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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 277 347 343
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 424 296 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 4.03% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 174 139
Median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.48 - £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 - £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+78.26% -58.91%
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
7892 7339 6609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.93% 14.66% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4876 4212 3582
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 432 371
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +59 225 £475 +11.76% 23
South East +35 105 £365 -16.57% 14
North East -33 35 £363 +38.19%
North West +5 16 £420 +90.90% 2
Yorkshire -5 14 £400 +33.33%
South West +10 12 £393 -6.54% 1
East of England -8 11 £480 +29.60% 4
East Midlands -3 2 £425 +30.84% 1
West Midlands -25 2 £300 -3.22%
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 333 (50.84%) Linux
2 262 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 219 (33.44%) Unix
4 191 (29.16%) DNS
5 186 (28.40%) Java
6 185 (28.24%) Oracle
7 179 (27.33%) Windows
8 162 (24.73%) Perl
9 160 (24.43%) VMware
10 149 (22.75%) Red Hat
11 145 (22.14%) Microsoft
12 141 (21.53%) Finance
13 140 (21.37%) SQL
14 139 (21.22%) Python
15 137 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 122 (18.63%) HTTP
17 115 (17.56%) Apache
18 111 (16.95%) Firewall
19 110 (16.79%) Puppet
20 104 (15.88%) DevOps
21 100 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
22 99 (15.11%) TCP/IP
23 96 (14.66%) WebLogic
24 92 (14.05%) ITIL
25 91 (13.89%) Security Cleared
26 86 (13.13%) HTML
27 84 (12.82%) Web Services
27 84 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
28 82 (12.52%) Windows Server
29 81 (12.37%) SQL Server

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
1 115 (17.56%) Apache
2 96 (14.66%) WebLogic
3 51 (7.79%) Tomcat
4 47 (7.18%) JBoss
5 41 (6.26%) WebSphere
6 32 (4.89%) IIS
7 30 (4.58%) OpenStack
8 23 (3.51%) Skype for Business
9 18 (2.75%) MS Exchange
9 18 (2.75%) nginx
10 15 (2.29%) MQSeries
10 15 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (1.98%) CMS
12 12 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
14 9 (1.37%) Confluence
14 9 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (1.22%) FileNet
15 8 (1.22%) LiveCycle
16 7 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 63 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.58%) MS Office
3 8 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 7 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.46%) Siebel Analytics
5 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) assyst
6 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.36%) Office 365
4 14 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (1.68%) PaaS
6 6 (0.92%) SaaS
7 5 (0.76%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.61%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.61%) IaaS
8 4 (0.61%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.31%) Heroku
11 1 (0.15%) Taleo
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 191 (29.16%) DNS
2 122 (18.63%) HTTP
3 111 (16.95%) Firewall
4 99 (15.11%) TCP/IP
5 67 (10.23%) SAN
6 65 (9.92%) SSL
7 55 (8.40%) DHCP
8 50 (7.63%) Kerberos
9 45 (6.87%) VPN
10 42 (6.41%) WAN
11 37 (5.65%) Internet
12 36 (5.50%) LAN
12 36 (5.50%) Network Security
13 35 (5.34%) IPsec
13 35 (5.34%) SMTP
13 35 (5.34%) SSH
14 30 (4.58%) FTP
15 22 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
16 21 (3.21%) NAS
16 21 (3.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 71 (10.84%) Oracle Database
3 44 (6.72%) MySQL
4 15 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 10 (1.53%) OLTP
5 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (1.53%) VLDB
6 9 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.92%) DB2
9 6 (0.92%) Redis
9 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 62 (9.47%) Jenkins
2 51 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.21%) Maven
4 18 (2.75%) JIRA
5 17 (2.60%) Subversion
6 14 (2.14%) JUnit
7 10 (1.53%) Hudson
8 8 (1.22%) Artifactory
8 8 (1.22%) Protractor
8 8 (1.22%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.07%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.92%) ClearCase
10 6 (0.92%) Selenium
10 6 (0.92%) StarTeam
11 5 (0.76%) Ant
11 5 (0.76%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.76%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.61%) Gerrit
12 4 (0.61%) gulp
12 4 (0.61%) VisualVM
General
1 141 (21.53%) Finance
2 44 (6.72%) Banking
3 20 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.98%) Back Office
4 13 (1.98%) Financial Institution
5 10 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.22%) Front Office
6 8 (1.22%) Retail
7 5 (0.76%) Billing
7 5 (0.76%) Marketing
7 5 (0.76%) Publishing
8 4 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.46%) French Language
9 3 (0.46%) German Language
9 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.46%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.46%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.31%) Electronics
10 2 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 90 (13.74%) Developer
2 81 (12.37%) Administrator
3 71 (10.84%) Architect
3 71 (10.84%) Consultant
3 71 (10.84%) Linux Engineer
4 51 (7.79%) Support Engineer
5 42 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 34 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
7 31 (4.73%) Unix Engineer
8 29 (4.43%) Unix Administrator
9 28 (4.27%) Solaris Administrator
10 25 (3.82%) Analyst
11 24 (3.66%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 22 (3.36%) Java Developer
12 22 (3.36%) VMware Engineer
13 21 (3.21%) Automation Engineer
13 21 (3.21%) Security Architect
14 20 (3.05%) Applications Support
14 20 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 20 (3.05%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (13.13%) HTML
2 84 (12.82%) Web Services
3 72 (10.99%) SAML
4 71 (10.84%) SOAP
5 70 (10.69%) XML
6 62 (9.47%) REST
7 58 (8.85%) CSS
8 51 (7.79%) J2EE
9 46 (7.02%) Middleware
10 38 (5.80%) .NET
11 30 (4.58%) OAuth
12 29 (4.43%) LAMP
13 28 (4.27%) Ajax
14 26 (3.97%) AngularJS
14 26 (3.97%) Java EE
15 25 (3.82%) HTML5
15 25 (3.82%) Spring
16 23 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (3.36%) OpenID
18 21 (3.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.84%) PKI
2 69 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (8.85%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.50%) Clustering
5 35 (5.34%) Data Centre
6 28 (4.27%) Management Information System
7 24 (3.66%) DataPower
8 17 (2.60%) Public Cloud
9 15 (2.29%) Replication
9 15 (2.29%) YubiKey
10 14 (2.14%) HACMP
11 12 (1.83%) iPad
12 11 (1.68%) IVR
12 11 (1.68%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.53%) Cryptography
14 8 (1.22%) Algorithms
14 8 (1.22%) CMDB
14 8 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.22%) Hedge funds
15 7 (1.07%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 333 (50.84%) Linux
2 219 (33.44%) Unix
3 179 (27.33%) Windows
4 137 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 82 (12.52%) Windows Server
6 79 (12.06%) Solaris
7 26 (3.97%) CentOS
8 25 (3.82%) AIX
9 24 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (2.90%) Ubuntu
11 15 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (1.98%) Debian
14 11 (1.68%) zOS
15 9 (1.37%) Mac OS X
16 8 (1.22%) Android
16 8 (1.22%) Windows XP
17 7 (1.07%) HPUX
18 5 (0.76%) SUSE
18 5 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (15.88%) DevOps
2 92 (14.05%) ITIL
3 84 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (11.15%) High Availability
5 69 (10.53%) Change Management
5 69 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 66 (10.08%) Identity Management
7 55 (8.40%) Project Management
8 54 (8.24%) Identity Access Management
9 52 (7.94%) Load Balancing
10 45 (6.87%) Workflow
11 44 (6.72%) Migration
12 36 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 36 (5.50%) Incident Management
13 34 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (4.89%) Information Security
15 30 (4.58%) ITIL V3
16 28 (4.27%) Integration Testing
16 28 (4.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 28 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (28.40%) Java
2 162 (24.73%) Perl
3 140 (21.37%) SQL
4 139 (21.22%) Python
5 77 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 72 (10.99%) Shell Script
7 70 (10.69%) JavaScript
8 61 (9.31%) Bash Shell
9 40 (6.11%) PHP
10 35 (5.34%) VB
11 26 (3.97%) C#
12 20 (3.05%) Korn
13 18 (2.75%) C
13 18 (2.75%) C++
13 18 (2.75%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.83%) Ruby
15 7 (1.07%) C-shell
15 7 (1.07%) Jython
16 6 (0.92%) Lua
16 6 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 91 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 72 (10.99%) SC Cleared
3 55 (8.40%) Degree
4 35 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (3.82%) CISSP
6 15 (2.29%) JNCIA
6 15 (2.29%) JNCIS
7 14 (2.14%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.98%) CCNA
8 13 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.83%) CISA
9 12 (1.83%) CISM
9 12 (1.83%) RHCE
10 11 (1.68%) HND
10 11 (1.68%) MCSE
11 10 (1.53%) HNC
12 8 (1.22%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.22%) PMP
12 8 (1.22%) RHCA
13 7 (1.07%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.98%) SLA
2 9 (1.37%) QA
3 7 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.61%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 262 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 100 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (7.63%) NFS
4 30 (4.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 25 (3.82%) Samba
6 24 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (3.21%) Docker
9 19 (2.90%) Squid
9 19 (2.90%) vSphere
10 13 (1.98%) iptables
11 12 (1.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (1.53%) XenServer
13 9 (1.37%) KVM
13 9 (1.37%) vCloud
14 8 (1.22%) Firmware
14 8 (1.22%) Oracle Clusterware
14 8 (1.22%) qmail
14 8 (1.22%) VMware ESX
15 7 (1.07%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 110 (16.79%) Puppet
2 52 (7.94%) Ansible
3 41 (6.26%) Nagios
4 32 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (3.51%) ZABBIX
6 22 (3.36%) Oracle ZFS
7 20 (3.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 18 (2.75%) NetBackup
9 16 (2.44%) logstash
9 16 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
9 16 (2.44%) SCCM
10 15 (2.29%) Cacti
11 14 (2.14%) Tivoli
12 13 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 13 (1.98%) OpenAM
12 13 (1.98%) OpenIDM
13 10 (1.53%) HAProxy
14 9 (1.37%) Graphite
14 9 (1.37%) SCOM
15 8 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 185 (28.24%) Oracle
2 160 (24.43%) VMware
3 149 (22.75%) Red Hat
4 145 (22.14%) Microsoft
5 68 (10.38%) HP
6 60 (9.16%) Cisco
7 57 (8.70%) IBM
8 41 (6.26%) F5
8 41 (6.26%) Veritas
9 33 (5.04%) Sun
10 30 (4.58%) NetApp
11 26 (3.97%) Citrix
12 25 (3.82%) Splunk
13 23 (3.51%) CheckPoint
14 20 (3.05%) Dell
15 19 (2.90%) Juniper
16 18 (2.75%) ForgeRock
16 18 (2.75%) ServiceNow
17 17 (2.60%) Nokia
18 16 (2.44%) Informatica
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