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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 62 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing LDAP 2 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 1.39% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 4.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 0
Median daily rate - £345 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+82.22% +1.26%

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
166 295 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.35% 29.27% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 161 85
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 27 February 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) IMAP
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) iptables
3 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) CORBA
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) SMPP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Encryption
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Squid
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) C

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) IMAP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (40.00%) SMPP
3 2 (40.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Core Network Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Messaging Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Email Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CORBA
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) OAuth
2 1 (20.00%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Encryption
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) iptables
2 1 (20.00%) Ceph
2 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Postfix
2 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (20.00%) Squid
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (20.00%) RANCID
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Percona
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat