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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 286 277 268
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing LDAP 127 151 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.60% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.13% 4.97% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 88 115
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -36.72%
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
3078 3041 3615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.68% 12.07% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1887 1966 2138
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 96 170
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.06 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +15 27 £395 +1.93% 10
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 112 (50.68%) Linux
2 84 (38.01%) UNIX
2 84 (38.01%) Oracle
3 79 (35.75%) Java
3 79 (35.75%) Windows
4 77 (34.84%) Active Directory
5 66 (29.86%) Perl
6 60 (27.15%) Finance
7 59 (26.70%) DNS
8 57 (25.79%) SQL
9 54 (24.43%) Red Hat
10 52 (23.53%) ITIL
11 47 (21.27%) Solaris
11 47 (21.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 39 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 38 (17.19%) Microsoft
14 36 (16.29%) Shell Script
14 36 (16.29%) Apache
15 35 (15.84%) VMware
16 34 (15.38%) Load Balancing
16 34 (15.38%) Python
17 33 (14.93%) Banking
18 32 (14.48%) Puppet
19 31 (14.03%) Bash Shell
19 31 (14.03%) Firewall
20 30 (13.57%) HP
20 30 (13.57%) SSL
20 30 (13.57%) Web Services
21 28 (12.67%) XML
21 28 (12.67%) HTML

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (16.29%) Apache
2 25 (11.31%) Tomcat
3 24 (10.86%) IIS
4 19 (8.60%) MS Exchange
5 17 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 16 (7.24%) WebLogic
7 12 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (4.98%) WebLogic Portal
9 10 (4.52%) Office Communications Server
10 9 (4.07%) Lync
10 9 (4.07%) Liferay
10 9 (4.07%) IBM HTTP Server
11 8 (3.62%) WebSphere
11 8 (3.62%) CMS
11 8 (3.62%) Oracle Service Bus
12 7 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (2.26%) Node.js
13 5 (2.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.07%) MS Office
3 4 (1.81%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.45%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.62%) Office 365
2 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.81%) PaaS
2 4 (1.81%) Joyent
3 3 (1.36%) IaaS
3 3 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.70%) DNS
2 31 (14.03%) Firewall
3 30 (13.57%) SSL
4 28 (12.67%) SAN
5 21 (9.50%) HTTP
6 18 (8.14%) TCP/IP
7 17 (7.69%) DHCP
8 15 (6.79%) SMTP
9 13 (5.88%) NAS
9 13 (5.88%) Kerberos
10 12 (5.43%) VLAN
11 11 (4.98%) VPN
11 11 (4.98%) SSH
12 10 (4.52%) Internet
13 9 (4.07%) Intranet
13 9 (4.07%) WAN
14 8 (3.62%) BIG-IP
14 8 (3.62%) LAN
15 7 (3.17%) iSCSI
15 7 (3.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.67%) Oracle Database
3 23 (10.41%) MySQL
4 13 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.62%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.71%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.26%) DB2
10 5 (2.26%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.81%) VLDB
11 4 (1.81%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 14 (6.33%) Subversion
1 14 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.88%) JUnit
3 12 (5.43%) Maven
4 9 (4.07%) Selenium
5 8 (3.62%) JIRA
6 6 (2.71%) Hudson
7 4 (1.81%) FitNesse
7 4 (1.81%) RSpec
8 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.90%) JMeter
9 2 (0.90%) Ant
9 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.45%) Capybara
10 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.45%) Introscope
General
1 60 (27.15%) Finance
2 33 (14.93%) Banking
3 27 (12.22%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.33%) Games
5 11 (4.98%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.62%) Front Office
7 7 (3.17%) Retail
7 7 (3.17%) Private Banking
8 5 (2.26%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.26%) French Language
9 4 (1.81%) Dutch Language
9 4 (1.81%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.36%) Electronics
10 3 (1.36%) Law
10 3 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.45%) Back Office
12 1 (0.45%) Billing
12 1 (0.45%) Publishing
12 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (17.19%) Developer
2 35 (15.84%) Administrator
3 25 (11.31%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (9.95%) Analyst
5 21 (9.50%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.60%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
8 15 (6.79%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.79%) Consultant
8 15 (6.79%) Architect
9 13 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.43%) Storage Engineer
10 12 (5.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.43%) Storage Support Engineer
11 10 (4.52%) UNIX Administrator
12 9 (4.07%) UNIX Engineer
12 9 (4.07%) UNIX Support
13 8 (3.62%) UNIX Support Engineer
14 7 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.57%) Web Services
2 28 (12.67%) XML
2 28 (12.67%) HTML
3 26 (11.76%) .NET
4 25 (11.31%) CSS
5 24 (10.86%) Middleware
6 18 (8.14%) J2EE
6 18 (8.14%) Spring
7 14 (6.33%) JSON
8 12 (5.43%) WCF
9 11 (4.98%) HTML5
10 10 (4.52%) WSDL
11 9 (4.07%) Java EE
12 8 (3.62%) JNDI
12 8 (3.62%) JMS
13 7 (3.17%) Apache Camel
13 7 (3.17%) REST
13 7 (3.17%) JSP
13 7 (3.17%) Servlets
14 6 (2.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.95%) Clustering
2 13 (5.88%) Open Source
3 12 (5.43%) Online Games
4 9 (4.07%) Replication
5 8 (3.62%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.17%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.26%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.26%) PKI
8 4 (1.81%) CMDB
8 4 (1.81%) CESG
9 3 (1.36%) New Media
9 3 (1.36%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (1.36%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.36%) Statistics
9 3 (1.36%) RIA
10 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 112 (50.68%) Linux
2 84 (38.01%) UNIX
3 79 (35.75%) Windows
4 47 (21.27%) Solaris
4 47 (21.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.98%) CentOS
7 10 (4.52%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.07%) AIX
9 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.17%) SUSE
11 6 (2.71%) Debian
12 4 (1.81%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.36%) SmartOS
13 3 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.36%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.90%) HPUX
14 2 (0.90%) zOS
14 2 (0.90%) Android
14 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.53%) ITIL
2 34 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 23 (10.41%) Migration
4 22 (9.95%) Release Management
5 19 (8.60%) Workflow
5 19 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (8.60%) Configuration Management
6 17 (7.69%) Scrum
7 16 (7.24%) MVC
8 15 (6.79%) OO
8 15 (6.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (6.79%) Web Development
9 14 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (6.33%) Service Management
9 14 (6.33%) DevOps
10 12 (5.43%) SOA
10 12 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (4.98%) Identity Management
11 11 (4.98%) OOD
11 11 (4.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (35.75%) Java
2 66 (29.86%) Perl
3 57 (25.79%) SQL
4 36 (16.29%) Shell Script
5 34 (15.38%) Python
6 31 (14.03%) Bash Shell
7 23 (10.41%) JavaScript
8 22 (9.95%) PowerShell
9 19 (8.60%) PHP
10 17 (7.69%) PL/SQL
11 14 (6.33%) Ruby
12 10 (4.52%) Korn
13 9 (4.07%) VB
14 8 (3.62%) C++
14 8 (3.62%) Bourne shell
15 7 (3.17%) Groovy
16 6 (2.71%) Scala
17 5 (2.26%) VBA
18 4 (1.81%) XPath
19 3 (1.36%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 18 (8.14%) Degree
2 10 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.71%) CISSP
5 4 (1.81%) OCP
5 4 (1.81%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.36%) MCSE
7 2 (0.90%) CCNA
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.90%) CISM
7 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.52%) SLA
2 8 (3.62%) QA
3 6 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 77 (34.84%) Active Directory
2 24 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (5.43%) NFS
6 9 (4.07%) Hyper-V
7 8 (3.62%) Squid
7 8 (3.62%) vSphere
8 7 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (3.17%) Xen
9 6 (2.71%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (2.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (2.26%) Sendmail
11 4 (1.81%) KVM
12 3 (1.36%) Docker
12 3 (1.36%) Dovecot
12 3 (1.36%) XenServer
13 2 (0.90%) Samba
13 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (14.48%) Puppet
2 22 (9.95%) Nagios
3 15 (6.79%) NetBackup
4 11 (4.98%) BladeLogic
5 10 (4.52%) Tivoli
6 9 (4.07%) ITRS Geneos
6 9 (4.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 9 (4.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (4.07%) SCOM
7 8 (3.62%) Control-M
7 8 (3.62%) YUM
7 8 (3.62%) Cobbler
7 8 (3.62%) Opsview
8 6 (2.71%) CA SiteMinder
8 6 (2.71%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.71%) Data Guard
9 5 (2.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 4 (1.81%) Oracle Statspack
10 4 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (1.81%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 84 (38.01%) Oracle
2 54 (24.43%) Red Hat
3 38 (17.19%) Microsoft
4 35 (15.84%) VMware
5 30 (13.57%) HP
6 26 (11.76%) Veritas
7 24 (10.86%) Sun
8 21 (9.50%) Cisco
9 18 (8.14%) NetApp
9 18 (8.14%) IBM
10 12 (5.43%) Citrix
11 11 (4.98%) CA
11 11 (4.98%) Brocade
12 10 (4.52%) SAP
12 10 (4.52%) Juniper
13 9 (4.07%) Dell
13 9 (4.07%) Sybase
14 8 (3.62%) Altiris
14 8 (3.62%) Splunk
15 7 (3.17%) Infoblox
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