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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 270 312 287
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -25
Contract jobs citing LDAP 147 108 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% 3.72% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 64 84
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £518 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.59 £71.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
-44.24% +156.78%
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
3055 2906 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.97% 12.30% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1994 1810 1783
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 91 107
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.00 £48.00
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 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +23 40 £444 +10.93% 3
Canary Wharf - 8 £400 -
Docklands, London - 6 - -
Paddington - 2 £575 -
Isleworth - 1 £375 -
Ealing - 1 £405 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 109 (40.07%) Windows
2 108 (39.71%) Linux
3 96 (35.29%) Java
3 96 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 85 (31.25%) UNIX
5 82 (30.15%) Microsoft
6 77 (28.31%) Finance
7 70 (25.74%) SQL Server
8 68 (25.00%) DNS
9 61 (22.43%) ITIL
10 58 (21.32%) Oracle
10 58 (21.32%) Firewall
10 58 (21.32%) VMware
11 55 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
12 53 (19.49%) Perl
13 48 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 45 (16.54%) SQL
15 44 (16.18%) HTML
15 44 (16.18%) XML
15 44 (16.18%) Python
15 44 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
16 43 (15.81%) Degree
17 41 (15.07%) PowerShell
17 41 (15.07%) Apache
17 41 (15.07%) JavaScript
18 40 (14.71%) Tomcat
19 37 (13.60%) MySQL
20 36 (13.24%) Solaris
21 35 (12.87%) Banking
22 34 (12.50%) IIS

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 41 (15.07%) Apache
2 40 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 34 (12.50%) IIS
4 33 (12.13%) MS Exchange
5 26 (9.56%) WebSphere
6 22 (8.09%) Lync
7 21 (7.72%) JBoss
8 17 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (5.88%) SharePoint
10 15 (5.51%) WebLogic
10 15 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (5.15%) Confluence
12 11 (4.04%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (3.31%) nginx
15 7 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (2.57%) MQSeries
16 6 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 4 (1.47%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 22 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.51%) MS Office
3 5 (1.84%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.47%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.94%) Office 365
3 5 (1.84%) IaaS
3 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.84%) PaaS
4 4 (1.47%) SaaS
5 3 (1.10%) Yammer
6 1 (0.37%) Taleo
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 68 (25.00%) DNS
2 58 (21.32%) Firewall
3 34 (12.50%) VPN
3 34 (12.50%) DHCP
4 32 (11.76%) SAN
5 31 (11.40%) NAS
6 30 (11.03%) Kerberos
6 30 (11.03%) TCP/IP
7 27 (9.93%) LAN
8 19 (6.99%) SSL
9 14 (5.15%) X.509
9 14 (5.15%) HTTP
10 13 (4.78%) WAN
10 13 (4.78%) Wireless
10 13 (4.78%) VLAN
11 11 (4.04%) DMZ
11 11 (4.04%) Internet
12 9 (3.31%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (3.31%) Network Security
13 8 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.60%) MySQL
3 16 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.41%) Big Data
5 11 (4.04%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.10%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.10%) TKPROF
8 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.10%) OLTP
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.74%) DB2
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (8.09%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.25%) JIRA
3 12 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.41%) Introscope
4 10 (3.68%) Maven
5 8 (2.94%) Subversion
6 6 (2.21%) JUnit
7 4 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.47%) VisualVM
7 4 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.47%) JProfiler
8 3 (1.10%) Hudson
8 3 (1.10%) Gradle
8 3 (1.10%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.74%) Ant
9 2 (0.74%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.74%) Selenium
9 2 (0.74%) Zephyr
General
1 77 (28.31%) Finance
2 35 (12.87%) Banking
3 12 (4.41%) Investment Banking
3 12 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.68%) Retail
5 9 (3.31%) Marketing
6 7 (2.57%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.10%) Front Office
7 3 (1.10%) Back Office
7 3 (1.10%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 48 (17.65%) Developer
2 30 (11.03%) Architect
3 29 (10.66%) Administrator
4 27 (9.93%) Java Developer
5 26 (9.56%) Analyst
6 22 (8.09%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (5.51%) Consultant
8 12 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.68%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (3.68%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.31%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 9 (3.31%) ServiceNow Developer
10 9 (3.31%) Technical Developer
10 9 (3.31%) ITSM Consultant
10 9 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (3.31%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 8 (2.94%) Server Engineer
11 8 (2.94%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.18%) HTML
1 44 (16.18%) XML
2 31 (11.40%) SOAP
3 28 (10.29%) Web Services
4 23 (8.46%) .NET
5 22 (8.09%) CSS
6 18 (6.62%) REST
7 15 (5.51%) SAML
7 15 (5.51%) Middleware
8 14 (5.15%) Ajax
8 14 (5.15%) Java EE
9 13 (4.78%) J2EE
9 13 (4.78%) XSLT
10 11 (4.04%) JSP
11 9 (3.31%) Servlets
11 9 (3.31%) COM
11 9 (3.31%) Hibernate
12 8 (2.94%) Spring
13 7 (2.57%) SailPoint
14 6 (2.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (11.40%) Clustering
2 31 (11.40%) PKI
3 13 (4.78%) CMDB
4 10 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.68%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.57%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.57%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.21%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.84%) STB
8 4 (1.47%) Wiki
8 4 (1.47%) Replication
8 4 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.10%) iPad
9 3 (1.10%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.10%) NHS
9 3 (1.10%) W3C
9 3 (1.10%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 109 (40.07%) Windows
2 108 (39.71%) Linux
3 85 (31.25%) UNIX
4 36 (13.24%) Solaris
5 30 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (6.99%) CentOS
9 15 (5.51%) Windows 7
10 13 (4.78%) Ubuntu
10 13 (4.78%) AIX
11 9 (3.31%) Windows XP
11 9 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (3.31%) Windows 8
12 8 (2.94%) Android
13 3 (1.10%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.10%) HPUX
14 2 (0.74%) Debian
14 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (22.43%) ITIL
2 44 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (11.03%) Service Management
4 22 (8.09%) Change Management
4 22 (8.09%) Load Balancing
4 22 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
5 20 (7.35%) Migration
6 19 (6.99%) DevOps
7 18 (6.62%) Project Management
8 17 (6.25%) Open Source
9 16 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 15 (5.51%) Service Delivery
10 15 (5.51%) ITSM
11 14 (5.15%) Information Security
12 13 (4.78%) Identity Management
12 13 (4.78%) Mentoring
12 13 (4.78%) Microservices
12 13 (4.78%) ITIL V2
13 12 (4.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 96 (35.29%) Java
2 53 (19.49%) Perl
3 45 (16.54%) SQL
4 44 (16.18%) Python
5 41 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 41 (15.07%) PowerShell
6 34 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 16 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 12 (4.41%) Ruby
9 11 (4.04%) PHP
10 10 (3.68%) C
11 8 (2.94%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.57%) C#
13 5 (1.84%) BeanShell
14 4 (1.47%) C++
14 4 (1.47%) Jython
15 3 (1.10%) VB
15 3 (1.10%) XPath
16 2 (0.74%) Scala
16 2 (0.74%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 43 (15.81%) Degree
2 23 (8.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.68%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.68%) CCNA
3 10 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.31%) CISSP
5 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.57%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.84%) CCSE
7 4 (1.47%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (1.47%) CISM
7 4 (1.47%) CCSA
7 4 (1.47%) RHCE
8 3 (1.10%) MCSE
9 2 (0.74%) CCNP
9 2 (0.74%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.37%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.41%) QA
2 8 (2.94%) SLA
3 7 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.74%) COBIT
5 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.74%) COSO
6 1 (0.37%) HL7
6 1 (0.37%) DICOM
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 48 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.88%) vSphere
3 16 (5.88%) NFS
4 14 (5.15%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 6 (2.21%) Samba
8 5 (1.84%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (1.84%) KVM
9 4 (1.47%) XenApp
9 4 (1.47%) Snort
9 4 (1.47%) Squid
10 3 (1.10%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.10%) RHEV
10 3 (1.10%) GlusterFS
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (1.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (8.82%) Puppet
2 16 (5.88%) ZABBIX
3 11 (4.04%) Nagios
4 10 (3.68%) Tivoli
5 9 (3.31%) CA Wily
5 9 (3.31%) HP UCMDB
6 8 (2.94%) BladeLogic
7 5 (1.84%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 5 (1.84%) OpenView
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (1.47%) OpenAM
8 4 (1.47%) logstash
8 4 (1.47%) Kibana
8 4 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.47%) yum
8 4 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.10%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 82 (30.15%) Microsoft
2 58 (21.32%) Oracle
2 58 (21.32%) VMware
3 31 (11.40%) Cisco
4 28 (10.29%) Red Hat
5 22 (8.09%) IBM
6 21 (7.72%) Dell
6 21 (7.72%) Citrix
7 17 (6.25%) HP
8 16 (5.88%) ServiceNow
8 16 (5.88%) ForgeRock
9 13 (4.78%) Sybase
10 12 (4.41%) Sun
11 9 (3.31%) BMC
11 9 (3.31%) CA
11 9 (3.31%) Cyber-Ark
11 9 (3.31%) Splunk
12 8 (2.94%) ArcSight
12 8 (2.94%) F5
12 8 (2.94%) McAfee
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