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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 51 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing LDAP 6 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 4.60% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 24.72% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 1
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£413 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% -0.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £27.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £71.00 £36.39
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +95.13%
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
120 89 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.60% 18.62% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 34
Average daily rate £375 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Average hourly rate £29.75 £26.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.21% +48.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £112.25 £32.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 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
Colchester - 2 £413 -
LDAP
East of England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) McAfee
3 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
3 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) PKI
3 4 (44.44%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) JAAS
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) HP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Messaging Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) JAAS
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
1 2 (22.22%) JPA
1 2 (22.22%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
1 4 (44.44%) PKI
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) XenServer
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) McAfee
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix