The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 47 54 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing LDAP 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 0.98% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 6.58% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+8.17% -11.66%
LDAP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 76 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.85% 14.87% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 32
Average daily rate £320 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £43.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +118.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 9 (90.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (90.00%) JMS
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) XSLT
2 9 (90.00%) UML
2 9 (90.00%) SOA
2 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) System Testing
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (90.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JUnit
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
1 9 (90.00%) JMS
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) XML
1 9 (90.00%) XSLT
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
1 9 (90.00%) SOA
1 9 (90.00%) System Testing
1 9 (90.00%) UML
1 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory