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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 47 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing LDAP 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.94% 1.75% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% 16.39% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
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£425 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.22% -
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
78 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.35% 10.66% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 22
Average daily rate £275 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 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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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 - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
LDAP
East of England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (90.38%) HTML
2 44 (84.62%) Java
2 44 (84.62%) PL/SQL
2 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 44 (84.62%) JBoss
2 44 (84.62%) JAAS
2 44 (84.62%) Spring
2 44 (84.62%) Relational Database
3 43 (82.69%) Web Development
3 43 (82.69%) MySQL
3 43 (82.69%) Oracle
4 38 (73.08%) CSS
4 38 (73.08%) UNIX
5 37 (71.15%) Linux
5 37 (71.15%) Spring MVC
5 37 (71.15%) MVC
6 36 (69.23%) Hibernate
6 36 (69.23%) XML
6 36 (69.23%) Mac OS X
6 36 (69.23%) MariaDB
6 36 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (61.54%) JPA
8 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
9 20 (38.46%) Web Services
10 18 (34.62%) Struts
10 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
10 18 (34.62%) TDD
10 18 (34.62%) Configuration Management
10 18 (34.62%) Struts2
10 18 (34.62%) REST

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (84.62%) JBoss
2 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) HTTP
2 6 (11.54%) SSL
2 6 (11.54%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (84.62%) Relational Database
2 43 (82.69%) MySQL
3 36 (69.23%) MariaDB
4 15 (28.85%) MongoDB
4 15 (28.85%) Neo4j
5 3 (5.77%) DTS
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
1 44 (84.62%) Java Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Implementation Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Support Consultant
4 1 (1.92%) Lead Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Support Consultant
4 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Support
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) HTML
2 44 (84.62%) JAAS
2 44 (84.62%) Spring
3 38 (73.08%) CSS
4 37 (71.15%) Spring MVC
5 36 (69.23%) Hibernate
5 36 (69.23%) XML
6 32 (61.54%) JPA
7 20 (38.46%) Web Services
8 18 (34.62%) Struts
8 18 (34.62%) Struts2
8 18 (34.62%) REST
9 13 (25.00%) JAX-RS
9 13 (25.00%) JAX-RPC
10 1 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) UNIX
2 37 (71.15%) Linux
3 36 (69.23%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) Web Development
2 37 (71.15%) MVC
3 18 (34.62%) TDD
3 18 (34.62%) Configuration Management
4 17 (32.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (32.69%) Web Design
5 16 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 14 (26.92%) Microservices
7 7 (13.46%) Workflow
8 6 (11.54%) Service Management
8 6 (11.54%) ITSM
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.85%) ITIL
11 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) Java
1 44 (84.62%) PL/SQL
1 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) XenApp
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 43 (82.69%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) Citrix
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) VMware