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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK / England
Rank 300 404 343
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -61
Contract jobs citing LDAP 294 217 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.70% 3.19% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 145 166
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £524 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £381 £393
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 7
Median hourly rate £72.89 £29.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.34% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £19.55 £25.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.62 £51.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+82.22% +1.26%

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
6258 6798 7137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.96% 14.49% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3920 4088 3970
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 293 425
Median hourly rate £20.74 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.60% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +72 161 £525 +23.52% 21
South East -40 34 £450 +12.50% 14
North West +23 20 £400 +23.07%
West Midlands +18 16 £575 +21.05%
Yorkshire +30 15 £463 -7.50% 2
North East -4 15 £350 -
South West +10 12 £440 +17.33% 1
East of England +5 12 £273 -16.15% 3
East Midlands +7 8 £330 -
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 334 (49.26%) Linux
2 224 (33.04%) Active Directory
3 214 (31.56%) DNS
4 208 (30.68%) Windows
5 199 (29.35%) Unix
6 167 (24.63%) DevOps
7 164 (24.19%) Java
8 161 (23.75%) Oracle
9 148 (21.83%) VMware
10 141 (20.80%) Red Hat
11 130 (19.17%) Microsoft
12 129 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
13 128 (18.88%) JavaScript
13 128 (18.88%) Perl
13 128 (18.88%) Python
13 128 (18.88%) Security Cleared
13 128 (18.88%) Puppet
14 124 (18.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 120 (17.70%) Kerberos
16 113 (16.67%) SQL
17 107 (15.78%) Bash Shell
18 106 (15.63%) SC Cleared
18 106 (15.63%) Finance
19 94 (13.86%) Git (software)
20 89 (13.13%) ITIL
21 86 (12.68%) Firewall
22 85 (12.54%) Jenkins
23 82 (12.09%) HTML
24 81 (11.95%) Apache
25 80 (11.80%) Configuration Management

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 81 (11.95%) Apache
2 53 (7.82%) WebLogic
3 52 (7.67%) Tomcat
4 50 (7.37%) Confluence
5 48 (7.08%) WebSphere
6 36 (5.31%) JBoss
7 35 (5.16%) IIS
8 32 (4.72%) nginx
9 30 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 23 (3.39%) SharePoint
11 20 (2.95%) Apache Spark
12 17 (2.51%) FileNet
12 17 (2.51%) MS Exchange
13 14 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
13 14 (2.06%) WebLogic Portal
14 13 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (1.77%) OpenStack
16 11 (1.62%) WebSphere Portal
17 10 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
17 10 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.51%) MS Office
3 15 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.59%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.44%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.59%) Staffware
4 3 (0.44%) RMDS
4 3 (0.44%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.15%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.15%) Magento
6 1 (0.15%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 56 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (5.75%) SaaS
4 34 (5.01%) PaaS
5 33 (4.87%) Office 365
6 30 (4.42%) IaaS
7 14 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (2.06%) GitHub
8 11 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (1.33%) OpenShift
10 8 (1.18%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (1.18%) OneDrive
11 7 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.88%) G Suite
12 6 (0.88%) Yammer
13 4 (0.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 214 (31.56%) DNS
2 120 (17.70%) Kerberos
3 86 (12.68%) Firewall
4 76 (11.21%) TCP/IP
5 70 (10.32%) SSL
6 50 (7.37%) SMTP
7 46 (6.78%) DHCP
8 43 (6.34%) HTTP
9 41 (6.05%) SAN
10 31 (4.57%) SSH
11 26 (3.83%) X.500
12 24 (3.54%) Network Security
13 21 (3.10%) Internet
13 21 (3.10%) SNMP
14 18 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
14 18 (2.65%) VPN
15 17 (2.51%) WAN
16 15 (2.21%) FTP
16 15 (2.21%) IMAP
16 15 (2.21%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.75%) MySQL
3 36 (5.31%) Oracle Database
4 30 (4.42%) Big Data
5 28 (4.13%) Hadoop
6 25 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (3.10%) DB2
7 21 (3.10%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (2.51%) Apache Hive
9 17 (2.51%) MongoDB
10 13 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.88%) HBase
13 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 94 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 85 (12.54%) Jenkins
3 55 (8.11%) JIRA
4 36 (5.31%) Maven
5 25 (3.69%) Selenium
5 25 (3.69%) Subversion
6 21 (3.10%) Sonatype Nexus
7 18 (2.65%) JUnit
8 16 (2.36%) Vagrant
9 13 (1.92%) ClearCase
9 13 (1.92%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.62%) ClearQuest
11 10 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (1.47%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.33%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.33%) JIRA Agile
13 8 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
14 6 (0.88%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.88%) Mockito
14 6 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 106 (15.63%) Finance
2 33 (4.87%) Banking
3 17 (2.51%) Marketing
4 14 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.33%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.74%) Games
6 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.44%) Advertising
8 3 (0.44%) Back Office
8 3 (0.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.29%) Automotive
9 2 (0.29%) Billing
9 2 (0.29%) Electronics
9 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Front Office
10 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 108 (15.93%) Administrator
2 95 (14.01%) Architect
3 72 (10.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 71 (10.47%) Developer
5 62 (9.14%) Consultant
6 58 (8.55%) Systems Administrator
7 44 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
8 33 (4.87%) Analyst
8 33 (4.87%) Linux Administrator
9 29 (4.28%) Active Directory Engineer
9 29 (4.28%) Support Engineer
10 28 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (3.98%) Unix Administrator
12 23 (3.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 22 (3.24%) ServiceNow Developer
13 22 (3.24%) Unix Systems Administrator
14 20 (2.95%) Java Developer
14 20 (2.95%) VMWare Administrator
15 18 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (2.36%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (12.09%) HTML
2 71 (10.47%) XML
3 64 (9.44%) SAML
4 58 (8.55%) Web Services
5 49 (7.23%) CSS
6 45 (6.64%) SOAP
7 42 (6.19%) REST
8 32 (4.72%) J2EE
8 32 (4.72%) OAuth
9 28 (4.13%) Spring
10 23 (3.39%) .NET
11 21 (3.10%) Middleware
11 21 (3.10%) Software Packaging
11 21 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (2.80%) JMS
12 19 (2.80%) jQuery
13 17 (2.51%) Hibernate
14 16 (2.36%) AngularJS
15 14 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
16 13 (1.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.21%) PKI
2 49 (7.23%) Data Centre
3 48 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (6.19%) Replication
5 35 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 31 (4.57%) Linux Command Line
7 28 (4.13%) Computer Science
8 24 (3.54%) Clustering
9 17 (2.51%) DataPower
10 15 (2.21%) Algorithms
10 15 (2.21%) Credit Risk
11 14 (2.06%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.62%) User Experience
14 9 (1.33%) Symmetrix
14 9 (1.33%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.88%) Mobile App
16 5 (0.74%) BYOD
16 5 (0.74%) RSA SecurID
16 5 (0.74%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 334 (49.26%) Linux
2 208 (30.68%) Windows
3 199 (29.35%) Unix
4 124 (18.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 67 (9.88%) Solaris
6 58 (8.55%) Ubuntu
7 54 (7.96%) CentOS
8 49 (7.23%) AIX
9 48 (7.08%) Windows Server
10 38 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (2.06%) Mac OS
13 12 (1.77%) Apple iOS
13 12 (1.77%) SUSE
14 11 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (1.33%) Mac OS X
16 8 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 7 (1.03%) VMS
17 7 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (24.63%) DevOps
2 129 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (13.13%) ITIL
4 80 (11.80%) Configuration Management
5 76 (11.21%) Identity Management
6 71 (10.47%) Workflow
7 61 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (8.41%) Migration
9 52 (7.67%) Change Management
10 51 (7.52%) Scrum
11 45 (6.64%) Identity Access Management
12 43 (6.34%) Open Source
13 42 (6.19%) Service Management
14 39 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
15 37 (5.46%) OO
16 33 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (4.57%) High Availability
18 29 (4.28%) ITSM
19 27 (3.98%) Performance Monitoring
19 27 (3.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (24.19%) Java
2 128 (18.88%) JavaScript
2 128 (18.88%) Perl
2 128 (18.88%) Python
3 113 (16.67%) SQL
4 107 (15.78%) Bash Shell
5 48 (7.08%) Shell Script
6 45 (6.64%) PowerShell
7 31 (4.57%) Korn
8 30 (4.42%) Ruby
9 29 (4.28%) C
10 27 (3.98%) PHP
11 21 (3.10%) Scala
12 20 (2.95%) C#
13 17 (2.51%) C++
14 16 (2.36%) R
15 14 (2.06%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.77%) Groovy
17 11 (1.62%) Jython
18 8 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 128 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 106 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.31%) Degree
4 22 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.65%) CISSP
6 16 (2.36%) MCP
6 16 (2.36%) MCTS
7 13 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (1.92%) CISM
8 11 (1.62%) CISA
9 8 (1.18%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.88%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.88%) BC Cleared
10 6 (0.88%) RHCSA
11 5 (0.74%) GCIH
11 5 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.59%) ISEB
12 4 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.59%) MCITP
12 4 (0.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.83%) QA
2 14 (2.06%) SLA
3 10 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.44%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.15%) ISO27005
System Software
1 224 (33.04%) Active Directory
2 77 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (7.67%) NFS
4 43 (6.34%) Docker
5 24 (3.54%) vSphere
6 21 (3.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 21 (3.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 21 (3.10%) VMware ESX
7 20 (2.95%) Samba
7 20 (2.95%) vCloud
8 17 (2.51%) KVM
9 12 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (1.47%) iptables
11 10 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (1.33%) Squid
12 9 (1.33%) SRDF
12 9 (1.33%) Veritas File System
13 8 (1.18%) Dovecot
13 8 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 128 (18.88%) Puppet
2 65 (9.59%) Ansible
3 52 (7.67%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (3.69%) Red Hat Satellite
5 24 (3.54%) Nagios
6 20 (2.95%) ZABBIX
7 18 (2.65%) Kubernetes
7 18 (2.65%) SCCM
8 16 (2.36%) Forum Sentry
9 15 (2.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 14 (2.06%) OpenAM
11 13 (1.92%) Rancher
11 13 (1.92%) SCOM
12 11 (1.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 10 (1.47%) NetBackup
13 10 (1.47%) OpenIDM
13 10 (1.47%) Terraform
13 10 (1.47%) Tivoli
14 9 (1.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 8 (1.18%) yum
Vendors
1 161 (23.75%) Oracle
2 148 (21.83%) VMware
3 141 (20.80%) Red Hat
4 130 (19.17%) Microsoft
5 68 (10.03%) IBM
6 59 (8.70%) HP
7 55 (8.11%) Sun
8 50 (7.37%) ServiceNow
9 44 (6.49%) Atlassian
10 38 (5.60%) Veritas
11 34 (5.01%) Cisco
12 28 (4.13%) Splunk
13 24 (3.54%) NetApp
14 22 (3.24%) EMC
14 22 (3.24%) ForgeRock
15 19 (2.80%) CyberArk
16 15 (2.21%) Citrix
16 15 (2.21%) Sybase
17 14 (2.06%) Hortonworks
18 13 (1.92%) Google
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