The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 30 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing LDAP 39 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.78% 2.01% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.20% 13.04% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 5
Average daily rate
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£430 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £388 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.20 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-73.60% +53.84%
LDAP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 92 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.95% 15.44% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 39 35
Average daily rate £403 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.14% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -41.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.55 £37.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Brentwood - 1 - -
LDAP
East of England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 55 (90.16%) HTML
2 54 (88.52%) Java
2 54 (88.52%) JAAS
2 54 (88.52%) Spring
3 53 (86.89%) PL/SQL
3 53 (86.89%) SQL
4 52 (85.25%) MySQL
4 52 (85.25%) JBoss
4 52 (85.25%) Web Development
4 52 (85.25%) Relational Database
5 51 (83.61%) Oracle
6 48 (78.69%) UNIX
7 47 (77.05%) Linux
7 47 (77.05%) MVC
7 47 (77.05%) Spring MVC
8 46 (75.41%) Hibernate
8 46 (75.41%) Mac OS X
8 46 (75.41%) XML
8 46 (75.41%) CSS
9 44 (72.13%) MariaDB
9 44 (72.13%) Enterprise Software
10 42 (68.85%) JPA
11 27 (44.26%) TDD
12 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
13 22 (36.07%) Web Services
14 20 (32.79%) Configuration Management
14 20 (32.79%) Struts
14 20 (32.79%) WebLogic
14 20 (32.79%) Struts2
14 20 (32.79%) REST

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 52 (85.25%) JBoss
2 20 (32.79%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) HTTP
2 6 (9.84%) VPN
2 6 (9.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (85.25%) MySQL
1 52 (85.25%) Relational Database
2 44 (72.13%) MariaDB
3 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
3 15 (24.59%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.92%) DTS
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
1 54 (88.52%) Java Developer
2 6 (9.84%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 6 (9.84%) Consultant
2 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
2 6 (9.84%) Implementation Consultant
2 6 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (1.64%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (1.64%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (1.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (1.64%) Lead Developer
3 1 (1.64%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (90.16%) HTML
2 54 (88.52%) JAAS
2 54 (88.52%) Spring
3 47 (77.05%) Spring MVC
4 46 (75.41%) Hibernate
4 46 (75.41%) XML
4 46 (75.41%) CSS
5 42 (68.85%) JPA
6 22 (36.07%) Web Services
7 20 (32.79%) Struts2
7 20 (32.79%) REST
7 20 (32.79%) Struts
8 15 (24.59%) JAX-RPC
9 13 (21.31%) JAX-RS
10 1 (1.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (72.13%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (24.59%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (78.69%) UNIX
2 47 (77.05%) Linux
3 46 (75.41%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (85.25%) Web Development
2 47 (77.05%) MVC
3 27 (44.26%) TDD
4 20 (32.79%) Configuration Management
5 19 (31.15%) Web Design
5 19 (31.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 19 (31.15%) Mentoring
6 16 (26.23%) Microservices
7 7 (11.48%) Workflow
8 6 (9.84%) Service Management
8 6 (9.84%) ITSM
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.64%) ITIL
11 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) Java
2 53 (86.89%) PL/SQL
2 53 (86.89%) SQL
3 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (83.61%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) ServiceNow