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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 294 366 353
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -13
Contract jobs citing LDAP 358 271 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.53% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.25% 3.77% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 176 189
Median daily rate £400 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.73% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Median hourly rate £46.96 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.95% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.63 £23.91 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £45.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.70% +13.75%
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
6821 7193 7684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.20% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4084 4286 4478
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 447 422
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +15 156 £450 +5.88% 15
South East +36 81 £340 -12.25% 6
North East +6 37 £329 +31.46% 1
Yorkshire +32 29 £444 -6.57% 4
North West +17 24 £408 -4.11% 2
West Midlands +8 21 £367 -28.68%
East of England +6 14 £350 -6.04% 6
South West -2 3 £475 +72.72% 2
East Midlands -8 1 £375 +70.45% 1
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 364 (46.08%) Linux
2 311 (39.37%) Active Directory
3 257 (32.53%) DNS
4 247 (31.27%) Java
5 246 (31.14%) Unix
6 228 (28.86%) Windows
7 185 (23.42%) Oracle
7 185 (23.42%) VMware
8 164 (20.76%) DevOps
9 161 (20.38%) Perl
10 155 (19.62%) Microsoft
11 153 (19.37%) SQL
12 146 (18.48%) JavaScript
13 138 (17.47%) Apache
14 137 (17.34%) Python
14 137 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
14 137 (17.34%) Security Cleared
15 134 (16.96%) Red Hat
16 125 (15.82%) Puppet
17 116 (14.68%) Finance
18 113 (14.30%) Kerberos
19 112 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 110 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 110 (13.92%) HTML
21 103 (13.04%) Solaris
22 101 (12.78%) SC Cleared
23 97 (12.28%) XML
24 96 (12.15%) Bash Shell
25 94 (11.90%) Jenkins
26 92 (11.65%) WebLogic

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
1 138 (17.47%) Apache
2 92 (11.65%) WebLogic
3 66 (8.35%) Tomcat
4 65 (8.23%) WebSphere
5 52 (6.58%) Confluence
6 47 (5.95%) JBoss
6 47 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
7 36 (4.56%) IIS
8 31 (3.92%) FileNet
9 30 (3.80%) nginx
9 30 (3.80%) WebLogic Portal
10 29 (3.67%) Apache Spark
10 29 (3.67%) SharePoint
11 27 (3.42%) WebSphere Portal
12 25 (3.16%) Skype for Business
13 21 (2.66%) OpenStack
14 17 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
15 15 (1.90%) MS Exchange
16 14 (1.77%) CMS
17 13 (1.65%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 35 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.66%) MS Office
3 19 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.38%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.01%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.51%) Staffware
4 3 (0.38%) RMDS
4 3 (0.38%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.25%) Primavera
5 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.13%) assyst
6 1 (0.13%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (5.70%) Office 365
4 15 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (1.90%) PaaS
5 14 (1.77%) IaaS
5 14 (1.77%) OneDrive
6 13 (1.65%) GitHub
6 13 (1.65%) SaaS
7 12 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (1.14%) G Suite
11 8 (1.01%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.76%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.76%) Trello
12 6 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 257 (32.53%) DNS
2 113 (14.30%) Kerberos
3 92 (11.65%) Firewall
4 84 (10.63%) TCP/IP
5 63 (7.97%) SSL
6 58 (7.34%) HTTP
7 56 (7.09%) DHCP
8 52 (6.58%) SAN
9 43 (5.44%) SMTP
10 36 (4.56%) WAN
11 30 (3.80%) Network Security
11 30 (3.80%) SSH
11 30 (3.80%) X.500
12 28 (3.54%) Skype
12 28 (3.54%) VPN
13 24 (3.04%) Internet
13 24 (3.04%) VoIP
14 23 (2.91%) SNMP
15 21 (2.66%) LAN
16 20 (2.53%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.72%) MySQL
1 61 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.44%) Oracle Database
3 34 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (3.92%) Big Data
5 27 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 23 (2.91%) Hadoop
7 20 (2.53%) Apache Hive
8 18 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (1.52%) Redis
11 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.27%) HBase
13 9 (1.14%) DB2
13 9 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.01%) CouchDB
14 8 (1.01%) Neo4j
14 8 (1.01%) Parquet
14 8 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 90 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 58 (7.34%) JIRA
4 34 (4.30%) Maven
5 30 (3.80%) Subversion
6 28 (3.54%) Selenium
7 25 (3.16%) JUnit
8 23 (2.91%) ClearCase
9 20 (2.53%) JIRA Agile
10 18 (2.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 15 (1.90%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (1.65%) ClearQuest
12 13 (1.65%) StarTeam
12 13 (1.65%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.39%) Bitbucket
14 10 (1.27%) Apache Ivy
14 10 (1.27%) Mockito
15 9 (1.14%) SoapUI
15 9 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 116 (14.68%) Finance
2 56 (7.09%) Banking
3 15 (1.90%) Marketing
4 10 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.89%) Retail
8 5 (0.63%) Billing
9 4 (0.51%) Games
9 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.51%) Publishing
9 4 (0.51%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.38%) Automotive
10 3 (0.38%) Military
11 2 (0.25%) Advertising
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 115 (14.56%) Administrator
2 105 (13.29%) Developer
3 82 (10.38%) Architect
4 79 (10.00%) Consultant
5 59 (7.47%) DevOps Engineer
6 54 (6.84%) Systems Administrator
7 47 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 36 (4.56%) Java Developer
9 34 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
10 33 (4.18%) Solaris Administrator
11 32 (4.05%) VMWare Administrator
12 31 (3.92%) Active Directory Engineer
12 31 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
13 28 (3.54%) Solaris Engineer
14 26 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support
14 26 (3.29%) Designer
15 25 (3.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 25 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 25 (3.16%) Unix Administrator
16 24 (3.04%) Solaris Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (13.92%) HTML
2 97 (12.28%) XML
3 73 (9.24%) J2EE
4 69 (8.73%) CSS
4 69 (8.73%) SAML
5 66 (8.35%) REST
6 57 (7.22%) SOAP
7 53 (6.71%) OAuth
7 53 (6.71%) Web Services
8 50 (6.33%) Spring
9 42 (5.32%) Middleware
10 39 (4.94%) OpenID
11 33 (4.18%) jQuery
12 30 (3.80%) LAMP
13 26 (3.29%) .NET
13 26 (3.29%) Ajax
14 25 (3.16%) Hibernate
14 25 (3.16%) HTML5
15 23 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 22 (2.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 89 (11.27%) PKI
2 63 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (4.94%) Replication
4 38 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 37 (4.68%) Data Centre
6 31 (3.92%) Clustering
7 28 (3.54%) Management Information System
8 27 (3.42%) DataPower
9 19 (2.41%) Algorithms
10 15 (1.90%) Credit Risk
11 12 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.39%) iSeries
13 10 (1.27%) BYOD
13 10 (1.27%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.27%) User Experience
13 10 (1.27%) YubiKey
14 9 (1.14%) Public Cloud
15 8 (1.01%) IVR
15 8 (1.01%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 364 (46.08%) Linux
2 246 (31.14%) Unix
3 228 (28.86%) Windows
4 110 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 103 (13.04%) Solaris
6 72 (9.11%) Windows Server
7 60 (7.59%) Ubuntu
8 58 (7.34%) CentOS
9 49 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 41 (5.19%) AIX
11 39 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (1.77%) Apple iOS
13 14 (1.77%) Mac OS
13 14 (1.77%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.14%) Debian
14 9 (1.14%) HPUX
15 8 (1.01%) Mesosphere
15 8 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (20.76%) DevOps
2 137 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (10.51%) ITIL
4 78 (9.87%) Change Management
5 77 (9.75%) Configuration Management
6 75 (9.49%) Workflow
7 71 (8.99%) Scrum
8 67 (8.48%) Identity Management
9 66 (8.35%) Migration
10 60 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (6.71%) Identity Access Management
12 49 (6.20%) Service Management
13 44 (5.57%) High Availability
14 41 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
15 39 (4.94%) Incident Management
16 38 (4.81%) Change Control
17 37 (4.68%) Information Security
18 35 (4.43%) Use Case
19 31 (3.92%) Analytics
19 31 (3.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 247 (31.27%) Java
2 161 (20.38%) Perl
3 153 (19.37%) SQL
4 146 (18.48%) JavaScript
5 137 (17.34%) Python
6 96 (12.15%) Bash Shell
7 60 (7.59%) Shell Script
8 58 (7.34%) PowerShell
9 41 (5.19%) C
10 40 (5.06%) Korn
10 40 (5.06%) PHP
11 36 (4.56%) Scala
12 28 (3.54%) C++
12 28 (3.54%) Ruby
13 27 (3.42%) Jython
14 26 (3.29%) C#
15 21 (2.66%) Groovy
16 20 (2.53%) C-shell
17 19 (2.41%) R
17 19 (2.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 137 (17.34%) Security Cleared
2 101 (12.78%) SC Cleared
3 43 (5.44%) Degree
4 30 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (3.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 18 (2.28%) MCP
6 18 (2.28%) MCTS
7 17 (2.15%) CISSP
8 15 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 14 (1.77%) CISM
10 12 (1.52%) CISA
11 11 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.27%) JNCIA
12 10 (1.27%) JNCIS
13 9 (1.14%) AWS Certification
14 8 (1.01%) BC Cleared
15 6 (0.76%) CCNA
16 5 (0.63%) CCNP
16 5 (0.63%) MCSE
16 5 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.14%) QA
2 8 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.89%) SLA
4 6 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.38%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.38%) HL7
7 2 (0.25%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.13%) FISMA
System Software
1 311 (39.37%) Active Directory
2 112 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (6.33%) Docker
4 48 (6.08%) NFS
5 35 (4.43%) Samba
6 27 (3.42%) vSphere
7 23 (2.91%) Hyper-V
8 17 (2.15%) KVM
9 16 (2.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (1.77%) iptables
11 13 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 11 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (1.27%) NDS
14 9 (1.14%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 9 (1.14%) vCloud
14 9 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
14 9 (1.14%) VMware ESX
14 9 (1.14%) VMware Server
15 8 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 125 (15.82%) Puppet
2 76 (9.62%) Ansible
3 70 (8.86%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (3.80%) OpenAM
5 29 (3.67%) SCCM
6 26 (3.29%) Nagios
7 22 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
7 22 (2.78%) SCOM
8 21 (2.66%) Kubernetes
9 20 (2.53%) Tivoli
10 19 (2.41%) OpenIDM
10 19 (2.41%) ZABBIX
11 17 (2.15%) NetBackup
12 16 (2.03%) Red Hat Satellite
13 13 (1.65%) HAProxy
14 11 (1.39%) Rancher
14 11 (1.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 10 (1.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 8 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 8 (1.01%) SELinux
Vendors
1 185 (23.42%) Oracle
1 185 (23.42%) VMware
2 155 (19.62%) Microsoft
3 134 (16.96%) Red Hat
4 69 (8.73%) IBM
5 68 (8.61%) HP
6 66 (8.35%) Sun
7 47 (5.95%) Atlassian
8 37 (4.68%) ForgeRock
9 35 (4.43%) Cisco
10 31 (3.92%) Veritas
11 29 (3.67%) ServiceNow
11 29 (3.67%) Splunk
12 24 (3.04%) F5
13 22 (2.78%) Cyber-Ark
14 21 (2.66%) NetApp
15 20 (2.53%) EMC
16 19 (2.41%) Sybase
17 17 (2.15%) Hortonworks
18 16 (2.03%) Juniper
Central London / West End
Vadis People
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £375 to £385 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £170 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £450
Posted: 25 days ago