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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 329 320 334
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing LDAP 272 256 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 4.15% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 133 112
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £331
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £38.75 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -32.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £58.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-32.75% +0.86%
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
7158 6166 6303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.72% 13.04% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3946 3240 3148
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 389 538
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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 +31 138 £470 +4.44% 24
South East -61 38 £450 +9.09% 16
Yorkshire +3 25 £240 -40.92% 3
East of England +19 23 £400 -3.03% 2
South West -27 20 £301 -16.89% 5
North West -6 12 £408 +31.45% 1
West Midlands -19 2 £375 -10.71%
East Midlands - 2 £347 - 2
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 232 (43.20%) Linux
2 190 (35.38%) UNIX
3 175 (32.59%) Windows
4 156 (29.05%) Java
4 156 (29.05%) DNS
5 148 (27.56%) Active Directory
6 139 (25.88%) Oracle
7 108 (20.11%) ITIL
7 108 (20.11%) Microsoft
8 107 (19.93%) Firewall
9 105 (19.55%) SQL
10 102 (18.99%) VMware
11 100 (18.62%) Perl
12 94 (17.50%) Red Hat
13 90 (16.76%) HTML
14 88 (16.39%) VPN
15 87 (16.20%) Security Cleared
16 83 (15.46%) Finance
17 82 (15.27%) Apache
18 81 (15.08%) Solaris
18 81 (15.08%) XML
19 77 (14.34%) SSL
19 77 (14.34%) Clustering
19 77 (14.34%) Puppet
19 77 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
20 76 (14.15%) Shell Script
21 75 (13.97%) Web Services
22 71 (13.22%) Service Management
23 69 (12.85%) Cisco
24 68 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 82 (15.27%) Apache
2 67 (12.48%) IIS
3 59 (10.99%) WebLogic
4 54 (10.06%) JBoss
5 52 (9.68%) Tomcat
6 50 (9.31%) WebSphere
7 49 (9.12%) SharePoint
8 41 (7.64%) MS Exchange
9 30 (5.59%) nginx
10 29 (5.40%) Lync
11 23 (4.28%) WebSphere Application Server
12 22 (4.10%) Confluence
12 22 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
13 21 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (3.54%) MediaWiki
15 18 (3.35%) Office Communications Server
16 14 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (1.68%) iPlanet
19 8 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 38 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.17%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.37%) MS Project
4 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.12%) Tridion
2 5 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.93%) SAP PS
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.37%) Eikon
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.10%) Office 365
1 22 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.05%) IaaS
3 9 (1.68%) SaaS
4 7 (1.30%) PaaS
4 7 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.74%) Heroku
6 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 156 (29.05%) DNS
2 107 (19.93%) Firewall
3 88 (16.39%) VPN
4 77 (14.34%) SSL
5 66 (12.29%) TCP/IP
6 61 (11.36%) SAN
7 53 (9.87%) LAN
8 51 (9.50%) WAN
9 47 (8.75%) DHCP
10 43 (8.01%) Kerberos
11 34 (6.33%) HTTP
12 32 (5.96%) Internet
13 30 (5.59%) NAS
14 26 (4.84%) VLAN
15 25 (4.66%) SMTP
16 21 (3.91%) IPsec
17 20 (3.72%) X.509
17 20 (3.72%) Network Security
18 19 (3.54%) OSPF
18 19 (3.54%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.73%) SQL Server
1 63 (11.73%) MySQL
2 52 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 40 (7.45%) Oracle Database
4 32 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (5.21%) MariaDB
6 23 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (3.17%) Big Data
8 15 (2.79%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (1.68%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.30%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.12%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.93%) TKPROF
14 5 (0.93%) DB2
14 5 (0.93%) OLTP
15 3 (0.56%) SQLPlus
15 3 (0.56%) IDOL
15 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (9.50%) Jenkins
2 48 (8.94%) Git (software)
3 45 (8.38%) Subversion
4 24 (4.47%) JIRA
5 22 (4.10%) Hudson
6 17 (3.17%) Ant
7 9 (1.68%) Selenium
7 9 (1.68%) Maven
8 8 (1.49%) JUnit
8 8 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.30%) Introscope
10 6 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.12%) RSpec
11 5 (0.93%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.74%) Grunt
12 4 (0.74%) Gerrit
13 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.37%) NetBeans
14 2 (0.37%) ClearQuest
14 2 (0.37%) PVCS
General
1 83 (15.46%) Finance
2 21 (3.91%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.35%) Banking
4 9 (1.68%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.30%) Games
5 7 (1.30%) Retail
6 6 (1.12%) Law
7 5 (0.93%) Military
8 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.74%) Publishing
9 3 (0.56%) Legal
10 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Automotive
10 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Greek Language
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (17.50%) Developer
2 74 (13.78%) Analyst
3 66 (12.29%) Consultant
4 55 (10.24%) Administrator
5 48 (8.94%) Java Developer
6 40 (7.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 33 (6.15%) Architect
8 27 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
9 25 (4.66%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 25 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 24 (4.47%) Technical Consultant
11 20 (3.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 19 (3.54%) Support Analyst
12 19 (3.54%) Senior Developer
13 18 (3.35%) Security Analyst
13 18 (3.35%) Technical Developer
13 18 (3.35%) ITSM Consultant
13 18 (3.35%) ServiceNow Developer
14 16 (2.98%) Senior Consultant
14 16 (2.98%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (16.76%) HTML
2 81 (15.08%) XML
3 75 (13.97%) Web Services
4 60 (11.17%) CSS
5 43 (8.01%) SOAP
6 42 (7.82%) REST
7 39 (7.26%) J2EE
8 38 (7.08%) Spring
9 33 (6.15%) JPA
9 33 (6.15%) .NET
10 31 (5.77%) Spring MVC
10 31 (5.77%) Middleware
10 31 (5.77%) JAAS
11 29 (5.40%) Hibernate
12 22 (4.10%) Ajax
13 17 (3.17%) LAMP
13 17 (3.17%) COM
14 15 (2.79%) Struts2
14 15 (2.79%) JAX-RPC
14 15 (2.79%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.34%) Clustering
1 77 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.26%) PKI
3 30 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.91%) CMDB
6 20 (3.72%) Wiki
7 19 (3.54%) Open Source
7 19 (3.54%) Replication
8 17 (3.17%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.23%) HACMP
10 9 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.68%) Smartcard
10 9 (1.68%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.49%) NHS
12 7 (1.30%) Statistics
12 7 (1.30%) CESG
13 5 (0.93%) Online Games
13 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 232 (43.20%) Linux
2 190 (35.38%) UNIX
3 175 (32.59%) Windows
4 81 (15.08%) Solaris
5 67 (12.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 50 (9.31%) Ubuntu
7 46 (8.57%) CentOS
8 39 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (5.21%) AIX
11 27 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (4.66%) Mac OS X
13 24 (4.47%) Debian
14 14 (2.61%) Windows 7
15 9 (1.68%) HPUX
16 7 (1.30%) Windows 8
16 7 (1.30%) Windows XP
17 6 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (1.12%) Android
18 5 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (20.11%) ITIL
2 71 (13.22%) Service Management
3 64 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (9.50%) DevOps
5 44 (8.19%) Configuration Management
6 40 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 34 (6.33%) MVC
9 31 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
9 31 (5.77%) Web Development
10 30 (5.59%) Workflow
11 29 (5.40%) Microservices
12 28 (5.21%) Mentoring
13 27 (5.03%) Migration
14 26 (4.84%) ITSM
14 26 (4.84%) Load Balancing
15 24 (4.47%) Information Security
15 24 (4.47%) Scrum
15 24 (4.47%) TDD
15 24 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 156 (29.05%) Java
2 105 (19.55%) SQL
3 100 (18.62%) Perl
4 76 (14.15%) Shell Script
5 59 (10.99%) JavaScript
6 57 (10.61%) Python
7 55 (10.24%) PL/SQL
8 49 (9.12%) Ruby
9 34 (6.33%) PowerShell
10 32 (5.96%) Bash Shell
11 29 (5.40%) C
12 18 (3.35%) PHP
13 16 (2.98%) C#
13 16 (2.98%) C++
14 9 (1.68%) Jython
15 8 (1.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 7 (1.30%) XPath
17 6 (1.12%) Korn
18 5 (0.93%) C-shell
18 5 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (16.20%) Security Cleared
2 61 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 50 (9.31%) Degree
4 20 (3.72%) DV Cleared
5 17 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.86%) CCNA
8 6 (1.12%) CISSP
9 5 (0.93%) MCSE
9 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.74%) SCSA
10 4 (0.74%) CISM
10 4 (0.74%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.74%) CCNP
11 3 (0.56%) IIBA
12 2 (0.37%) ISEB
12 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.37%) MCSA
13 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.21%) SLA
2 18 (3.35%) QA
3 8 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.56%) HL7
5 3 (0.56%) DICOM
5 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 148 (27.56%) Active Directory
2 68 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.77%) vSphere
4 29 (5.40%) Samba
5 28 (5.21%) Hyper-V
6 24 (4.47%) NFS
7 23 (4.28%) iptables
8 22 (4.10%) XenServer
9 20 (3.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 19 (3.54%) Postfix
11 18 (3.35%) Sendmail
12 13 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (2.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 8 (1.49%) VMware ESX
14 8 (1.49%) VMware Server
15 7 (1.30%) vCloud
15 7 (1.30%) DFS Replication
15 7 (1.30%) Oracle Clusterware
15 7 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 77 (14.34%) Puppet
2 30 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (5.40%) CA Single Sign-On
4 24 (4.47%) Nagios
4 24 (4.47%) ZABBIX
5 19 (3.54%) HP UCMDB
6 18 (3.35%) OpenView
7 17 (3.17%) Opsview
8 16 (2.98%) NetBackup
8 16 (2.98%) collectd
8 16 (2.98%) Graphite
9 15 (2.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 15 (2.79%) MIMEsweeper
9 15 (2.79%) MAILsweeper
9 15 (2.79%) Tivoli
10 13 (2.42%) Salt
11 7 (1.30%) SCOM
11 7 (1.30%) Data Guard
11 7 (1.30%) CA Wily
11 7 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 139 (25.88%) Oracle
2 108 (20.11%) Microsoft
3 102 (18.99%) VMware
4 94 (17.50%) Red Hat
5 69 (12.85%) Cisco
6 64 (11.92%) HP
7 44 (8.19%) Sun
8 39 (7.26%) Citrix
9 38 (7.08%) IBM
10 34 (6.33%) NetApp
11 30 (5.59%) ServiceNow
12 27 (5.03%) Splunk
12 27 (5.03%) McAfee
13 24 (4.47%) Veritas
14 23 (4.28%) Juniper
14 23 (4.28%) Dell
15 20 (3.72%) F5
16 18 (3.35%) CA
17 16 (2.98%) Websense
17 16 (2.98%) Akamai
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol Area
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago