The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 67 73 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Contract jobs citing LDAP 11 1 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.22% 0.11% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 0.50% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Median daily rate £406 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.55% -58.91%
LDAP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 199 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.89% 22.11% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 70 84
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 19 (73.08%) High Availability
2 18 (69.23%) DNS
3 15 (57.69%) HTTP
3 15 (57.69%) SSL
3 15 (57.69%) Web Services
4 13 (50.00%) Perl
4 13 (50.00%) MySQL
4 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 13 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (50.00%) JBoss
4 13 (50.00%) Apache
4 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 13 (50.00%) Python
4 13 (50.00%) SMTP
4 13 (50.00%) Nagios
4 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 13 (50.00%) LAMP
4 13 (50.00%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) Splunk
4 13 (50.00%) Puppet
4 13 (50.00%) OpenStack
4 13 (50.00%) MCollective
4 13 (50.00%) collectd
4 13 (50.00%) logstash
4 13 (50.00%) Graphite
4 13 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (50.00%) Squid
4 13 (50.00%) ZABBIX
4 13 (50.00%) Cacti
4 13 (50.00%) Ganglia

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (50.00%) Apache
1 13 (50.00%) JBoss
1 13 (50.00%) nginx
1 13 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) DNS
2 15 (57.69%) HTTP
2 15 (57.69%) SSL
3 13 (50.00%) SMTP
4 6 (23.08%) 3G
4 6 (23.08%) 4G
4 6 (23.08%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (23.08%) INAP
4 6 (23.08%) LTE
4 6 (23.08%) MGW
4 6 (23.08%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (15.38%) Kerberos
6 2 (7.69%) FTP
6 2 (7.69%) SSH
7 1 (3.85%) Firewall
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (3.85%) Skype
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 6 (23.08%) Back Office
2 4 (15.38%) Front Office
3 3 (11.54%) French Language
3 3 (11.54%) German Language
3 3 (11.54%) Italian Language
3 3 (11.54%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Support Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) AWS Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Support Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Applications Support
4 7 (26.92%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Linux Support
4 7 (26.92%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Mobile Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Escalation Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 4G Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Field Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 13 (50.00%) LAMP
2 13 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (50.00%) MCollective
3 8 (30.77%) SOAP
4 6 (23.08%) SPML
5 4 (15.38%) OAuth2
5 4 (15.38%) SAML
6 2 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (7.69%) JMS
6 2 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) Middleware
7 1 (3.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) High Availability
2 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) B2B
4 4 (15.38%) B2C
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) Network Design
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Coaching
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Perl
1 13 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) HNC
2 4 (15.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) qmail
1 13 (50.00%) Squid
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Cacti
1 13 (50.00%) collectd
1 13 (50.00%) Ganglia
1 13 (50.00%) Graphite
1 13 (50.00%) logstash
1 13 (50.00%) Nagios
1 13 (50.00%) Puppet
1 13 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Splunk
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Nokia
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Polycom