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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 303 288 292
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 111 142 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 4.60% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 84 107
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £266 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £45.25
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -19.59%
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
3117 3088 3519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.86% 12.24% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2017 2026 2169
Average daily rate £400 £393 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 85 168
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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 1 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

LDAP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 October 2014. 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 +12 29 £400 - 10
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 106 (47.75%) Linux
2 83 (37.39%) Active Directory
3 78 (35.14%) Java
4 77 (34.68%) Windows
5 73 (32.88%) UNIX
6 71 (31.98%) Oracle
6 71 (31.98%) DNS
7 58 (26.13%) ITIL
8 55 (24.77%) SQL
9 53 (23.87%) Finance
10 52 (23.42%) Perl
11 46 (20.72%) Red Hat
12 44 (19.82%) Firewall
13 43 (19.37%) Solaris
14 41 (18.47%) Banking
15 40 (18.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 38 (17.12%) SQL Server
17 37 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 33 (14.86%) Shell Script
19 32 (14.41%) Cisco
19 32 (14.41%) Python
20 30 (13.51%) VMware
21 29 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
21 29 (13.06%) Apache
22 28 (12.61%) .NET
22 28 (12.61%) Investment Banking
23 27 (12.16%) Load Balancing
23 27 (12.16%) XML
23 27 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
23 27 (12.16%) Puppet

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 29 (13.06%) Apache
2 26 (11.71%) Tomcat
3 21 (9.46%) IIS
4 20 (9.01%) MS Exchange
5 16 (7.21%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (4.95%) WebLogic
8 10 (4.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (4.05%) IBM HTTP Server
9 9 (4.05%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (4.05%) Lync
10 7 (3.15%) CMS
10 7 (3.15%) WebSphere
10 7 (3.15%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (2.70%) OpenStack
12 5 (2.25%) WordPress
12 5 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.80%) Liferay
13 4 (1.80%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 15 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.60%) MS Office
3 4 (1.80%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.60%) Office 365
2 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.25%) PaaS
4 4 (1.80%) Joyent
5 3 (1.35%) IaaS
6 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (31.98%) DNS
2 44 (19.82%) Firewall
3 26 (11.71%) SSL
4 25 (11.26%) DHCP
5 22 (9.91%) TCP/IP
6 19 (8.56%) SAN
7 18 (8.11%) HTTP
8 14 (6.31%) SMTP
8 14 (6.31%) VPN
8 14 (6.31%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (5.41%) VLAN
10 11 (4.95%) Internet
10 11 (4.95%) WAN
10 11 (4.95%) Kerberos
10 11 (4.95%) NAS
11 9 (4.05%) SSH
12 8 (3.60%) DSL
12 8 (3.60%) Intranet
12 8 (3.60%) BIG-IP
13 7 (3.15%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.71%) MySQL
3 22 (9.91%) Oracle Database
4 13 (5.86%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (3.60%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.70%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.80%) DB2
10 4 (1.80%) VLDB
10 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.31%) Subversion
4 13 (5.86%) Maven
4 13 (5.86%) JUnit
5 10 (4.50%) Selenium
6 7 (3.15%) JIRA
7 5 (2.25%) Hudson
7 5 (2.25%) RSpec
8 4 (1.80%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.35%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.90%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.45%) Checkstyle
11 1 (0.45%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.45%) Introscope
11 1 (0.45%) JMeter
11 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
General
1 53 (23.87%) Finance
2 41 (18.47%) Banking
3 28 (12.61%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.31%) Games
5 13 (5.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.60%) Front Office
7 6 (2.70%) Private Banking
8 5 (2.25%) Retail
8 5 (2.25%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.80%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.35%) Marketing
10 3 (1.35%) Electronics
10 3 (1.35%) Law
11 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.45%) Local Government
12 1 (0.45%) Billing
12 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.45%) French Language
12 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (19.82%) Developer
2 32 (14.41%) Administrator
3 24 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 23 (10.36%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (9.91%) Analyst
6 19 (8.56%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (7.66%) Architect
8 14 (6.31%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 13 (5.86%) Consultant
10 11 (4.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (4.95%) UNIX Administrator
11 8 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.60%) Platform Engineer
11 8 (3.60%) Designer
11 8 (3.60%) Infrastructure Designer
11 8 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.15%) DBA
12 7 (3.15%) Support Engineer
13 6 (2.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.61%) .NET
2 27 (12.16%) XML
3 26 (11.71%) HTML
4 25 (11.26%) Web Services
5 22 (9.91%) Middleware
5 22 (9.91%) CSS
6 16 (7.21%) JSON
7 15 (6.76%) Spring
8 12 (5.41%) JMS
8 12 (5.41%) WCF
9 11 (4.95%) J2EE
10 10 (4.50%) HTML5
11 9 (4.05%) Java EE
11 9 (4.05%) JSP
11 9 (4.05%) Apache Camel
12 8 (3.60%) Akka
12 8 (3.60%) XSLT
12 8 (3.60%) JNDI
12 8 (3.60%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (3.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.56%) Clustering
2 13 (5.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.86%) Open Source
3 12 (5.41%) Online Games
3 12 (5.41%) CESG
4 11 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.50%) CESG CLAS
6 9 (4.05%) Replication
7 8 (3.60%) RMADS
8 7 (3.15%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.15%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.25%) User Experience
10 5 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.80%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.35%) RIA
12 3 (1.35%) PKI
12 3 (1.35%) Statistics
12 3 (1.35%) CMDB
12 3 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 106 (47.75%) Linux
2 77 (34.68%) Windows
3 73 (32.88%) UNIX
4 43 (19.37%) Solaris
5 40 (18.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (4.95%) CentOS
8 9 (4.05%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.15%) SUSE
10 6 (2.70%) AIX
11 5 (2.25%) Debian
11 5 (2.25%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.35%) Android
12 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.35%) SmartOS
13 2 (0.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (26.13%) ITIL
2 29 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (12.16%) Load Balancing
4 21 (9.46%) Workflow
5 20 (9.01%) Migration
5 20 (9.01%) Configuration Management
6 19 (8.56%) Service Management
6 19 (8.56%) Scrum
7 18 (8.11%) Incident Management
8 17 (7.66%) OO
8 17 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (7.21%) Information Security
10 15 (6.76%) Web Development
10 15 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.31%) DevOps
11 14 (6.31%) Service Delivery
12 13 (5.86%) OOD
12 13 (5.86%) SOA
13 12 (5.41%) MVC
13 12 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (35.14%) Java
2 55 (24.77%) SQL
3 52 (23.42%) Perl
4 33 (14.86%) Shell Script
5 32 (14.41%) Python
6 22 (9.91%) JavaScript
6 22 (9.91%) PowerShell
7 20 (9.01%) PHP
7 20 (9.01%) Bash Shell
8 16 (7.21%) Ruby
9 13 (5.86%) PL/SQL
10 11 (4.95%) C++
11 9 (4.05%) Groovy
11 9 (4.05%) Korn
11 9 (4.05%) VB
12 8 (3.60%) Scala
13 5 (2.25%) VBA
13 5 (2.25%) C
14 4 (1.80%) XPath
15 3 (1.35%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 19 (8.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.11%) Degree
3 15 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.86%) CISSP
5 4 (1.80%) OCP
5 4 (1.80%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.35%) CCNA
6 3 (1.35%) MCSE
7 2 (0.90%) CISM
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.76%) SLA
2 14 (6.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.60%) QA
4 4 (1.80%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (37.39%) Active Directory
2 21 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.86%) NFS
3 13 (5.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (3.60%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.60%) vSphere
5 8 (3.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (2.70%) Xen
6 6 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.25%) Squid
8 4 (1.80%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (1.35%) Dovecot
9 3 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (1.35%) XenServer
9 3 (1.35%) Docker
9 3 (1.35%) KVM
10 2 (0.90%) HDFS
10 2 (0.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (12.16%) Puppet
2 20 (9.01%) Nagios
3 11 (4.95%) BladeLogic
4 10 (4.50%) Opsview
5 9 (4.05%) SCOM
5 9 (4.05%) Control-M
5 9 (4.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 9 (4.05%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (3.60%) Cobbler
6 8 (3.60%) Tivoli
7 7 (3.15%) NetBackup
7 7 (3.15%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.70%) Data Guard
8 6 (2.70%) CA SiteMinder
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (1.80%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.80%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (1.80%) OpenView
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle Statspack
10 4 (1.80%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 71 (31.98%) Oracle
2 46 (20.72%) Red Hat
3 37 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 32 (14.41%) Cisco
5 30 (13.51%) VMware
6 26 (11.71%) HP
6 26 (11.71%) Veritas
7 22 (9.91%) Juniper
7 22 (9.91%) Sun
8 16 (7.21%) IBM
9 13 (5.86%) Dell
10 11 (4.95%) Citrix
10 11 (4.95%) Sybase
11 8 (3.60%) Splunk
11 8 (3.60%) NetApp
11 8 (3.60%) Perforce
11 8 (3.60%) Altiris
12 7 (3.15%) CA
13 6 (2.70%) Infoblox
13 6 (2.70%) SAP
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £190 - £210 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago