (4.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 257 (31.81%) Java
2 178 (22.03%) Perl
3 163 (20.17%) SQL
4 120 (14.85%) Python
5 116 (14.36%) JavaScript
6 86 (10.64%) Shell Script
7 82 (10.15%) Bash Shell
8 72 (8.91%) PowerShell
9 46 (5.69%) PHP
10 35 (4.33%) VB
11 29 (3.59%) Jython
11 29 (3.59%) Korn
12 26 (3.22%) C
13 24 (2.97%) Groovy
14 22 (2.72%) Ruby
14 22 (2.72%) Scala
15 19 (2.35%) C++
15 19 (2.35%) PL/SQL
16 17 (2.10%) C#
17 14 (1.73%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 122 (15.10%) Security Cleared
2 95 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 48 (5.94%) Degree
4 30 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (2.72%) JNCIA
5 22 (2.72%) JNCIS
6 21 (2.60%) CISSP
7 20 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 20 (2.48%) DV Cleared
8 19 (2.35%) CISA
8 19 (2.35%) CISM
9 12 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.24%) PMP
10 10 (1.24%) RHCE
11 8 (0.99%) BC Cleared
11 8 (0.99%) HNC
11 8 (0.99%) HND
12 7 (0.87%) CCNA
12 7 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.61%) SLA
2 9 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (0.99%) QA
4 7 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.74%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.37%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.37%) HL7
8 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.12%) FISMA
System Software
1 327 (40.47%) Active Directory
2 120 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (5.32%) NFS
4 41 (5.07%) Samba
5 35 (4.33%) Docker
6 25 (3.09%) Hyper-V
6 25 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (2.85%) vSphere
8 19 (2.35%) iptables
9 18 (2.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 18 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.86%) KVM
11 13 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (1.61%) Squid
12 10 (1.24%) NDS
13 9 (1.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 9 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
14 8 (0.99%) vCloud
15 7 (0.87%) Postfix
15 7 (0.87%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 99 (12.25%) Puppet
2 60 (7.43%) Ansible
3 41 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (4.70%) Nagios
5 30 (3.71%) SCCM
6 29 (3.59%) OpenAM
7 27 (3.34%) Oracle ZFS
8 23 (2.85%) Tivoli
9 22 (2.72%) NetBackup
9 22 (2.72%) OpenIDM
10 16 (1.98%) SCOM
11 15 (1.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 15 (1.86%) ZABBIX
12 14 (1.73%) HAProxy
13 11 (1.36%) OpenView
14 10 (1.24%) BladeLogic
14 10 (1.24%) Kubernetes
14 10 (1.24%) Red Hat Satellite
15 9 (1.11%) Cacti
16 8 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 217 (26.86%) Oracle
2 187 (23.14%) VMware
3 161 (19.93%) Microsoft
4 139 (17.20%) Red Hat
5 72 (8.91%) HP
6 67 (8.29%) IBM
7 56 (6.93%) Cisco
8 55 (6.81%) Sun
9 50 (6.19%) F5
10 36 (4.46%) ForgeRock
11 33 (4.08%) NetApp
12 30 (3.71%) Veritas
13 26 (3.22%) ServiceNow
14 24 (2.97%) Atlassian
14 24 (2.97%) CheckPoint
14 24 (2.97%) Juniper
15 23 (2.85%) Citrix
16 22 (2.72%) Aerohive Networks
16 22 (2.72%) Cyber-Ark
16 22 (2.72%) Palo Alto
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