The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 251 281 336
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +55
Contract jobs citing LDAP 172 139 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.61% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.96% 4.61% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 80 61
Median daily rate £455 £463 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.62% +12.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.09 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.99% -59.03%
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
2886 3018 2818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 13.34% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 1983 1881
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 94 83
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 27 £475 - 16
Docklands, London +11 8 £430 -4.44%
Croydon - 6 £393 -
Bromley - 2 £400 -
Surbiton - 2 £550 -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £470 -1.05%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 141 (55.51%) Linux
2 97 (38.19%) Active Directory
3 92 (36.22%) Unix
4 90 (35.43%) Oracle
5 84 (33.07%) Windows
6 72 (28.35%) Perl
7 70 (27.56%) DNS
8 68 (26.77%) Python
9 67 (26.38%) Red Hat
10 66 (25.98%) Firewall
11 65 (25.59%) VMware
11 65 (25.59%) Java
12 58 (22.83%) Microsoft
12 58 (22.83%) Puppet
13 54 (21.26%) HTTP
14 51 (20.08%) TCP/IP
14 51 (20.08%) Finance
14 51 (20.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 49 (19.29%) Web Services
16 48 (18.90%) DevOps
17 43 (16.93%) ITIL
17 43 (16.93%) Cisco
18 41 (16.14%) Bash Shell
18 41 (16.14%) Jenkins
19 40 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
20 38 (14.96%) WebLogic
20 38 (14.96%) Oracle Database
21 37 (14.57%) Windows Server
22 36 (14.17%) PowerShell
22 36 (14.17%) Amazon AWS

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (14.96%) WebLogic
2 19 (7.48%) Apache
3 16 (6.30%) MS Exchange
3 16 (6.30%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.12%) Skype for Business
5 11 (4.33%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.33%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.15%) LiveCycle
6 8 (3.15%) Node.js
7 7 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.36%) IIS
8 6 (2.36%) JBoss
8 6 (2.36%) Liferay
8 6 (2.36%) nginx
8 6 (2.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.97%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.18%) Zimbra
Applications
1 13 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.33%) Office 365
3 10 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.76%) PaaS
5 5 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.79%) GitHub
7 2 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.79%) Heroku
7 2 (0.79%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.39%) IaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Taleo
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (27.56%) DNS
2 66 (25.98%) Firewall
3 54 (21.26%) HTTP
4 51 (20.08%) TCP/IP
5 33 (12.99%) VPN
6 32 (12.60%) SAN
7 26 (10.24%) LAN
7 26 (10.24%) WAN
8 24 (9.45%) IPsec
9 21 (8.27%) DHCP
9 21 (8.27%) Internet
10 17 (6.69%) SSL
11 15 (5.91%) Kerberos
12 13 (5.12%) Network Security
13 12 (4.72%) NAS
14 11 (4.33%) Skype
15 10 (3.94%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (3.94%) FTP
15 10 (3.94%) SSH
16 9 (3.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.96%) Oracle Database
2 31 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.72%) MySQL
4 9 (3.54%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.36%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.79%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.79%) DB2
8 2 (0.79%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.39%) OLTP
9 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.39%) Redis
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.39%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 41 (16.14%) Jenkins
2 22 (8.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.33%) Maven
4 8 (3.15%) Artifactory
4 8 (3.15%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.36%) JUnit
6 5 (1.97%) Hudson
6 5 (1.97%) JIRA
7 4 (1.57%) git-flow
7 4 (1.57%) gulp
7 4 (1.57%) Protractor
7 4 (1.57%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.18%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.18%) Subversion
8 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.79%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.79%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.79%) Gradle
9 2 (0.79%) MSI
9 2 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 51 (20.08%) Finance
2 9 (3.54%) Banking
2 9 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (2.36%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.57%) Publishing
6 3 (1.18%) Marketing
7 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (16.14%) Architect
2 33 (12.99%) Linux Engineer
3 31 (12.20%) Administrator
4 30 (11.81%) Consultant
5 27 (10.63%) Developer
6 26 (10.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (7.09%) Automation Engineer
7 18 (7.09%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (5.51%) Unix Administrator
9 13 (5.12%) Applications Support
9 13 (5.12%) Unix Engineer
10 12 (4.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 12 (4.72%) Technical Support
10 12 (4.72%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 12 (4.72%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.33%) Analyst
11 11 (4.33%) Network Architect
11 11 (4.33%) Software Architect
11 11 (4.33%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (3.94%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.29%) Web Services
2 33 (12.99%) HTML
3 32 (12.60%) Middleware
4 30 (11.81%) XML
5 24 (9.45%) REST
6 21 (8.27%) SOAP
7 20 (7.87%) SAML
8 19 (7.48%) J2EE
9 18 (7.09%) CSS
10 17 (6.69%) Java EE
11 15 (5.91%) SailPoint
12 12 (4.72%) Ajax
13 11 (4.33%) JMS
14 10 (3.94%) XSD
15 9 (3.54%) Spring
16 8 (3.15%) XSL
17 7 (2.76%) .NET
18 6 (2.36%) JPA
18 6 (2.36%) JSP
19 5 (1.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.63%) PKI
3 24 (9.45%) Clustering
4 16 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.30%) Public Cloud
5 15 (5.91%) Management Information System
6 13 (5.12%) YubiKey
7 7 (2.76%) CMDB
7 7 (2.76%) iPad
7 7 (2.76%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.57%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.57%) DataPower
9 4 (1.57%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (1.57%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.57%) User Experience
10 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.18%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.18%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 141 (55.51%) Linux
2 92 (36.22%) Unix
3 84 (33.07%) Windows
4 51 (20.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (14.57%) Windows Server
6 26 (10.24%) Solaris
7 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.72%) CentOS
9 7 (2.76%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.97%) AIX
10 5 (1.97%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.57%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.57%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.18%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.79%) Debian
13 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.90%) DevOps
2 43 (16.93%) ITIL
3 35 (13.78%) Identity Management
4 34 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (12.20%) High Availability
6 30 (11.81%) Configuration Management
6 30 (11.81%) Migration
7 28 (11.02%) Change Management
7 28 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (10.24%) Load Balancing
9 25 (9.84%) ITIL V3
10 21 (8.27%) Identity Access Management
11 17 (6.69%) Project Management
12 16 (6.30%) Network Design
12 16 (6.30%) SDLC
12 16 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (5.91%) Defect Tracking
13 15 (5.91%) ITSM
13 15 (5.91%) Static Code Analysis
14 14 (5.51%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.35%) Perl
2 68 (26.77%) Python
3 65 (25.59%) Java
4 41 (16.14%) Bash Shell
5 36 (14.17%) PowerShell
6 32 (12.60%) SQL
7 31 (12.20%) JavaScript
8 29 (11.42%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.72%) PHP
10 8 (3.15%) C
10 8 (3.15%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.15%) Ruby
11 6 (2.36%) VB
12 5 (1.97%) C++
12 5 (1.97%) Groovy
13 4 (1.57%) VB6
14 3 (1.18%) Go
14 3 (1.18%) Jython
14 3 (1.18%) SystemTap
15 2 (0.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 29 (11.42%) Degree
2 24 (9.45%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.30%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.12%) JNCIA
4 13 (5.12%) JNCIS
5 12 (4.72%) CISSP
5 12 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.33%) CCNA
6 11 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.33%) RHCE
7 8 (3.15%) DV Cleared
7 8 (3.15%) RHCA
8 7 (2.76%) MCSA
8 7 (2.76%) MCSE
9 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.18%) PMP
9 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.79%) CISA
10 2 (0.79%) CISM
10 2 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.36%) SLA
2 5 (1.97%) QA
3 3 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (38.19%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (12.99%) NFS
4 22 (8.66%) vSphere
5 19 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (5.12%) Docker
7 11 (4.33%) Samba
7 11 (4.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (2.76%) KVM
8 7 (2.76%) vCloud
8 7 (2.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (2.76%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.36%) Hyper-V
10 5 (1.97%) iptables
11 4 (1.57%) Squid
12 3 (1.18%) Firmware
12 3 (1.18%) GlusterFS
12 3 (1.18%) Snort
12 3 (1.18%) Xen
12 3 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (22.83%) Puppet
2 34 (13.39%) Ansible
3 17 (6.69%) Nagios
4 14 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (4.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 11 (4.33%) ZABBIX
6 6 (2.36%) CFEngine
6 6 (2.36%) logstash
7 5 (1.97%) BladeLogic
7 5 (1.97%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (1.57%) Casper Suite
8 4 (1.57%) EMC VPLEX
8 4 (1.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.18%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.18%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.18%) Salt
9 3 (1.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (1.18%) WSUS
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (35.43%) Oracle
2 67 (26.38%) Red Hat
3 65 (25.59%) VMware
4 58 (22.83%) Microsoft
5 43 (16.93%) Cisco
6 33 (12.99%) HP
7 24 (9.45%) F5
8 23 (9.06%) NetApp
9 17 (6.69%) Juniper
10 16 (6.30%) Dell
11 14 (5.51%) IBM
11 14 (5.51%) Palo Alto
11 14 (5.51%) TOWER Software
11 14 (5.51%) Veritas
12 13 (5.12%) Aerohive Networks
13 12 (4.72%) Splunk
14 11 (4.33%) ServiceNow
15 10 (3.94%) Adobe
15 10 (3.94%) CheckPoint
15 10 (3.94%) EMC
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