The first table below looks at the demand for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Milton Keynes 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 52 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 18 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.08% 0.76% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.52% 7.27% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.63 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+74.76% -9.72%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 55 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.34% 10.42% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 35
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £245 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Average hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
LDAP
Buckinghamshire

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the Milton Keynes region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Milton Keynes region.

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 24 (92.31%) SOAP
1 24 (92.31%) Web Services
1 24 (92.31%) WebSphere
2 19 (73.08%) Linux
3 17 (65.38%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) UNIX
3 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (65.38%) Change Management
4 16 (61.54%) DTS
4 16 (61.54%) J2EE
5 8 (30.77%) SLA
6 7 (26.92%) Banking
6 7 (26.92%) Migration
6 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
6 7 (26.92%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (7.69%) CentOS
7 2 (7.69%) Postfix
7 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
7 2 (7.69%) LAMP
7 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.69%) Squid
7 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 2 (7.69%) NFS

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 24 (92.31%) WebSphere
2 17 (65.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) DTS
General
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (3.85%) Consultant
2 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
2 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) SOAP
1 24 (92.31%) Web Services
2 16 (61.54%) J2EE
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) UNIX
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Change Management
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) NFS
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Squid
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) Postfix
1 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Remedy
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp