The table below looks at the statistics for X.500 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X.500 over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.500
Rank 618 592 581
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing X.500 12 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.026% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 9
Median daily rate £328 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £370 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.60% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
X.500
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
7776 7689 6686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.27% 15.19% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4810 4248 3596
Median daily rate £395 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 425 376
Median hourly rate £26.00 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

X.500
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing X.500 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

X.500 Jobs Demand Trend in England

X.500
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.500 across the England region.

X.500 Daily Rate Trend in England

X.500
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing X.500 across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

X.500 Daily Rate Histogram in England

X.500
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X.500 across the England region.

X.500 Hourly Rate Trend in England

X.500
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 X.500 within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
South East -20 7 £318 -25.29% 1
London - 3 £500 -
North West - 2 - -
X.500
UK

X.500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X.500 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 X.500.

1 23 (100.00%) LDAP
2 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
3 20 (86.96%) DNS
4 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
4 19 (82.61%) Kerberos
4 19 (82.61%) Replication
4 19 (82.61%) PKI
5 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
5 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (52.17%) MCP
6 12 (52.17%) MCTS
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) Validation
8 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
9 6 (26.09%) Identity Management
10 4 (17.39%) MCSE
11 3 (13.04%) Windows
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.04%) HP
12 2 (8.70%) Change Management
12 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
12 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
12 2 (8.70%) Migration
12 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (8.70%) Release Management
12 2 (8.70%) Oracle
12 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013

X.500
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 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) LDAP
2 20 (86.96%) DNS
3 19 (82.61%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) IMAP
4 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (4.35%) POP3
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) git-flow
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SAML
1 1 (4.35%) Sensu
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) PKI
1 19 (82.61%) Replication
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Validation
2 6 (26.09%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Release Management
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Functional Programming
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Service Design
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) MCP
2 12 (52.17%) MCTS
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Capistrano
2 1 (4.35%) Graylog
2 1 (4.35%) logstash
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) VMware