The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 262 262 277
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing LDAP 138 135 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.63% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.94% 5.13% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 77 52
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £52.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.61% +303.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.22% -
LDAP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2794 2632 2713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 12.21% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1703 1682
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 68 154
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £44.31
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 London

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in London

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in London

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the London 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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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
City of London +7 17 £425 -24.44% 10
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 85 (35.42%) Windows
2 83 (34.58%) Linux
3 82 (34.17%) Active Directory
4 79 (32.92%) DNS
5 70 (29.17%) Java
6 55 (22.92%) UNIX
7 53 (22.08%) Microsoft
8 50 (20.83%) Firewall
9 46 (19.17%) Oracle
10 45 (18.75%) VPN
11 43 (17.92%) SQL
11 43 (17.92%) ITIL
12 39 (16.25%) Finance
12 39 (16.25%) VMware
13 37 (15.42%) DHCP
14 36 (15.00%) HTML
15 35 (14.58%) XML
15 35 (14.58%) SSL
16 34 (14.17%) Cisco
16 34 (14.17%) SQL Server
17 33 (13.75%) Ruby
18 32 (13.33%) TCP/IP
19 31 (12.92%) Perl
19 31 (12.92%) Apache
20 30 (12.50%) Red Hat
20 30 (12.50%) Degree
21 29 (12.08%) Tomcat
21 29 (12.08%) SharePoint
21 29 (12.08%) SAN
22 28 (11.67%) MS Exchange

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 31 (12.92%) Apache
2 29 (12.08%) Tomcat
2 29 (12.08%) SharePoint
3 28 (11.67%) MS Exchange
4 27 (11.25%) IIS
5 19 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (7.92%) Lync
6 18 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
8 13 (5.42%) nginx
9 12 (5.00%) WebLogic
9 12 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (4.58%) WebSphere
11 10 (4.17%) JBoss
12 6 (2.50%) Node.js
13 5 (2.08%) MediaWiki
13 5 (2.08%) Confluence
14 4 (1.67%) Apache Solr
14 4 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Office
2 6 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) SAP PS
2 3 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.42%) RMDS
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.42%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.50%) Office 365
3 7 (2.92%) PaaS
4 5 (2.08%) IaaS
5 4 (1.67%) Heroku
6 3 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.83%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.83%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 79 (32.92%) DNS
2 50 (20.83%) Firewall
3 45 (18.75%) VPN
4 37 (15.42%) DHCP
5 35 (14.58%) SSL
6 32 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 29 (12.08%) SAN
8 21 (8.75%) VLAN
9 20 (8.33%) Kerberos
10 18 (7.50%) NAS
11 17 (7.08%) Internet
12 15 (6.25%) WAN
13 14 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (4.58%) Network Security
15 10 (4.17%) SNMP
15 10 (4.17%) OSPF
15 10 (4.17%) BGP
15 10 (4.17%) IPsec
16 9 (3.75%) SMTP
17 8 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.42%) MySQL
4 10 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.08%) Big Data
7 5 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.25%) TKPROF
8 3 (1.25%) OLTP
9 2 (0.83%) QlikView
9 2 (0.83%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.83%) DB2
9 2 (0.83%) IDOL
9 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.42%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 25 (10.42%) Subversion
2 22 (9.17%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.75%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.58%) JUnit
4 11 (4.58%) Selenium
5 9 (3.75%) Maven
5 9 (3.75%) RSpec
6 6 (2.50%) Hudson
7 5 (2.08%) JIRA
8 4 (1.67%) Grunt
9 3 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.25%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.83%) Introscope
10 2 (0.83%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.42%) GitLab
11 1 (0.42%) Spock
11 1 (0.42%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
General
1 39 (16.25%) Finance
2 22 (9.17%) Banking
3 11 (4.58%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.50%) Law
6 5 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.08%) Military
7 4 (1.67%) Publishing
8 3 (1.25%) Games
8 3 (1.25%) Retail
9 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 2 (0.83%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 48 (20.00%) Developer
2 36 (15.00%) Consultant
3 32 (13.33%) Analyst
4 21 (8.75%) Architect
5 19 (7.92%) Java Developer
6 17 (7.08%) Technical Consultant
6 17 (7.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.25%) Administrator
7 15 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.00%) Technical Developer
8 12 (5.00%) ITSM Consultant
8 12 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 12 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 12 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (5.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 12 (5.00%) ServiceNow Developer
9 11 (4.58%) Designer
10 8 (3.33%) Infrastructure Designer
10 8 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.00%) HTML
2 35 (14.58%) XML
3 27 (11.25%) .NET
4 24 (10.00%) Web Services
5 22 (9.17%) CSS
6 21 (8.75%) SOAP
7 14 (5.83%) Ajax
8 13 (5.42%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (4.58%) Middleware
9 11 (4.58%) COM
10 10 (4.17%) JMS
10 10 (4.17%) LAMP
11 9 (3.75%) J2EE
12 8 (3.33%) JNDI
12 8 (3.33%) Spring
12 8 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (3.33%) Akka
12 8 (3.33%) Apache Camel
13 7 (2.92%) REST
14 6 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.25%) Clustering
2 23 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.42%) CMDB
4 12 (5.00%) Open Source
4 12 (5.00%) CESG
5 10 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
6 9 (3.75%) PKI
7 8 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.33%) RMADS
8 7 (2.92%) Replication
8 7 (2.92%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.92%) Wiki
9 6 (2.50%) Statistics
10 4 (1.67%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.67%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.25%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.25%) W3C
11 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.83%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 85 (35.42%) Windows
2 83 (34.58%) Linux
3 55 (22.92%) UNIX
4 27 (11.25%) Solaris
5 21 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (5.42%) Ubuntu
9 11 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (3.33%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.33%) CentOS
11 7 (2.92%) AIX
12 5 (2.08%) Debian
13 4 (1.67%) HPUX
13 4 (1.67%) SUSE
14 3 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (1.25%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.92%) ITIL
2 28 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.00%) Service Management
3 24 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 22 (9.17%) Information Security
5 21 (8.75%) Scrum
5 21 (8.75%) DevOps
6 20 (8.33%) Migration
7 19 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (7.08%) Load Balancing
9 16 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (5.42%) ITSM
12 13 (5.42%) Risk Management
13 12 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
13 12 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (5.00%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.17%) Java
2 43 (17.92%) SQL
3 33 (13.75%) Ruby
4 31 (12.92%) Perl
5 24 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (8.75%) Python
7 18 (7.50%) Shell Script
8 17 (7.08%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.17%) C++
10 9 (3.75%) PHP
10 9 (3.75%) Groovy
10 9 (3.75%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.33%) Scala
12 7 (2.92%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.08%) C#
13 5 (2.08%) VB
14 3 (1.25%) VBA
14 3 (1.25%) C
14 3 (1.25%) XPath
14 3 (1.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 30 (12.50%) Degree
2 26 (10.83%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.08%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.58%) CISSP
5 7 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.25%) CCNA
7 3 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.25%) IIBA
8 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.42%) ISEB
9 1 (0.42%) MCSE
9 1 (0.42%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.25%) SLA
2 12 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.92%) QA
4 4 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 82 (34.17%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 18 (7.50%) vSphere
4 11 (4.58%) NFS
5 8 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (3.33%) VMware Server
6 7 (2.92%) Samba
6 7 (2.92%) DFS Replication
7 6 (2.50%) Postfix
8 5 (2.08%) XenServer
8 5 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (1.67%) Sendmail
9 4 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (1.67%) Firmware
10 3 (1.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.83%) HDFS
11 2 (0.83%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 27 (11.25%) Puppet
2 17 (7.08%) Nagios
3 14 (5.83%) collectd
3 14 (5.83%) Opsview
3 14 (5.83%) Graphite
4 12 (5.00%) HP UCMDB
5 9 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.92%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.50%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.08%) FortiGate
8 5 (2.08%) BladeLogic
8 5 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (1.67%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.67%) Nessus
9 4 (1.67%) CA SiteMinder
9 4 (1.67%) Tivoli
9 4 (1.67%) Icinga
9 4 (1.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (1.25%) Salt
10 3 (1.25%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 53 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 46 (19.17%) Oracle
3 39 (16.25%) VMware
4 34 (14.17%) Cisco
5 30 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 25 (10.42%) HP
7 20 (8.33%) Juniper
8 16 (6.67%) Veritas
9 15 (6.25%) IBM
10 14 (5.83%) F5
10 14 (5.83%) Akamai
11 13 (5.42%) ServiceNow
12 12 (5.00%) Sun
13 10 (4.17%) SolarWinds
13 10 (4.17%) Citrix
14 9 (3.75%) NetApp
15 8 (3.33%) Dell
15 8 (3.33%) Perforce
16 7 (2.92%) McAfee
16 7 (2.92%) SAP
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