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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 295 294 287
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing LDAP 120 142 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 4.60% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 87 109
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£413 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £272 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+19.61% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +104.54%
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
3195 3090 3658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.03% 12.30% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2053 2015 2200
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 87 182
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +4 28 £400 +3.22% 7
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 109 (48.66%) Linux
2 82 (36.61%) Active Directory
3 79 (35.27%) Windows
4 78 (34.82%) UNIX
5 77 (34.38%) Java
6 76 (33.93%) Oracle
7 71 (31.70%) DNS
8 58 (25.89%) ITIL
9 57 (25.45%) SQL
10 56 (25.00%) Perl
11 55 (24.55%) Finance
12 49 (21.88%) Red Hat
13 46 (20.54%) Solaris
14 44 (19.64%) Firewall
15 43 (19.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 39 (17.41%) SQL Server
16 39 (17.41%) Microsoft
16 39 (17.41%) Banking
17 35 (15.63%) Shell Script
18 32 (14.29%) Cisco
18 32 (14.29%) Python
19 31 (13.84%) Apache
20 30 (13.39%) VMware
20 30 (13.39%) Load Balancing
21 29 (12.95%) Investment Banking
21 29 (12.95%) HP
21 29 (12.95%) Puppet
22 28 (12.50%) SSL
22 28 (12.50%) HTML
22 28 (12.50%) Veritas

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 31 (13.84%) Apache
2 24 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 23 (10.27%) IIS
4 20 (8.93%) MS Exchange
5 16 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (4.91%) WebLogic
8 10 (4.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (4.46%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (4.02%) Lync
9 9 (4.02%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (3.13%) CMS
10 7 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
10 7 (3.13%) WebSphere
11 6 (2.68%) OpenStack
12 5 (2.23%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (2.23%) WordPress
13 4 (1.79%) Liferay
13 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 15 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.02%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.45%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.57%) Office 365
2 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.23%) PaaS
4 4 (1.79%) Joyent
5 3 (1.34%) IaaS
6 2 (0.89%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (31.70%) DNS
2 44 (19.64%) Firewall
3 28 (12.50%) SSL
4 25 (11.16%) DHCP
5 22 (9.82%) SAN
5 22 (9.82%) TCP/IP
6 19 (8.48%) HTTP
7 15 (6.70%) VPN
8 14 (6.25%) SMTP
8 14 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (5.80%) Kerberos
10 12 (5.36%) VLAN
11 11 (4.91%) WAN
11 11 (4.91%) NAS
12 10 (4.46%) Internet
13 9 (4.02%) SSH
14 8 (3.57%) BIG-IP
14 8 (3.57%) Intranet
14 8 (3.57%) DSL
15 7 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.41%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.61%) MySQL
3 23 (10.27%) Oracle Database
4 13 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (2.68%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.79%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 14 (6.25%) Subversion
1 14 (6.25%) Maven
1 14 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.80%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.80%) JUnit
3 10 (4.46%) Selenium
4 7 (3.13%) JIRA
5 5 (2.23%) Hudson
5 5 (2.23%) RSpec
6 4 (1.79%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.34%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.89%) Ant
8 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.45%) Toad
9 1 (0.45%) ERwin
9 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.45%) Introscope
9 1 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 55 (24.55%) Finance
2 39 (17.41%) Banking
3 29 (12.95%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.80%) Games
5 8 (3.57%) Front Office
6 7 (3.13%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.23%) Retail
7 5 (2.23%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.79%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.34%) Electronics
9 3 (1.34%) Law
9 3 (1.34%) Marketing
10 2 (0.89%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.89%) French Language
10 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Back Office
11 1 (0.45%) Billing
11 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (19.20%) Developer
2 33 (14.73%) Administrator
3 24 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (9.82%) Analyst
4 22 (9.82%) Java Developer
5 19 (8.48%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (7.59%) Architect
7 15 (6.70%) Consultant
7 15 (6.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 12 (5.36%) UNIX Administrator
9 11 (4.91%) Platform Engineer
9 11 (4.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (4.91%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (4.02%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Infrastructure Designer
11 8 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Designer
12 7 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.50%) HTML
2 27 (12.05%) .NET
3 26 (11.61%) Web Services
4 25 (11.16%) XML
5 22 (9.82%) CSS
5 22 (9.82%) Middleware
6 16 (7.14%) JSON
7 13 (5.80%) Spring
8 12 (5.36%) WCF
8 12 (5.36%) JMS
8 12 (5.36%) J2EE
9 11 (4.91%) HTML5
10 9 (4.02%) Java EE
10 9 (4.02%) JNDI
10 9 (4.02%) JSP
10 9 (4.02%) Apache Camel
11 8 (3.57%) Akka
11 8 (3.57%) Servlets
11 8 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.93%) Clustering
2 13 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.80%) Open Source
3 12 (5.36%) Online Games
3 12 (5.36%) CESG
4 11 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.46%) CESG CLAS
6 9 (4.02%) Replication
7 8 (3.57%) RMADS
8 7 (3.13%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.23%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.23%) User Experience
11 4 (1.79%) PKI
12 3 (1.34%) Statistics
12 3 (1.34%) CMDB
12 3 (1.34%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.34%) RIA
12 3 (1.34%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 109 (48.66%) Linux
2 79 (35.27%) Windows
3 78 (34.82%) UNIX
4 46 (20.54%) Solaris
5 43 (19.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (4.91%) CentOS
8 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (4.02%) Ubuntu
9 7 (3.13%) SUSE
9 7 (3.13%) AIX
10 5 (2.23%) Debian
11 4 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.34%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.34%) SmartOS
13 2 (0.89%) zOS
13 2 (0.89%) HPUX
13 2 (0.89%) Android
13 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.89%) ITIL
2 30 (13.39%) Load Balancing
3 28 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (9.82%) Migration
5 21 (9.38%) Workflow
6 20 (8.93%) Configuration Management
7 19 (8.48%) Service Management
8 18 (8.04%) Scrum
8 18 (8.04%) Incident Management
9 17 (7.59%) OO
9 17 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (7.14%) Release Management
11 15 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.70%) DevOps
11 15 (6.70%) Web Development
11 15 (6.70%) Information Security
11 15 (6.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 14 (6.25%) Service Delivery
13 13 (5.80%) OOD
13 13 (5.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 77 (34.38%) Java
2 57 (25.45%) SQL
3 56 (25.00%) Perl
4 35 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 32 (14.29%) Python
6 23 (10.27%) JavaScript
6 23 (10.27%) Bash Shell
7 22 (9.82%) PowerShell
8 20 (8.93%) PHP
9 15 (6.70%) Ruby
10 13 (5.80%) PL/SQL
11 11 (4.91%) C++
12 9 (4.02%) VB
12 9 (4.02%) Korn
12 9 (4.02%) Groovy
13 8 (3.57%) Scala
14 5 (2.23%) VBA
14 5 (2.23%) Bourne shell
14 5 (2.23%) C
15 4 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.04%) Degree
3 15 (6.70%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.80%) CISSP
5 4 (1.79%) OCP
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.34%) MCSE
6 3 (1.34%) CCNA
6 3 (1.34%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.89%) CISM
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.70%) SLA
2 14 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.57%) QA
4 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 82 (36.61%) Active Directory
2 21 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 13 (5.80%) NFS
5 11 (4.91%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.57%) vSphere
6 8 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (2.68%) Squid
7 6 (2.68%) Xen
8 5 (2.23%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.34%) XenServer
9 3 (1.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (1.34%) KVM
9 3 (1.34%) Docker
9 3 (1.34%) Dovecot
9 3 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.89%) vCloud
10 2 (0.89%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 29 (12.95%) Puppet
2 20 (8.93%) Nagios
3 11 (4.91%) BladeLogic
4 10 (4.46%) NetBackup
5 9 (4.02%) Control-M
5 9 (4.02%) SCOM
5 9 (4.02%) Tivoli
5 9 (4.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 9 (4.02%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (4.02%) Opsview
6 8 (3.57%) Cobbler
7 7 (3.13%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.68%) Data Guard
8 6 (2.68%) CA SiteMinder
9 5 (2.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (2.23%) YUM
10 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (1.79%) OpenSSO
10 4 (1.79%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 76 (33.93%) Oracle
2 49 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 39 (17.41%) Microsoft
4 32 (14.29%) Cisco
5 30 (13.39%) VMware
6 29 (12.95%) HP
7 28 (12.50%) Veritas
8 25 (11.16%) Sun
9 23 (10.27%) Juniper
10 17 (7.59%) IBM
11 13 (5.80%) Dell
12 11 (4.91%) Citrix
12 11 (4.91%) Sybase
12 11 (4.91%) NetApp
13 8 (3.57%) CA
13 8 (3.57%) Perforce
13 8 (3.57%) Altiris
13 8 (3.57%) Splunk
14 7 (3.13%) Infoblox
14 7 (3.13%) SAP
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