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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 262 346 335
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -11
Contract jobs citing LDAP 456 294 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.91% 0.57% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 4.00% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 181 149
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £282 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Median hourly rate £59.31 £50.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.62% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £39.59 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+49.82% -44.24%
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
8066 7349 6699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.16% 14.25% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4979 4266 3610
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 451 400
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.74% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +72 236 £475 +11.76% 27
South East +38 101 £365 -8.75% 8
North East -26 34 £407 +54.85% 2
North West +16 24 £450 +40.62% 1
Yorkshire +12 23 £425 +41.66% 2
South West +14 18 £370 -11.90% 3
East of England -13 10 £480 +28.00% 1
West Midlands -27 4 £363 -18.07% 5
East Midlands +2 2 £425 +30.84% 1
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 345 (47.33%) Linux
2 285 (39.09%) Active Directory
3 224 (30.73%) Unix
4 216 (29.63%) Java
5 200 (27.43%) Oracle
6 187 (25.65%) Windows
7 175 (24.01%) DNS
8 161 (22.09%) VMware
9 157 (21.54%) Perl
10 156 (21.40%) Red Hat
11 152 (20.85%) SQL
12 149 (20.44%) Microsoft
13 148 (20.30%) Finance
14 141 (19.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 126 (17.28%) HTTP
16 122 (16.74%) Apache
17 119 (16.32%) Python
17 119 (16.32%) Agile Software Development
18 118 (16.19%) Firewall
19 114 (15.64%) DevOps
20 108 (14.81%) Security Cleared
21 103 (14.13%) WebLogic
22 101 (13.85%) HTML
23 100 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
23 100 (13.72%) Puppet
24 97 (13.31%) ITIL
24 97 (13.31%) Change Management
25 94 (12.89%) TCP/IP
26 92 (12.62%) Solaris
27 90 (12.35%) JavaScript

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
1 122 (16.74%) Apache
2 103 (14.13%) WebLogic
3 50 (6.86%) WebSphere
4 48 (6.58%) Tomcat
5 43 (5.90%) JBoss
6 30 (4.12%) Skype for Business
7 29 (3.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 25 (3.43%) IIS
9 24 (3.29%) OpenStack
10 21 (2.88%) MS Exchange
11 20 (2.74%) Confluence
12 18 (2.47%) CMS
12 18 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
13 17 (2.33%) FileNet
13 17 (2.33%) MQSeries
14 16 (2.19%) WebSphere Portal
15 14 (1.92%) SharePoint
16 12 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
17 11 (1.51%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 59 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.12%) MS Office
3 13 (1.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 7 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
1 7 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.41%) Siebel Analytics
5 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.57%) Office 365
3 25 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (1.51%) Google Apps
5 11 (1.51%) PaaS
6 6 (0.82%) OneDrive
6 6 (0.82%) SaaS
6 6 (0.82%) Trello
7 4 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.55%) IaaS
7 4 (0.55%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.41%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.27%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 175 (24.01%) DNS
2 126 (17.28%) HTTP
3 118 (16.19%) Firewall
4 94 (12.89%) TCP/IP
5 63 (8.64%) SAN
6 59 (8.09%) SSL
7 52 (7.13%) Kerberos
8 45 (6.17%) WAN
9 44 (6.04%) Network Security
9 44 (6.04%) VPN
10 43 (5.90%) IPsec
11 39 (5.35%) Internet
12 38 (5.21%) DHCP
12 38 (5.21%) LAN
13 34 (4.66%) SSH
14 30 (4.12%) HTTPS
15 29 (3.98%) Skype
16 26 (3.57%) FTP
17 23 (3.16%) SMTP
18 22 (3.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 72 (9.88%) Oracle Database
3 41 (5.62%) MySQL
4 20 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.65%) Big Data
6 12 (1.65%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (1.23%) DB2
8 9 (1.23%) OLTP
8 9 (1.23%) Redis
8 9 (1.23%) VLDB
9 8 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (0.96%) HBase
10 7 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.82%) Apache Hive
11 6 (0.82%) CouchDB
11 6 (0.82%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 61 (8.37%) Jenkins
2 51 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (3.98%) JIRA
4 20 (2.74%) Maven
4 20 (2.74%) Subversion
5 16 (2.19%) JUnit
6 12 (1.65%) Hudson
7 11 (1.51%) JIRA Agile
8 10 (1.37%) Selenium
9 9 (1.23%) Protractor
9 9 (1.23%) SoapUI
10 8 (1.10%) Artifactory
10 8 (1.10%) ClearCase
10 8 (1.10%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.96%) ClearQuest
11 7 (0.96%) StarTeam
12 5 (0.69%) Ant
12 5 (0.69%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.55%) Mockito
13 4 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 148 (20.30%) Finance
2 59 (8.09%) Banking
3 21 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 12 (1.65%) Back Office
6 9 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.10%) Front Office
7 8 (1.10%) Retail
8 6 (0.82%) Billing
9 5 (0.69%) Marketing
10 4 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.55%) Publishing
11 3 (0.41%) French Language
11 3 (0.41%) German Language
11 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.41%) Military
11 3 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 112 (15.36%) Developer
2 84 (11.52%) Administrator
2 84 (11.52%) Architect
2 84 (11.52%) Consultant
3 62 (8.50%) Linux Engineer
4 50 (6.86%) Support Engineer
5 40 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 33 (4.53%) Solaris Administrator
7 30 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
8 29 (3.98%) Java Developer
8 29 (3.98%) Security Architect
9 28 (3.84%) Unix Engineer
10 26 (3.57%) Unix Administrator
11 22 (3.02%) Analyst
11 22 (3.02%) Network Architect
11 22 (3.02%) Security Engineer
11 22 (3.02%) Solaris Engineer
11 22 (3.02%) VMware Engineer
12 21 (2.88%) VMWare Administrator
13 20 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.85%) HTML
2 89 (12.21%) SAML
3 81 (11.11%) XML
4 80 (10.97%) Web Services
5 74 (10.15%) REST
6 72 (9.88%) SOAP
7 69 (9.47%) CSS
8 68 (9.33%) J2EE
9 53 (7.27%) Middleware
10 40 (5.49%) OAuth
11 37 (5.08%) Spring
12 33 (4.53%) .NET
13 32 (4.39%) OpenID
14 30 (4.12%) HTML5
15 29 (3.98%) JSON
16 27 (3.70%) Ajax
16 27 (3.70%) AngularJS
16 27 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (3.43%) Java EE
18 24 (3.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.97%) PKI
2 72 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 39 (5.35%) Clustering
5 38 (5.21%) Data Centre
6 31 (4.25%) DataPower
7 28 (3.84%) Management Information System
8 23 (3.16%) YubiKey
9 17 (2.33%) Public Cloud
10 15 (2.06%) Replication
11 13 (1.78%) iPad
12 12 (1.65%) Hedge funds
13 11 (1.51%) IVR
13 11 (1.51%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.23%) Cryptography
14 9 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.23%) User Experience
15 8 (1.10%) Data Integration
15 8 (1.10%) HACMP
16 7 (0.96%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 345 (47.33%) Linux
2 224 (30.73%) Unix
3 187 (25.65%) Windows
4 141 (19.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 92 (12.62%) Solaris
6 84 (11.52%) Windows Server
7 36 (4.94%) CentOS
8 29 (3.98%) Ubuntu
9 23 (3.16%) AIX
9 23 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (1.92%) Debian
12 13 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.10%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.10%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.10%) zOS
14 7 (0.96%) HPUX
14 7 (0.96%) VMS
15 6 (0.82%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.82%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (16.32%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (15.64%) DevOps
3 97 (13.31%) Change Management
3 97 (13.31%) ITIL
4 73 (10.01%) High Availability
5 69 (9.47%) Identity Management
6 61 (8.37%) Identity Access Management
6 61 (8.37%) Workflow
7 59 (8.09%) Configuration Management
8 57 (7.82%) Load Balancing
9 50 (6.86%) Project Management
10 46 (6.31%) Migration
11 42 (5.76%) Scrum
12 41 (5.62%) Incident Management
13 40 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (5.21%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 37 (5.08%) Information Security
15 37 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (4.80%) ITIL V3
17 34 (4.66%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 216 (29.63%) Java
2 157 (21.54%) Perl
3 152 (20.85%) SQL
4 119 (16.32%) Python
5 90 (12.35%) JavaScript
6 73 (10.01%) Shell Script
7 68 (9.33%) PowerShell
8 60 (8.23%) Bash Shell
9 45 (6.17%) PHP
10 42 (5.76%) VB
11 26 (3.57%) C#
12 19 (2.61%) C
12 19 (2.61%) Korn
12 19 (2.61%) PL/SQL
13 18 (2.47%) C++
14 16 (2.19%) Groovy
14 16 (2.19%) Jython
15 14 (1.92%) Lua
16 12 (1.65%) Ruby
17 9 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 108 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 82 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 52 (7.13%) Degree
4 35 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (3.43%) CISSP
6 23 (3.16%) JNCIA
6 23 (3.16%) JNCIS
7 16 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (2.06%) DV Cleared
9 14 (1.92%) CCNA
10 12 (1.65%) CISA
10 12 (1.65%) CISM
10 12 (1.65%) RHCE
11 11 (1.51%) HND
11 11 (1.51%) MCSE
12 10 (1.37%) HNC
12 10 (1.37%) PMI Certification
12 10 (1.37%) PMP
13 8 (1.10%) RHCA
14 7 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.92%) SLA
2 9 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.96%) QA
5 5 (0.69%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) FISMA
8 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 285 (39.09%) Active Directory
2 100 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (6.04%) NFS
4 29 (3.98%) Samba
5 26 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
6 25 (3.43%) Docker
7 23 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (3.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 19 (2.61%) vSphere
10 15 (2.06%) iptables
11 14 (1.92%) Hyper-V
12 12 (1.65%) KVM
13 11 (1.51%) Squid
14 9 (1.23%) Varnish
15 8 (1.10%) Firmware
15 8 (1.10%) vCloud
15 8 (1.10%) XenServer
16 7 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 7 (0.96%) VirtualBox
17 6 (0.82%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 100 (13.72%) Puppet
2 52 (7.13%) Ansible
3 35 (4.80%) Nagios
4 32 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (3.43%) Oracle ZFS
6 22 (3.02%) Tivoli
7 17 (2.33%) NetBackup
7 17 (2.33%) OpenAM
7 17 (2.33%) OpenIDM
7 17 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 17 (2.33%) ZABBIX
8 16 (2.19%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 11 (1.51%) SCCM
11 10 (1.37%) HAProxy
12 9 (1.23%) BladeLogic
13 8 (1.10%) Kubernetes
13 8 (1.10%) logstash
14 7 (0.96%) Casper Suite
14 7 (0.96%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 200 (27.43%) Oracle
2 161 (22.09%) VMware
3 156 (21.40%) Red Hat
4 149 (20.44%) Microsoft
5 71 (9.74%) HP
6 66 (9.05%) IBM
7 62 (8.50%) Cisco
8 52 (7.13%) F5
9 37 (5.08%) Sun
10 32 (4.39%) Veritas
11 28 (3.84%) NetApp
12 24 (3.29%) CheckPoint
13 23 (3.16%) Aerohive Networks
13 23 (3.16%) ForgeRock
13 23 (3.16%) Juniper
13 23 (3.16%) Palo Alto
14 22 (3.02%) Citrix
15 20 (2.74%) Nokia
16 19 (2.61%) ServiceNow
16 19 (2.61%) Splunk
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