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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 52 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing LDAP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 2.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £510 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.27% -
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
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
102 97 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.71% 15.28% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 43
Average daily rate £375 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.59%
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 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Toad
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Telnet
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) CA
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (37.50%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) PuTTY
4 3 (37.50%) SSH
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) PuTTY
1 3 (37.50%) SSH
1 3 (37.50%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SailPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) OCA
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Bacula
3 1 (12.50%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) CA
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Novell
4 1 (12.50%) Sun