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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK / England
Rank 278 379 364
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -15
Contract jobs citing LDAP 339 217 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.42% 3.29% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 140 149
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £312 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.47% -11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 6
Median hourly rate £29.61 £43.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.13% +8.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-34.92% +13.75%

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
6260 6592 6894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.10% 14.44% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3817 3881 3971
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 346 385
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +46 162 £475 +10.46% 23
North East +12 36 £340 +36.00%
South East -18 35 £450 +23.28% 11
North West +41 28 £400 -5.88% 3
Yorkshire +24 24 £413 -17.50% 2
West Midlands +15 23 £475 - 1
East of England +9 15 £235 -47.04% 2
East Midlands - 9 £353 - 1
South West +18 6 £393 -18.22% 2
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 352 (49.37%) Linux
2 251 (35.20%) Active Directory
3 237 (33.24%) DNS
4 231 (32.40%) Unix
5 223 (31.28%) Windows
6 198 (27.77%) Java
7 168 (23.56%) Oracle
8 165 (23.14%) VMware
9 161 (22.58%) DevOps
10 145 (20.34%) Microsoft
11 144 (20.20%) Perl
12 143 (20.06%) Red Hat
13 132 (18.51%) JavaScript
14 130 (18.23%) Python
14 130 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
14 130 (18.23%) Security Cleared
15 127 (17.81%) SQL
16 123 (17.25%) Puppet
17 122 (17.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 119 (16.69%) Kerberos
19 109 (15.29%) Bash Shell
20 106 (14.87%) Apache
21 104 (14.59%) SC Cleared
22 103 (14.45%) ITIL
23 102 (14.31%) Finance
24 98 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
25 92 (12.90%) HTML
26 88 (12.34%) Jenkins
27 87 (12.20%) Firewall
28 84 (11.78%) Solaris

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
1 106 (14.87%) Apache
2 63 (8.84%) WebLogic
3 59 (8.27%) Tomcat
4 53 (7.43%) WebSphere
5 42 (5.89%) JBoss
6 41 (5.75%) Confluence
7 38 (5.33%) IIS
8 34 (4.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 31 (4.35%) nginx
10 24 (3.37%) SharePoint
11 22 (3.09%) Apache Spark
12 19 (2.66%) FileNet
13 17 (2.38%) MS Exchange
13 17 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
14 15 (2.10%) Skype for Business
15 14 (1.96%) OpenStack
16 13 (1.82%) WebSphere Portal
17 11 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
17 11 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 11 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 35 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.81%) MS Office
3 14 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.56%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.42%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.56%) Staffware
4 3 (0.42%) RMDS
4 3 (0.42%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.28%) Primavera
5 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.14%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.14%) Magento
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (5.61%) Office 365
4 30 (4.21%) PaaS
4 30 (4.21%) SaaS
5 29 (4.07%) IaaS
6 14 (1.96%) GitHub
7 13 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (1.54%) OneDrive
10 9 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (1.12%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.98%) G Suite
12 7 (0.98%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.84%) Yammer
14 4 (0.56%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 237 (33.24%) DNS
2 119 (16.69%) Kerberos
3 87 (12.20%) Firewall
4 82 (11.50%) TCP/IP
5 65 (9.12%) SSL
6 56 (7.85%) DHCP
7 47 (6.59%) SAN
7 47 (6.59%) SMTP
8 39 (5.47%) HTTP
9 33 (4.63%) SSH
10 26 (3.65%) X.500
11 24 (3.37%) WAN
12 23 (3.23%) Network Security
13 21 (2.95%) SNMP
13 21 (2.95%) VPN
14 19 (2.66%) Internet
15 18 (2.52%) FTP
15 18 (2.52%) Skype
16 17 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (2.24%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.87%) MySQL
3 38 (5.33%) Oracle Database
4 23 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 23 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.09%) Big Data
6 21 (2.95%) DB2
7 18 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (2.38%) Apache Hive
9 16 (2.24%) MongoDB
10 13 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.26%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (0.98%) HBase
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.98%) Redis
14 6 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 88 (12.34%) Jenkins
2 84 (11.78%) Git (software)
3 46 (6.45%) JIRA
4 33 (4.63%) Maven
5 28 (3.93%) Selenium
5 28 (3.93%) Subversion
6 22 (3.09%) JUnit
7 19 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (2.52%) ClearCase
9 13 (1.82%) TeamCity
10 12 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (1.68%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.54%) ClearQuest
12 10 (1.40%) Apache Ivy
12 10 (1.40%) JIRA Agile
13 9 (1.26%) Vagrant
14 8 (1.12%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.12%) Mockito
15 7 (0.98%) Eclipse
15 7 (0.98%) StarTeam
General
1 102 (14.31%) Finance
2 37 (5.19%) Banking
3 17 (2.38%) Marketing
4 8 (1.12%) Investment Banking
4 8 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
5 5 (0.70%) Games
5 5 (0.70%) Publishing
6 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.56%) Retail
6 4 (0.56%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.42%) Billing
8 2 (0.28%) Advertising
8 2 (0.28%) Automotive
8 2 (0.28%) Back Office
8 2 (0.28%) Electronics
8 2 (0.28%) Military
9 1 (0.14%) Front Office
9 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 112 (15.71%) Administrator
2 91 (12.76%) Architect
3 80 (11.22%) Developer
4 62 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 59 (8.27%) Consultant
5 59 (8.27%) Systems Administrator
6 42 (5.89%) Linux Engineer
7 35 (4.91%) Support Engineer
8 29 (4.07%) Java Developer
9 27 (3.79%) Analyst
10 26 (3.65%) Linux Administrator
10 26 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (3.65%) Unix Administrator
11 25 (3.51%) Active Directory Engineer
12 23 (3.23%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 21 (2.95%) VMWare Administrator
14 20 (2.81%) Designer
14 20 (2.81%) VMware Engineer
15 19 (2.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 18 (2.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (12.90%) HTML
2 79 (11.08%) XML
3 68 (9.54%) SAML
4 58 (8.13%) Web Services
5 55 (7.71%) J2EE
6 52 (7.29%) CSS
6 52 (7.29%) REST
7 51 (7.15%) SOAP
8 39 (5.47%) Spring
9 38 (5.33%) OAuth
10 29 (4.07%) jQuery
10 29 (4.07%) Middleware
11 25 (3.51%) OpenID
12 22 (3.09%) Hibernate
12 22 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (2.81%) .NET
13 20 (2.81%) Ajax
13 20 (2.81%) LAMP
14 19 (2.66%) JMS
15 18 (2.52%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (11.36%) PKI
2 56 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 39 (5.47%) Replication
5 38 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 32 (4.49%) Clustering
7 27 (3.79%) Computer Science
8 20 (2.81%) DataPower
9 18 (2.52%) Algorithms
10 17 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (2.10%) Credit Risk
12 13 (1.82%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.40%) BYOD
13 10 (1.40%) User Experience
14 9 (1.26%) Virtual Team
15 8 (1.12%) Mobile App
15 8 (1.12%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.84%) Symmetrix
17 5 (0.70%) Mainframe
17 5 (0.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 352 (49.37%) Linux
2 231 (32.40%) Unix
3 223 (31.28%) Windows
4 122 (17.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 84 (11.78%) Solaris
6 60 (8.42%) Windows Server
7 53 (7.43%) AIX
8 48 (6.73%) Ubuntu
9 46 (6.45%) CentOS
9 46 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (1.96%) Mac OS
11 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (1.82%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.82%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.26%) SUSE
14 8 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.98%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.84%) HPUX
16 6 (0.84%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (22.58%) DevOps
2 130 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (14.45%) ITIL
4 76 (10.66%) Identity Management
5 72 (10.10%) Configuration Management
6 70 (9.82%) Migration
7 64 (8.98%) Workflow
8 58 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (7.99%) Change Management
10 50 (7.01%) Scrum
10 50 (7.01%) Service Management
11 48 (6.73%) Identity Access Management
12 40 (5.61%) Open Source
13 33 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (4.63%) High Availability
13 33 (4.63%) ITSM
14 32 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
14 32 (4.49%) OO
15 30 (4.21%) Information Security
16 29 (4.07%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 198 (27.77%) Java
2 144 (20.20%) Perl
3 132 (18.51%) JavaScript
4 130 (18.23%) Python
5 127 (17.81%) SQL
6 109 (15.29%) Bash Shell
7 58 (8.13%) Shell Script
8 51 (7.15%) PowerShell
9 37 (5.19%) C
9 37 (5.19%) Korn
10 34 (4.77%) PHP
11 31 (4.35%) Ruby
12 30 (4.21%) Scala
13 26 (3.65%) C++
14 19 (2.66%) C#
15 17 (2.38%) R
16 14 (1.96%) Jython
17 13 (1.82%) C-shell
17 13 (1.82%) PL/SQL
18 11 (1.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 130 (18.23%) Security Cleared
2 104 (14.59%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.49%) Degree
4 25 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (2.52%) CISSP
6 16 (2.24%) MCP
6 16 (2.24%) MCTS
7 14 (1.96%) CISM
8 12 (1.68%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.54%) CISA
10 8 (1.12%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.98%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.84%) GCIH
12 6 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.84%) RHCSA
13 5 (0.70%) RHCE
14 4 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.56%) ISEB
14 4 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.38%) QA
2 14 (1.96%) SLA
3 11 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.56%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.42%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.42%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) FISMA
7 1 (0.14%) ISO27005
System Software
1 251 (35.20%) Active Directory
2 98 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (7.15%) NFS
4 45 (6.31%) Docker
5 27 (3.79%) Samba
6 25 (3.51%) vSphere
7 21 (2.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 19 (2.66%) Hyper-V
9 18 (2.52%) KVM
9 18 (2.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 15 (2.10%) VMware ESX
11 11 (1.54%) iptables
11 11 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (1.54%) vCloud
12 10 (1.40%) Dovecot
12 10 (1.40%) Squid
13 9 (1.26%) NDS
13 9 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
14 8 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 123 (17.25%) Puppet
2 65 (9.12%) Ansible
3 63 (8.84%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (3.79%) Nagios
5 25 (3.51%) Red Hat Satellite
5 25 (3.51%) SCCM
6 22 (3.09%) OpenAM
7 21 (2.95%) SCOM
8 17 (2.38%) ZABBIX
9 16 (2.24%) Kubernetes
10 15 (2.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 13 (1.82%) Rancher
12 12 (1.68%) NetBackup
13 11 (1.54%) OpenIDM
13 11 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 11 (1.54%) Tivoli
14 10 (1.40%) BladeLogic
14 10 (1.40%) Oracle ZFS
15 9 (1.26%) OpenView
16 8 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 168 (23.56%) Oracle
2 165 (23.14%) VMware
3 145 (20.34%) Microsoft
4 143 (20.06%) Red Hat
5 69 (9.68%) IBM
6 66 (9.26%) HP
7 61 (8.56%) Sun
8 42 (5.89%) ServiceNow
9 37 (5.19%) Atlassian
9 37 (5.19%) Veritas
10 33 (4.63%) Cisco
11 30 (4.21%) ForgeRock
12 27 (3.79%) NetApp
12 27 (3.79%) Splunk
13 21 (2.95%) Cyber-Ark
14 20 (2.81%) EMC
15 19 (2.66%) Sybase
16 15 (2.10%) F5
16 15 (2.10%) Google
17 14 (1.96%) Hortonworks
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