The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LDAP 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£354 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.59 £71.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
-44.24% +156.78%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 113 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.15% 16.74% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 26
Average daily rate £360 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 10
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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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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
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £385 -
Watford - 4 £313 -
Letchworth - 1 £338 -
LDAP
East of England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
3 16 (53.33%) SSH
4 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (46.67%) Tivoli
5 14 (46.67%) Identity Management
6 13 (43.33%) Firewall
6 13 (43.33%) Telnet
6 13 (43.33%) Cyber-Ark
6 13 (43.33%) Internet
6 13 (43.33%) Toad
6 13 (43.33%) Windows
7 12 (40.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 12 (40.00%) PuTTY
8 11 (36.67%) CA Single Sign-On
8 11 (36.67%) Sun
8 11 (36.67%) Java
9 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
10 9 (30.00%) Web Services
10 9 (30.00%) UNIX
11 8 (26.67%) IBM
12 7 (23.33%) CA
12 7 (23.33%) Novell
12 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 7 (23.33%) C#
12 7 (23.33%) Finance
12 7 (23.33%) PKI
12 7 (23.33%) WCF

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) SSH
2 13 (43.33%) Telnet
2 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) Internet
3 12 (40.00%) PuTTY
4 5 (16.67%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.33%) NAS
6 2 (6.67%) OSPF
6 2 (6.67%) BGP
7 1 (3.33%) SS7
7 1 (3.33%) 3G
7 1 (3.33%) SNMP
7 1 (3.33%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (3.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Toad
2 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) GCC
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Consultant
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
1 5 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) WCF
4 4 (13.33%) OAuth
4 4 (13.33%) XACML
4 4 (13.33%) SPML
4 4 (13.33%) OpenID
4 4 (13.33%) SAML
5 1 (3.33%) Middleware
5 1 (3.33%) WinForms
5 1 (3.33%) MFC
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) Qt
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) WPF
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) HP Superdome
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) HACMP
2 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) UNIX
4 5 (16.67%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) HPUX
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Identity Management
2 5 (16.67%) Workflow
3 3 (10.00%) Change Management
3 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) SDLC
4 1 (3.33%) MVC
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) UML
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.00%) Bourne shell
6 3 (10.00%) C-shell
6 3 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) VB6
7 1 (3.33%) Erlang
7 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CISSP
1 5 (16.67%) OCA
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) HND
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Tivoli
2 12 (40.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 11 (36.67%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (20.00%) Novell Identity Manager
6 5 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (3.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 13 (43.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 11 (36.67%) Sun
4 8 (26.67%) IBM
5 7 (23.33%) CA
5 7 (23.33%) Novell
6 6 (20.00%) HP
7 5 (16.67%) EMC
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.00%) BMC
8 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.00%) VMware
9 2 (6.67%) F5
10 1 (3.33%) Perforce