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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 286 296 286
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing LDAP 150 129 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 4.06% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 88 80
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £525 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.86% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £71.00 £36.39
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +95.13%
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
3032 3179 3089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.60% 13.07% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 1980 1997
Average daily rate £418 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 97 98
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
City of London +16 37 £444 +10.93% 9
Canary Wharf -4 5 £400 -
Docklands, London - 5 £403 -
Paddington - 3 £575 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 135 (47.37%) Linux
2 114 (40.00%) Windows
3 99 (34.74%) Active Directory
4 94 (32.98%) UNIX
5 87 (30.53%) Microsoft
6 86 (30.18%) Java
7 83 (29.12%) DNS
8 75 (26.32%) Finance
9 66 (23.16%) Oracle
10 65 (22.81%) SQL Server
11 61 (21.40%) Perl
12 56 (19.65%) Red Hat
13 55 (19.30%) VMware
14 53 (18.60%) Firewall
15 50 (17.54%) ITIL
16 49 (17.19%) Python
17 45 (15.79%) SQL
17 45 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 45 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
18 44 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (14.74%) HTML
20 41 (14.39%) Banking
21 40 (14.04%) PowerShell
21 40 (14.04%) JavaScript
21 40 (14.04%) XML
21 40 (14.04%) Shell Script
22 39 (13.68%) Degree
23 37 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
24 36 (12.63%) DHCP
25 35 (12.28%) Apache

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 35 (12.28%) Apache
2 34 (11.93%) MS Exchange
3 31 (10.88%) Tomcat
3 31 (10.88%) IIS
4 21 (7.37%) Lync
5 20 (7.02%) WebSphere
5 20 (7.02%) JBoss
6 19 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 17 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (4.91%) Office Communications Server
9 11 (3.86%) Confluence
10 10 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (3.16%) WebLogic
11 9 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (2.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (2.11%) OpenStack
13 6 (2.11%) nginx
13 6 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.96%) MS Office
3 5 (1.75%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.21%) Office 365
3 9 (3.16%) IaaS
3 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.11%) PaaS
5 5 (1.75%) SaaS
6 3 (1.05%) Yammer
7 1 (0.35%) Taleo
7 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 83 (29.12%) DNS
2 53 (18.60%) Firewall
3 36 (12.63%) DHCP
4 34 (11.93%) SAN
4 34 (11.93%) NAS
5 32 (11.23%) VPN
5 32 (11.23%) Kerberos
6 30 (10.53%) LAN
7 29 (10.18%) TCP/IP
8 23 (8.07%) SSL
9 16 (5.61%) HTTP
9 16 (5.61%) WAN
10 15 (5.26%) Wireless
10 15 (5.26%) VLAN
11 14 (4.91%) SSH
12 10 (3.51%) MPLS
13 9 (3.16%) Internet
13 9 (3.16%) SNMP
14 8 (2.81%) FTP
14 8 (2.81%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.28%) MySQL
3 16 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.51%) Big Data
5 9 (3.16%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.40%) InfluxDB
8 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.05%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.70%) Sybase ASA
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.70%) DB2
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (6.32%) Jenkins
2 14 (4.91%) JIRA
3 12 (4.21%) Maven
4 11 (3.86%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.46%) Introscope
6 6 (2.11%) JUnit
7 4 (1.40%) Ant
7 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.40%) Subversion
7 4 (1.40%) VisualVM
7 4 (1.40%) JProfiler
8 3 (1.05%) Gradle
8 3 (1.05%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.05%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.70%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.70%) Hudson
10 1 (0.35%) Optimizeit
10 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.35%) JMeter
General
1 75 (26.32%) Finance
2 41 (14.39%) Banking
3 16 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.51%) Retail
6 9 (3.16%) Marketing
7 5 (1.75%) Front Office
8 4 (1.40%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.05%) Back Office
9 3 (1.05%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Advertising
11 1 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Electronics
11 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (16.14%) Administrator
2 37 (12.98%) Architect
3 35 (12.28%) Developer
3 35 (12.28%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (8.42%) Analyst
5 18 (6.32%) Java Developer
6 15 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (4.91%) Consultant
7 14 (4.91%) UNIX Administrator
8 12 (4.21%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 10 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (3.51%) Support Analyst
9 10 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (2.81%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 8 (2.81%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (2.81%) Technical Support
10 8 (2.81%) Support Engineer
10 8 (2.81%) Senior Developer
10 8 (2.81%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.74%) HTML
2 40 (14.04%) XML
3 32 (11.23%) Web Services
4 31 (10.88%) SOAP
5 20 (7.02%) .NET
6 17 (5.96%) CSS
7 16 (5.61%) SAML
8 15 (5.26%) Servlets
9 14 (4.91%) JSP
9 14 (4.91%) REST
10 13 (4.56%) Middleware
11 12 (4.21%) Ajax
11 12 (4.21%) J2EE
12 11 (3.86%) XSLT
12 11 (3.86%) SailPoint
13 8 (2.81%) Java EE
13 8 (2.81%) Hibernate
14 7 (2.46%) LAMP
14 7 (2.46%) COM
15 6 (2.11%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.12%) Clustering
2 26 (9.12%) PKI
3 11 (3.86%) CMDB
3 11 (3.86%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.11%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (2.11%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.75%) STB
8 4 (1.40%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.40%) Wiki
8 4 (1.40%) iPad
9 3 (1.05%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (1.05%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.05%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 135 (47.37%) Linux
2 114 (40.00%) Windows
3 94 (32.98%) UNIX
4 45 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (10.18%) Solaris
5 29 (10.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (8.42%) CentOS
8 16 (5.61%) Ubuntu
9 13 (4.56%) AIX
9 13 (4.56%) Windows 7
10 9 (3.16%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (2.81%) Android
12 5 (1.75%) Debian
12 5 (1.75%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.75%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.40%) SUSE
14 3 (1.05%) Windows NT
14 3 (1.05%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (17.54%) ITIL
2 37 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (9.12%) Service Management
4 24 (8.42%) Migration
4 24 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (8.07%) Open Source
6 22 (7.72%) Change Management
7 21 (7.37%) Project Management
7 21 (7.37%) DevOps
8 19 (6.67%) Identity Management
9 18 (6.32%) Configuration Management
9 18 (6.32%) Load Balancing
10 16 (5.61%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (5.26%) Information Security
12 13 (4.56%) SDLC
13 12 (4.21%) Service Delivery
14 11 (3.86%) ITSM
14 11 (3.86%) ITIL V2
15 10 (3.51%) Release Management
15 10 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 86 (30.18%) Java
2 61 (21.40%) Perl
3 49 (17.19%) Python
4 45 (15.79%) SQL
5 40 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 40 (14.04%) Shell Script
5 40 (14.04%) PowerShell
6 21 (7.37%) Bash Shell
7 17 (5.96%) Ruby
8 10 (3.51%) PHP
9 8 (2.81%) C
9 8 (2.81%) BeanShell
10 7 (2.46%) C++
11 4 (1.40%) C#
11 4 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.05%) Jython
13 2 (0.70%) XQuery
13 2 (0.70%) VBScript
13 2 (0.70%) VB
13 2 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (13.68%) Degree
2 16 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.21%) CCNA
3 12 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.81%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.75%) CCSE
6 5 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.40%) CCSA
7 4 (1.40%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (1.40%) RHCE
7 4 (1.40%) CISSP
8 3 (1.05%) MCSE
8 3 (1.05%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.70%) CCNP
9 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.35%) CISM
10 1 (0.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.21%) QA
2 7 (2.46%) SLA
3 3 (1.05%) COBIT
3 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.05%) COSO
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 99 (34.74%) Active Directory
2 44 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.82%) NFS
4 23 (8.07%) vSphere
5 17 (5.96%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.21%) Samba
7 11 (3.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (3.86%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.81%) Terminal Services
9 7 (2.46%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (2.11%) Squid
11 5 (1.75%) KVM
12 4 (1.40%) Snort
12 4 (1.40%) Shibboleth
12 4 (1.40%) XenApp
13 3 (1.05%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.05%) Docker
13 3 (1.05%) RHEV
13 3 (1.05%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 29 (10.18%) Puppet
2 16 (5.61%) ZABBIX
3 12 (4.21%) BladeLogic
4 10 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 10 (3.51%) Nagios
5 7 (2.46%) CA Single Sign-On
5 7 (2.46%) HP UCMDB
5 7 (2.46%) logstash
5 7 (2.46%) Kibana
6 6 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.75%) OpenAM
7 5 (1.75%) yum
7 5 (1.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 4 (1.40%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.40%) CA Wily
8 4 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.40%) Ansible
8 4 (1.40%) SELinux
8 4 (1.40%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 87 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 66 (23.16%) Oracle
3 56 (19.65%) Red Hat
4 55 (19.30%) VMware
5 33 (11.58%) Cisco
6 25 (8.77%) HP
7 22 (7.72%) IBM
7 22 (7.72%) Sun
8 19 (6.67%) Dell
9 18 (6.32%) Citrix
10 15 (5.26%) Sybase
11 14 (4.91%) EMC
11 14 (4.91%) ServiceNow
12 13 (4.56%) Veritas
13 11 (3.86%) BMC
13 11 (3.86%) CA
14 9 (3.16%) NetApp
14 9 (3.16%) ForgeRock
14 9 (3.16%) Splunk
15 8 (2.81%) CheckPoint
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