The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 294 271 260
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Contract jobs citing LDAP 108 134 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 4.77% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 82 107
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.65 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+156.78% -38.55%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2805 2812 3596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.08% 11.60% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 1769 2080
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 110 169
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
LDAP
England

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 23 July 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
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 23 July 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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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 21 £400 +6.66% 13
Ealing - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 115 (53.00%) Linux
2 91 (41.94%) UNIX
3 83 (38.25%) Oracle
4 80 (36.87%) Java
5 76 (35.02%) Perl
6 73 (33.64%) Windows
7 66 (30.41%) Active Directory
8 62 (28.57%) Finance
9 58 (26.73%) DNS
10 51 (23.50%) Red Hat
11 50 (23.04%) SQL
12 49 (22.58%) ITIL
13 46 (21.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 43 (19.82%) Solaris
15 42 (19.35%) Microsoft
16 40 (18.43%) SSL
17 39 (17.97%) Web Services
18 38 (17.51%) Apache
19 36 (16.59%) SQL Server
19 36 (16.59%) VMware
20 35 (16.13%) Shell Script
20 35 (16.13%) Puppet
21 34 (15.67%) Python
22 33 (15.21%) XML
23 32 (14.75%) Firewall
24 31 (14.29%) HTTP
24 31 (14.29%) Load Balancing
24 31 (14.29%) Bash Shell
25 30 (13.82%) Oracle Database
26 29 (13.36%) CSS

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (17.51%) Apache
2 25 (11.52%) Tomcat
3 19 (8.76%) IIS
4 17 (7.83%) SharePoint
4 17 (7.83%) MS Exchange
5 16 (7.37%) WebLogic
6 13 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (5.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (5.07%) WebLogic Portal
9 10 (4.61%) Liferay
9 10 (4.61%) Office Communications Server
10 9 (4.15%) WebSphere
10 9 (4.15%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (4.15%) Lync
11 8 (3.69%) Oracle Coherence
11 8 (3.69%) CMS
12 6 (2.76%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (2.76%) Node.js
12 6 (2.76%) Confluence
13 5 (2.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.76%) MS Office
3 4 (1.84%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.46%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.46%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.23%) Office 365
2 4 (1.84%) Joyent
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.92%) SaaS
4 2 (0.92%) PaaS
4 2 (0.92%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (26.73%) DNS
2 40 (18.43%) SSL
3 32 (14.75%) Firewall
4 31 (14.29%) HTTP
5 25 (11.52%) SAN
6 22 (10.14%) TCP/IP
7 15 (6.91%) VPN
7 15 (6.91%) SMTP
8 14 (6.45%) Kerberos
8 14 (6.45%) SSH
9 13 (5.99%) NAS
9 13 (5.99%) WAN
10 12 (5.53%) DHCP
10 12 (5.53%) LAN
11 11 (5.07%) SNMP
11 11 (5.07%) VLAN
12 9 (4.15%) FTP
13 8 (3.69%) HTTPS
13 8 (3.69%) Internet
13 8 (3.69%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.82%) Oracle Database
3 26 (11.98%) MySQL
4 14 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.15%) Oracle ODI
6 8 (3.69%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.30%) DB2
9 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.84%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.84%) VLDB
10 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.37%) Jenkins
2 14 (6.45%) JUnit
2 14 (6.45%) Subversion
2 14 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.61%) Selenium
4 9 (4.15%) JIRA
5 7 (3.23%) FitNesse
5 7 (3.23%) Hudson
6 6 (2.76%) Maven
7 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.92%) RSpec
8 2 (0.92%) Ant
8 2 (0.92%) JMeter
8 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.92%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.46%) Capybara
9 1 (0.46%) ERwin
9 1 (0.46%) Introscope
9 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 62 (28.57%) Finance
2 28 (12.90%) Banking
3 20 (9.22%) Investment Banking
4 16 (7.37%) Games
5 8 (3.69%) Retail
5 8 (3.69%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.23%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.30%) Front Office
7 5 (2.30%) French Language
8 4 (1.84%) Dutch Language
8 4 (1.84%) Electronics
8 4 (1.84%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (1.38%) Publishing
9 3 (1.38%) Law
10 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Advertising
11 1 (0.46%) Back Office
11 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (17.51%) Administrator
2 34 (15.67%) Developer
3 28 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (11.06%) Analyst
5 17 (7.83%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (7.83%) Platform Engineer
6 16 (7.37%) Architect
7 15 (6.91%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.45%) Consultant
8 14 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 14 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 13 (5.99%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.53%) UNIX Administrator
10 12 (5.53%) Storage Engineer
10 12 (5.53%) Storage Support Engineer
11 9 (4.15%) UNIX Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) UNIX Support Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) UNIX Support
13 7 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.97%) Web Services
2 33 (15.21%) XML
3 29 (13.36%) CSS
4 28 (12.90%) HTML
5 26 (11.98%) .NET
6 22 (10.14%) J2EE
7 20 (9.22%) Middleware
7 20 (9.22%) Spring
8 14 (6.45%) WSDL
8 14 (6.45%) JSON
9 13 (5.99%) SOAP
10 11 (5.07%) HTML5
11 10 (4.61%) REST
12 9 (4.15%) WCF
12 9 (4.15%) Hibernate
13 7 (3.23%) JAXB
13 7 (3.23%) Ajax
13 7 (3.23%) JPA
14 6 (2.76%) jQuery
14 6 (2.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) Clustering
2 13 (5.99%) Online Games
2 13 (5.99%) Open Source
3 11 (5.07%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.69%) Replication
4 8 (3.69%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.30%) CMDB
6 5 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.84%) RIA
7 4 (1.84%) PKI
7 4 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.38%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.38%) EPoS
8 3 (1.38%) STB
8 3 (1.38%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.38%) New Media
9 2 (0.92%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 115 (53.00%) Linux
2 91 (41.94%) UNIX
3 73 (33.64%) Windows
4 46 (21.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (19.82%) Solaris
6 24 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.91%) CentOS
8 12 (5.53%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.69%) AIX
10 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.76%) Debian
11 6 (2.76%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.30%) SUSE
13 4 (1.84%) Android
13 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (1.38%) SmartOS
15 1 (0.46%) SELinux
15 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.58%) ITIL
2 31 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 23 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (10.14%) Scrum
4 22 (10.14%) Workflow
5 20 (9.22%) Migration
6 19 (8.76%) Release Management
7 18 (8.29%) MVC
8 15 (6.91%) Identity Management
8 15 (6.91%) SOA
8 15 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (6.91%) DevOps
9 14 (6.45%) Web Development
9 14 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (5.99%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (5.07%) ETL
13 10 (4.61%) Service Management
13 10 (4.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 80 (36.87%) Java
2 76 (35.02%) Perl
3 50 (23.04%) SQL
4 35 (16.13%) Shell Script
5 34 (15.67%) Python
6 31 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 23 (10.60%) JavaScript
8 17 (7.83%) PowerShell
9 16 (7.37%) PHP
9 16 (7.37%) PL/SQL
10 12 (5.53%) Ruby
11 10 (4.61%) Korn
12 8 (3.69%) Bourne shell
13 6 (2.76%) C++
14 5 (2.30%) VB
14 5 (2.30%) VBA
15 4 (1.84%) XPath
16 3 (1.38%) C
16 3 (1.38%) C#
16 3 (1.38%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 21 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (1.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.84%) CISSP
2 4 (1.84%) OCP
2 4 (1.84%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.38%) MCSE
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) CCNA
4 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.92%) CISA
4 2 (0.92%) CISM
4 2 (0.92%) GIAC
5 1 (0.46%) HND
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.07%) QA
2 6 (2.76%) SLA
3 4 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.46%) TickIT
System Software
1 66 (30.41%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.91%) NFS
4 14 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (3.69%) Squid
5 8 (3.69%) Xen
5 8 (3.69%) vSphere
6 7 (3.23%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.76%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (2.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (2.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (2.30%) Sendmail
9 4 (1.84%) KVM
10 3 (1.38%) Docker
10 3 (1.38%) Dovecot
10 3 (1.38%) XenServer
10 3 (1.38%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.38%) Samba
11 2 (0.92%) qmail
Systems Management
1 35 (16.13%) Puppet
2 23 (10.60%) Nagios
3 14 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 10 (4.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (4.61%) Cobbler
5 9 (4.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 9 (4.15%) SCOM
5 9 (4.15%) CA SiteMinder
5 9 (4.15%) Opsview
6 8 (3.69%) Tivoli
6 8 (3.69%) YUM
7 7 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 7 (3.23%) BladeLogic
8 6 (2.76%) SCCM
8 6 (2.76%) Data Guard
8 6 (2.76%) ZABBIX
9 5 (2.30%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (2.30%) Control-M
10 4 (1.84%) Netcool
10 4 (1.84%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 83 (38.25%) Oracle
2 51 (23.50%) Red Hat
3 42 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 36 (16.59%) VMware
5 28 (12.90%) HP
6 23 (10.60%) Veritas
7 21 (9.68%) Sun
8 19 (8.76%) NetApp
9 15 (6.91%) Citrix
10 14 (6.45%) Cisco
10 14 (6.45%) CA
11 13 (5.99%) IBM
12 12 (5.53%) F5
13 11 (5.07%) Brocade
14 10 (4.61%) SAP
14 10 (4.61%) Dell
15 9 (4.15%) Splunk
16 8 (3.69%) ServiceNow
16 8 (3.69%) Infoblox
16 8 (3.69%) EMC
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