The first table below looks at the demand for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 18 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 164 212 184
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -28
Contract jobs citing LDAP 86 25 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 0.30% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.02% 1.54% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 12
Average daily rate £375 £275 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -32.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £338 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £305 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.90% -23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £57.50 £33.43
% change year-on-year
+23.47% +72.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1714 1622 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.70% 19.38% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 663 712
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 177
Average hourly rate £21.61 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +20 42 £300 +20.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -1 22 - -
Hampshire +10 7 £350 +15.70% 2
Surrey -6 4 £475 +40.74% 1
Kent - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 79 (54.86%) Windows
2 58 (40.28%) Active Directory
3 52 (36.11%) Linux
4 49 (34.03%) Microsoft
4 49 (34.03%) DNS
5 45 (31.25%) Web Services
6 44 (30.56%) Change Management
7 39 (27.08%) SOAP
7 39 (27.08%) WebSphere
8 36 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 32 (22.22%) Configuration Management
10 30 (20.83%) ITIL
10 30 (20.83%) UNIX
11 28 (19.44%) MS Excel
11 28 (19.44%) HP
12 26 (18.06%) Juniper
12 26 (18.06%) SAN
13 25 (17.36%) VMware
13 25 (17.36%) DTS
13 25 (17.36%) SQL Server
13 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
14 24 (16.67%) Cisco
14 24 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 24 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 23 (15.97%) Firewall
16 22 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (15.28%) Remedy
16 22 (15.28%) J2EE
16 22 (15.28%) SQL
17 21 (14.58%) Java

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (27.08%) WebSphere
2 19 (13.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (11.11%) IIS
4 13 (9.03%) Apache
4 13 (9.03%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.64%) MS Exchange
6 9 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (6.25%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.86%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.39%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.69%) Confluence
9 1 (0.69%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.69%) SAP EP
Applications
1 28 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.69%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (34.03%) DNS
2 26 (18.06%) SAN
3 24 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 23 (15.97%) Firewall
5 21 (14.58%) L2TP
6 20 (13.89%) GGSN
6 20 (13.89%) SGSN
6 20 (13.89%) VPN
7 19 (13.19%) LAN
8 18 (12.50%) WAN
9 16 (11.11%) SSL
10 13 (9.03%) DHCP
10 13 (9.03%) HTTP
10 13 (9.03%) MPLS
11 10 (6.94%) SS7
11 10 (6.94%) NAS
12 9 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (5.56%) Internet
13 8 (5.56%) MGW
14 7 (4.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.36%) DTS
1 25 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) MySQL
3 11 (7.64%) Pentaho
3 11 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.25%) OLAP
5 5 (3.47%) IDOL
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.39%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.47%) JIRA
3 4 (2.78%) Maven
3 4 (2.78%) ClearCase
3 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.39%) JMeter
4 2 (1.39%) LoadUI
4 2 (1.39%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.69%) Hudson
5 1 (0.69%) Selenium
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.69%) Gradle
5 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.69%) Ant
5 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 24 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.94%) Front Office
3 7 (4.86%) Banking
4 6 (4.17%) Finance
5 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.78%) French Language
6 4 (2.78%) German Language
6 4 (2.78%) Italian Language
6 4 (2.78%) Japanese Language
7 3 (2.08%) Retail
8 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.69%) Marketing
9 1 (0.69%) Games
9 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (18.06%) Analyst
2 25 (17.36%) Consultant
3 18 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 17 (11.81%) Deployment Analyst
5 13 (9.03%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (6.94%) Developer
7 9 (6.25%) ITSM Consultant
7 9 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 9 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Network Support
10 5 (3.47%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 5 (3.47%) Operations Team Leader
10 5 (3.47%) Server Support
10 5 (3.47%) Operations Analyst
10 5 (3.47%) Server Engineer
10 5 (3.47%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.78%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.25%) Web Services
2 39 (27.08%) SOAP
3 22 (15.28%) J2EE
4 19 (13.19%) XML
5 15 (10.42%) HTML
6 13 (9.03%) .NET
7 9 (6.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 9 (6.25%) COM
7 9 (6.25%) CSS
7 9 (6.25%) Ajax
8 4 (2.78%) LAMP
8 4 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (2.08%) SAML
10 2 (1.39%) XML Schema
10 2 (1.39%) Middleware
10 2 (1.39%) XSD
10 2 (1.39%) XSLT
11 1 (0.69%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) Clustering
2 9 (6.25%) CMDB
2 9 (6.25%) PKI
3 5 (3.47%) Replication
4 4 (2.78%) HACMP
4 4 (2.78%) iPad
5 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.39%) Handset
6 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.39%) DataPower
6 2 (1.39%) Open Source
7 1 (0.69%) iPhone
7 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.69%) Wiki
7 1 (0.69%) IPTV
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) DTV
7 1 (0.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 79 (54.86%) Windows
2 52 (36.11%) Linux
3 30 (20.83%) UNIX
4 22 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.94%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.56%) Solaris
8 7 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.47%) CentOS
9 5 (3.47%) AIX
10 4 (2.78%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.78%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.08%) Android
12 2 (1.39%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.39%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.69%) VMS
13 1 (0.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.56%) Change Management
2 36 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 32 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 30 (20.83%) ITIL
5 20 (13.89%) Fault Management
6 17 (11.81%) Performance Management
7 13 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (8.33%) Service Management
8 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.64%) Dimensional Modelling
9 11 (7.64%) Data Modelling
9 11 (7.64%) ETL
10 10 (6.94%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (6.25%) ITIL V2
11 9 (6.25%) Change Control
11 9 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (6.25%) ITSM
11 9 (6.25%) Document Management
12 8 (5.56%) Migration
12 8 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.28%) SQL
2 21 (14.58%) Java
3 10 (6.94%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.25%) C#
4 9 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.25%) Perl
4 9 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.17%) C
6 2 (1.39%) Jython
6 2 (1.39%) PHP
6 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.39%) XPath
7 1 (0.69%) C-shell
7 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.69%) Korn
7 1 (0.69%) Ruby
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
7 1 (0.69%) VB
7 1 (0.69%) ABAP
7 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.72%) Degree
4 9 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.78%) MCSE
6 4 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.08%) ISEB
8 2 (1.39%) MCSA
8 2 (1.39%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.69%) MCITP
9 1 (0.69%) HND
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.69%) CCNP
9 1 (0.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.81%) SLA
2 6 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.47%) COSO
3 5 (3.47%) COBIT
4 2 (1.39%) QA
5 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 58 (40.28%) Active Directory
2 20 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.72%) vSphere
4 6 (4.17%) NFS
4 6 (4.17%) Squid
5 5 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.47%) Sendmail
5 5 (3.47%) NLBS
6 4 (2.78%) Postfix
7 3 (2.08%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.39%) Samba
8 2 (1.39%) OCFS2
8 2 (1.39%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.69%) UAG
9 1 (0.69%) Varnish
9 1 (0.69%) Xen
9 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (8.33%) WSUS
2 9 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
3 8 (5.56%) SCCM
4 7 (4.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.86%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.47%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.78%) BladeLogic
6 4 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.08%) MIIS
8 2 (1.39%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (1.39%) Nagios
8 2 (1.39%) CA SiteMinder
8 2 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.69%) YUM
9 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (34.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.44%) HP
3 26 (18.06%) Juniper
4 25 (17.36%) VMware
5 24 (16.67%) Cisco
6 22 (15.28%) Remedy
7 21 (14.58%) Oracle
7 21 (14.58%) Velocent
8 20 (13.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 17 (11.81%) JBoss
10 16 (11.11%) Blue Coat
11 13 (9.03%) NetApp
12 11 (7.64%) Red Hat
12 11 (7.64%) CheckPoint
13 10 (6.94%) McAfee
13 10 (6.94%) EMC
14 9 (6.25%) Brocade
14 9 (6.25%) ServiceNow
14 9 (6.25%) IBM
14 9 (6.25%) BMC
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