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 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 292 305 276
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Contract jobs citing LDAP 116 103 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 3.70% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 66 81
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £298 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.34
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £71.00 £40.63
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +74.76%
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
2965 2783 3101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.25% 11.93% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1897 1839 1920
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 83 140
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 May 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 1 May 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 +1 23 £450 +5.88% 8
Docklands, London - 3 £297 -
Canary Wharf -5 1 £475 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 94 (36.29%) Java
2 87 (33.59%) Windows
2 87 (33.59%) Active Directory
3 77 (29.73%) Linux
4 72 (27.80%) Microsoft
5 66 (25.48%) DNS
5 66 (25.48%) UNIX
6 58 (22.39%) Finance
7 54 (20.85%) HTML
8 51 (19.69%) ITIL
9 50 (19.31%) VPN
10 48 (18.53%) XML
10 48 (18.53%) Firewall
10 48 (18.53%) Degree
11 47 (18.15%) Perl
12 46 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (17.37%) VMware
13 45 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (16.99%) SQL Server
15 41 (15.83%) Oracle
16 40 (15.44%) JavaScript
16 40 (15.44%) Clustering
16 40 (15.44%) Shell Script
17 39 (15.06%) Apache
18 37 (14.29%) Kerberos
19 33 (12.74%) SSL
20 32 (12.36%) Tomcat
20 32 (12.36%) MS Exchange
20 32 (12.36%) Solaris
20 32 (12.36%) SQL

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 39 (15.06%) Apache
2 32 (12.36%) Tomcat
2 32 (12.36%) MS Exchange
3 28 (10.81%) IIS
3 28 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 27 (10.42%) Lync
5 25 (9.65%) WebSphere
6 21 (8.11%) WebLogic
7 17 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (6.18%) Office Communications Server
8 16 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (5.02%) nginx
11 10 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (3.47%) JBoss
12 9 (3.47%) Confluence
13 6 (2.32%) Node.js
14 5 (1.93%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (1.93%) MQSeries
14 5 (1.93%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 21 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.25%) MS Office
3 5 (1.93%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Primavera
2 5 (1.93%) SAP PS
2 5 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.39%) RMDS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.72%) Office 365
1 20 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.32%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.93%) PaaS
3 5 (1.93%) IaaS
4 4 (1.54%) Heroku
4 4 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.77%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Taleo
6 1 (0.39%) Yammer
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 66 (25.48%) DNS
2 50 (19.31%) VPN
3 48 (18.53%) Firewall
4 37 (14.29%) Kerberos
5 33 (12.74%) SSL
6 30 (11.58%) TCP/IP
7 29 (11.20%) SAN
8 22 (8.49%) DHCP
9 21 (8.11%) NAS
10 20 (7.72%) VLAN
11 17 (6.56%) Internet
12 16 (6.18%) LAN
13 14 (5.41%) X.509
14 11 (4.25%) HTTP
14 11 (4.25%) DMZ
15 10 (3.86%) Unified Communications
16 9 (3.47%) iSCSI
16 9 (3.47%) Network Security
16 9 (3.47%) WAN
17 8 (3.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.56%) Big Data
3 14 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.63%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (4.25%) MySQL
5 11 (4.25%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.93%) OLTP
8 5 (1.93%) TKPROF
8 5 (1.93%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.77%) IDOL
10 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.39%) QlikView
11 1 (0.39%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 23 (8.88%) Jenkins
2 22 (8.49%) Subversion
3 20 (7.72%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.47%) Selenium
4 9 (3.47%) JIRA
4 9 (3.47%) JUnit
4 9 (3.47%) Introscope
5 7 (2.70%) RSpec
6 5 (1.93%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.93%) Hudson
7 4 (1.54%) Grunt
7 4 (1.54%) Maven
7 4 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.77%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.77%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.77%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.77%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.77%) Ant
General
1 58 (22.39%) Finance
2 14 (5.41%) Banking
3 9 (3.47%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.32%) Law
6 5 (1.93%) Military
7 4 (1.54%) Retail
8 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.16%) Publishing
9 2 (0.77%) Legal
9 2 (0.77%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Greek Language
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (20.46%) Developer
2 37 (14.29%) Consultant
3 28 (10.81%) Analyst
4 22 (8.49%) Architect
4 22 (8.49%) Technical Consultant
5 21 (8.11%) Administrator
6 20 (7.72%) Senior Developer
7 19 (7.34%) Java Developer
8 17 (6.56%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 17 (6.56%) ServiceNow Developer
8 17 (6.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 17 (6.56%) ITSM Consultant
8 17 (6.56%) Technical Developer
8 17 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
9 16 (6.18%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.25%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.86%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.09%) Security Analyst
14 7 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.85%) HTML
2 48 (18.53%) XML
3 31 (11.97%) CSS
3 31 (11.97%) Web Services
4 29 (11.20%) .NET
5 24 (9.27%) SOAP
6 22 (8.49%) Ajax
7 21 (8.11%) REST
8 17 (6.56%) J2EE
9 16 (6.18%) COM
10 15 (5.79%) Middleware
11 11 (4.25%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (3.47%) Java EE
12 9 (3.47%) SAML
12 9 (3.47%) LAMP
13 8 (3.09%) AngularJS
14 6 (2.32%) JSON
14 6 (2.32%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (2.32%) JPA
15 5 (1.93%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (15.44%) Clustering
3 20 (7.72%) PKI
4 19 (7.34%) CMDB
5 13 (5.02%) Open Source
6 9 (3.47%) Public Cloud
7 8 (3.09%) Replication
7 8 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.70%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.93%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.93%) Wiki
9 5 (1.93%) Statistics
9 5 (1.93%) W3C
9 5 (1.93%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.54%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.16%) NHS
12 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.77%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 87 (33.59%) Windows
2 77 (29.73%) Linux
3 66 (25.48%) UNIX
4 32 (12.36%) Solaris
5 22 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (6.95%) Ubuntu
8 15 (5.79%) CentOS
9 14 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (5.41%) Windows 7
10 9 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (3.09%) Windows 8
11 8 (3.09%) AIX
12 6 (2.32%) HPUX
12 6 (2.32%) Android
13 4 (1.54%) Debian
13 4 (1.54%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.77%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.69%) ITIL
2 46 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (9.27%) DevOps
4 22 (8.49%) Load Balancing
5 21 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (8.11%) Service Management
5 21 (8.11%) ITSM
6 20 (7.72%) Identity Management
7 19 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (7.34%) Scrum
8 18 (6.95%) Mentoring
9 17 (6.56%) IT Asset Management
9 17 (6.56%) ITIL V2
9 17 (6.56%) Customer Engagement
9 17 (6.56%) Migration
10 16 (6.18%) Configuration Management
11 15 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.41%) Data Modelling
12 14 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 94 (36.29%) Java
2 47 (18.15%) Perl
3 40 (15.44%) JavaScript
3 40 (15.44%) Shell Script
4 32 (12.36%) SQL
5 28 (10.81%) Python
6 27 (10.42%) Ruby
7 22 (8.49%) PowerShell
8 15 (5.79%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.86%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.70%) C
10 7 (2.70%) C#
11 6 (2.32%) Jython
11 6 (2.32%) PHP
12 5 (1.93%) XPath
13 3 (1.16%) Korn
13 3 (1.16%) VB
13 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.77%) VB6
14 2 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (18.53%) Degree
2 26 (10.04%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.86%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.09%) CISSP
5 4 (1.54%) CISM
5 4 (1.54%) CCNA
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.39%) CIPD
7 1 (0.39%) MCSE
7 1 (0.39%) CCNP
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) ISEB
7 1 (0.39%) RHCE
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.25%) QA
2 8 (3.09%) SLA
3 6 (2.32%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) HL7
4 1 (0.39%) DICOM
System Software
1 87 (33.59%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.49%) Hyper-V
4 21 (8.11%) vSphere
5 10 (3.86%) NFS
6 8 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.09%) Samba
6 8 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (2.32%) Oracle Clusterware
7 6 (2.32%) iptables
7 6 (2.32%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.93%) Postfix
8 5 (1.93%) XenServer
8 5 (1.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.54%) vCloud
9 4 (1.54%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.16%) Sendmail
10 3 (1.16%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.77%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (11.97%) Puppet
2 17 (6.56%) HP UCMDB
3 12 (4.63%) Nagios
3 12 (4.63%) ZABBIX
4 11 (4.25%) Graphite
4 11 (4.25%) collectd
4 11 (4.25%) Opsview
5 10 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (3.47%) CA Wily
7 7 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 6 (2.32%) Oracle Flashback
8 6 (2.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (2.32%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (2.32%) Data Guard
9 5 (1.93%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.93%) OpenView
9 5 (1.93%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (1.93%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.54%) Icinga
11 3 (1.16%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 72 (27.80%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.37%) VMware
3 41 (15.83%) Oracle
4 25 (9.65%) Cisco
5 23 (8.88%) ServiceNow
6 21 (8.11%) HP
7 19 (7.34%) Citrix
7 19 (7.34%) Red Hat
7 19 (7.34%) IBM
8 16 (6.18%) ForgeRock
9 11 (4.25%) Akamai
9 11 (4.25%) F5
10 10 (3.86%) Dell
11 9 (3.47%) CA
12 8 (3.09%) Bloomberg
12 8 (3.09%) McAfee
13 7 (2.70%) SAP
13 7 (2.70%) Novell
14 6 (2.32%) TIBCO
14 6 (2.32%) NetApp
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