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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 337 323 345
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Contract jobs citing LDAP 272 277 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 4.20% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 141 126
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £31.25 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £71.00 £40.63
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +74.76%
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
7610 6596 6712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.02% 13.30% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4218 3558 3455
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 365 546
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 1 May 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
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 1 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 116 £450 +5.88% 22
South East -34 60 £450 +24.13% 20
East of England +29 32 £350 - 5
Yorkshire +15 28 £240 -43.52% 2
South West -25 16 £228 -39.33% 7
North East +3 13 £300 +15.38% 2
West Midlands -25 3 £375 +15.38% 3
East Midlands -5 2 £347 - 2
North West -24 2 - -
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 218 (40.75%) Linux
2 193 (36.07%) UNIX
3 171 (31.96%) Windows
4 153 (28.60%) DNS
5 152 (28.41%) Active Directory
6 144 (26.92%) Java
7 128 (23.93%) Oracle
8 120 (22.43%) ITIL
9 116 (21.68%) Microsoft
10 115 (21.50%) Firewall
11 99 (18.50%) Finance
12 96 (17.94%) Perl
13 94 (17.57%) VMware
14 93 (17.38%) SQL
15 92 (17.20%) Shell Script
16 89 (16.64%) Red Hat
17 88 (16.45%) Solaris
18 86 (16.07%) HTML
18 86 (16.07%) VPN
19 85 (15.89%) Clustering
20 83 (15.51%) Apache
21 79 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
22 78 (14.58%) Security Cleared
22 78 (14.58%) SSL
23 75 (14.02%) XML
24 74 (13.83%) Service Management
25 69 (12.90%) Web Services
25 69 (12.90%) SQL Server
25 69 (12.90%) IIS
25 69 (12.90%) Cisco

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 83 (15.51%) Apache
2 69 (12.90%) IIS
3 62 (11.59%) WebSphere
4 55 (10.28%) Tomcat
5 53 (9.91%) WebLogic
5 53 (9.91%) SharePoint
6 38 (7.10%) JBoss
6 38 (7.10%) MS Exchange
7 30 (5.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 30 (5.61%) Lync
8 27 (5.05%) nginx
9 22 (4.11%) Confluence
10 18 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (3.36%) MediaWiki
11 17 (3.18%) Office Communications Server
12 16 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (1.87%) iPlanet
14 10 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (1.50%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 56 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.74%) MS Office
3 5 (0.93%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Tridion
2 6 (1.12%) Primavera
3 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.93%) SAP PS
4 4 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.37%) Eikon
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (3.93%) Office 365
2 11 (2.06%) IaaS
3 10 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.31%) SaaS
4 7 (1.31%) PaaS
5 6 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.75%) Heroku
6 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.19%) Yammer
8 1 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 153 (28.60%) DNS
2 115 (21.50%) Firewall
3 86 (16.07%) VPN
4 78 (14.58%) SSL
5 68 (12.71%) TCP/IP
6 60 (11.21%) SAN
7 50 (9.35%) LAN
8 45 (8.41%) Kerberos
9 44 (8.22%) WAN
10 43 (8.04%) DHCP
11 33 (6.17%) NAS
12 31 (5.79%) Internet
13 25 (4.67%) VLAN
13 25 (4.67%) HTTP
14 23 (4.30%) Network Security
15 20 (3.74%) SMTP
15 20 (3.74%) X.509
15 20 (3.74%) IPsec
16 16 (2.99%) OSPF
16 16 (2.99%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.41%) MySQL
3 40 (7.48%) Oracle Database
4 28 (5.23%) Relational Database
5 24 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
6 22 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (3.18%) Big Data
8 14 (2.62%) DB2
9 12 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (1.50%) MariaDB
12 7 (1.31%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.31%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.31%) DB2 UDB
13 5 (0.93%) TKPROF
13 5 (0.93%) OLTP
14 4 (0.75%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 43 (8.04%) Jenkins
2 42 (7.85%) Git (software)
3 40 (7.48%) Subversion
4 24 (4.49%) JIRA
5 19 (3.55%) Ant
6 18 (3.36%) Hudson
7 12 (2.24%) Maven
8 10 (1.87%) Introscope
9 9 (1.68%) Selenium
9 9 (1.68%) JUnit
10 7 (1.31%) RSpec
10 7 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.93%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.75%) Gerrit
13 4 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.75%) Grunt
14 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 99 (18.50%) Finance
2 25 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.49%) Banking
4 10 (1.87%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.12%) Retail
5 6 (1.12%) Law
6 5 (0.93%) Military
6 5 (0.93%) Games
7 3 (0.56%) Automotive
7 3 (0.56%) Legal
7 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.56%) Publishing
7 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Greek Language
9 1 (0.19%) Front Office
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (16.07%) Developer
2 72 (13.46%) Consultant
3 65 (12.15%) Analyst
4 63 (11.78%) Administrator
5 38 (7.10%) Architect
6 35 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
7 30 (5.61%) DevOps Engineer
8 29 (5.42%) Technical Consultant
9 28 (5.23%) Java Developer
10 27 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (4.49%) ServiceNow Consultant
12 20 (3.74%) Senior Developer
13 19 (3.55%) Technical Developer
13 19 (3.55%) ITSM Consultant
13 19 (3.55%) ServiceNow Developer
13 19 (3.55%) Security Analyst
14 18 (3.36%) Technical Specialist
15 17 (3.18%) UNIX Administrator
15 17 (3.18%) Senior Technical Consultant
15 17 (3.18%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (16.07%) HTML
2 75 (14.02%) XML
3 69 (12.90%) Web Services
4 52 (9.72%) SOAP
5 47 (8.79%) .NET
6 45 (8.41%) CSS
7 39 (7.29%) J2EE
8 37 (6.92%) Middleware
9 32 (5.98%) REST
10 24 (4.49%) Ajax
11 21 (3.93%) SAML
12 18 (3.36%) COM
13 17 (3.18%) Spring
14 14 (2.62%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (2.62%) LAMP
15 13 (2.43%) JPA
16 12 (2.24%) OAuth
17 10 (1.87%) JMS
17 10 (1.87%) JDBC
17 10 (1.87%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 85 (15.89%) Clustering
2 79 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (8.97%) PKI
4 31 (5.79%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.49%) Open Source
6 23 (4.30%) CMDB
7 18 (3.36%) Replication
7 18 (3.36%) Wiki
8 14 (2.62%) Smartcard
9 13 (2.43%) HACMP
10 12 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.87%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.68%) Public Cloud
12 9 (1.68%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.50%) Statistics
14 7 (1.31%) Cryptography
15 6 (1.12%) NHS
15 6 (1.12%) Visualisation
16 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
16 5 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 218 (40.75%) Linux
2 193 (36.07%) UNIX
3 171 (31.96%) Windows
4 88 (16.45%) Solaris
5 67 (12.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (8.41%) Ubuntu
7 43 (8.04%) CentOS
8 37 (6.92%) AIX
9 35 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (4.30%) Debian
12 14 (2.62%) HPUX
12 14 (2.62%) Windows 7
13 11 (2.06%) Android
14 8 (1.50%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.12%) VMS
15 6 (1.12%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (22.43%) ITIL
2 74 (13.83%) Service Management
3 67 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (8.41%) DevOps
5 38 (7.10%) Workflow
6 37 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 36 (6.73%) Identity Management
8 32 (5.98%) Load Balancing
9 29 (5.42%) Configuration Management
10 28 (5.23%) Migration
11 27 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
11 27 (5.05%) Information Security
11 27 (5.05%) Project Management
12 26 (4.86%) ITSM
13 24 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (4.30%) Technical Architecture
14 23 (4.30%) Change Management
15 21 (3.93%) Mentoring
15 21 (3.93%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (26.92%) Java
2 96 (17.94%) Perl
3 93 (17.38%) SQL
4 92 (17.20%) Shell Script
5 60 (11.21%) JavaScript
6 58 (10.84%) Python
7 47 (8.79%) PowerShell
8 42 (7.85%) Ruby
9 38 (7.10%) PL/SQL
10 30 (5.61%) Bash Shell
11 27 (5.05%) C
12 19 (3.55%) C#
12 19 (3.55%) PHP
13 15 (2.80%) VB
14 13 (2.43%) C++
15 9 (1.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 9 (1.68%) Jython
16 7 (1.31%) XPath
16 7 (1.31%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 58 (10.84%) Degree
3 53 (9.91%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (3.18%) DV Cleared
5 17 (3.18%) CISSP
6 10 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.50%) CCNA
8 6 (1.12%) ISEB
9 4 (0.75%) CCNP
9 4 (0.75%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.75%) SCSA
9 4 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.75%) CISM
10 2 (0.37%) MCSE
10 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.19%) IIBA
11 1 (0.19%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.36%) SLA
2 17 (3.18%) QA
3 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.37%) HL7
5 2 (0.37%) DICOM
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 152 (28.41%) Active Directory
2 69 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (5.42%) vSphere
4 28 (5.23%) Hyper-V
5 27 (5.05%) NFS
6 25 (4.67%) Samba
7 21 (3.93%) iptables
8 20 (3.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 18 (3.36%) Postfix
10 17 (3.18%) XenServer
11 15 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (2.80%) Sendmail
12 13 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
13 12 (2.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 8 (1.50%) Terminal Services
14 8 (1.50%) VMware ESX
15 7 (1.31%) Oracle Clusterware
15 7 (1.31%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 7 (1.31%) Terminal Server
16 6 (1.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 57 (10.65%) Puppet
2 35 (6.54%) CA Single Sign-On
3 26 (4.86%) Tivoli
3 26 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (4.67%) ZABBIX
5 20 (3.74%) HP UCMDB
6 19 (3.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 17 (3.18%) OpenView
7 17 (3.18%) Nagios
8 14 (2.62%) NetBackup
9 12 (2.24%) MIMEsweeper
9 12 (2.24%) MAILsweeper
9 12 (2.24%) Opsview
10 11 (2.06%) Graphite
10 11 (2.06%) collectd
11 10 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
11 10 (1.87%) Data Guard
11 10 (1.87%) CA Wily
12 9 (1.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 8 (1.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 128 (23.93%) Oracle
2 116 (21.68%) Microsoft
3 94 (17.57%) VMware
4 89 (16.64%) Red Hat
5 69 (12.90%) Cisco
6 64 (11.96%) HP
7 50 (9.35%) IBM
8 48 (8.97%) Sun
9 35 (6.54%) Citrix
10 31 (5.79%) ServiceNow
11 30 (5.61%) NetApp
12 24 (4.49%) CA
13 23 (4.30%) Juniper
13 23 (4.30%) Veritas
14 21 (3.93%) McAfee
15 19 (3.55%) Splunk
16 18 (3.36%) Informatica
16 18 (3.36%) ForgeRock
17 17 (3.18%) Dell
18 16 (2.99%) EMC
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Networking People
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £377.36 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cititec
Rate: £350 - 410 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago