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 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 28 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 36 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.30% 1.58% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.77% 8.99% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 4
Average daily rate
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£440 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £45.25
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -19.59%
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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
117 89 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.73% 17.59% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 30 43
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £180 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 8
Average hourly rate £24.56 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.45% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £27.50 £36.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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
Southend-on-Sea -3 17 £425 +21.42%
Brentwood - 1 - -
Basildon - - - -
LDAP
East of England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 38 (92.68%) Java
2 36 (87.80%) JBoss
3 35 (85.37%) SQL
4 34 (82.93%) HTML
4 34 (82.93%) Spring
4 34 (82.93%) JAAS
4 34 (82.93%) Web Development
5 33 (80.49%) PL/SQL
5 33 (80.49%) MySQL
5 33 (80.49%) Oracle
6 32 (78.05%) Relational Database
7 30 (73.17%) UNIX
8 29 (70.73%) Linux
9 28 (68.29%) CSS
9 28 (68.29%) Mac OS X
10 27 (65.85%) MVC
10 27 (65.85%) Hibernate
10 27 (65.85%) Spring MVC
11 25 (60.98%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (60.98%) MariaDB
12 24 (58.54%) XML
13 23 (56.10%) JPA
14 13 (31.71%) TDD
15 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
16 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
17 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
17 10 (24.39%) Struts
17 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
17 10 (24.39%) Struts2
18 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
1 1 (2.44%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) MySQL
2 32 (78.05%) Relational Database
3 25 (60.98%) MariaDB
4 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 6 (14.63%) Neo4j
5 2 (4.88%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.88%) VisualVM
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Java Developer
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 2 (4.88%) Consultant
4 1 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (2.44%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Web Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
4 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (2.44%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) HTML
1 34 (82.93%) JAAS
1 34 (82.93%) Spring
2 28 (68.29%) CSS
3 27 (65.85%) Hibernate
3 27 (65.85%) Spring MVC
4 24 (58.54%) XML
5 23 (56.10%) JPA
6 10 (24.39%) Struts2
6 10 (24.39%) Struts
7 9 (21.95%) REST
8 7 (17.07%) Web Services
9 5 (12.20%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (9.76%) JAX-RS
11 2 (4.88%) jBPM
11 2 (4.88%) SOAP
11 2 (4.88%) .NET
12 1 (2.44%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) UNIX
2 29 (70.73%) Linux
3 28 (68.29%) Mac OS X
4 3 (7.32%) Windows
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Web Development
2 27 (65.85%) MVC
3 13 (31.71%) TDD
4 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
5 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
6 9 (21.95%) Web Design
6 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (12.20%) Microservices
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.88%) Workflow
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) RUP
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.88%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.44%) ITIL
10 1 (2.44%) Service Management
10 1 (2.44%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 33 (80.49%) PL/SQL
4 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 36 (87.80%) JBoss
2 33 (80.49%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.88%) webMethods
3 2 (4.88%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Software AG
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat