The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 164 199 166
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -33
Contract jobs citing LDAP 100 71 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 0.75% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.74% 3.94% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 27
Median daily rate £365 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £55.66 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 - £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 - £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.66 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+90.79% -58.91%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1743 1803 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.53% 19.13% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 883 760
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 126 100
Median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +58.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.29 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

LDAP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +21 35 £275 -29.03% 4
Hampshire +24 29 £360 -6.49% 3
Surrey -5 13 £450 +12.50% 2
West Sussex - 8 £365 -
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £416 +0.18%
Kent +5 5 £450 -18.18%
Middlesex -6 1 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £450 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 93 (46.97%) Linux
2 89 (44.95%) Active Directory
3 81 (40.91%) DNS
4 60 (30.30%) VMware
5 58 (29.29%) Unix
6 50 (25.25%) SQL
7 49 (24.75%) Apache
8 47 (23.74%) Microsoft
9 41 (20.71%) Java
9 41 (20.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (19.19%) Solaris
10 38 (19.19%) Python
11 37 (18.69%) Perl
11 37 (18.69%) Change Management
12 36 (18.18%) SOAP
13 35 (17.68%) Windows
13 35 (17.68%) PKI
14 34 (17.17%) MS Excel
14 34 (17.17%) SC Cleared
14 34 (17.17%) Security Cleared
15 32 (16.16%) DevOps
15 32 (16.16%) Finance
16 31 (15.66%) SAML
17 30 (15.15%) Project Management
18 29 (14.65%) Incident Management
18 29 (14.65%) PowerShell
18 29 (14.65%) Puppet
19 28 (14.14%) High Availability
20 27 (13.64%) TCP/IP
21 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 49 (24.75%) Apache
2 21 (10.61%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.60%) IIS
4 13 (6.57%) JBoss
4 13 (6.57%) OpenStack
4 13 (6.57%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.05%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.54%) nginx
7 4 (2.02%) CMS
7 4 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.01%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.51%) Confluence
9 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
Applications
1 34 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.60%) MS Office
3 7 (3.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.53%) Office 365
4 4 (2.02%) SaaS
5 3 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.01%) IaaS
6 2 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (40.91%) DNS
2 27 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 24 (12.12%) SAN
4 23 (11.62%) SMTP
5 22 (11.11%) DHCP
5 22 (11.11%) SSL
6 18 (9.09%) HTTP
6 18 (9.09%) Kerberos
7 16 (8.08%) Diameter Protocol
8 15 (7.58%) 3G
8 15 (7.58%) 4G
8 15 (7.58%) SIGTRAN
9 14 (7.07%) Firewall
10 13 (6.57%) INAP
10 13 (6.57%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (6.57%) SSH
11 11 (5.56%) LTE
11 11 (5.56%) MGW
11 11 (5.56%) X.500
12 10 (5.05%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.06%) MySQL
3 7 (3.54%) OLTP
3 7 (3.54%) VLDB
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 14 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.55%) Subversion
3 6 (3.03%) JIRA
4 5 (2.53%) Selenium
5 3 (1.52%) Ant
5 3 (1.52%) Maven
6 2 (1.01%) Hudson
7 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.51%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.51%) JUnit
7 1 (0.51%) NetBeans
General
1 32 (16.16%) Finance
2 14 (7.07%) Banking
3 12 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.05%) Back Office
5 8 (4.04%) Front Office
6 5 (2.53%) Billing
7 3 (1.52%) French Language
7 3 (1.52%) German Language
7 3 (1.52%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.52%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (20.20%) Support Engineer
2 37 (18.69%) Administrator
3 25 (12.63%) Developer
4 24 (12.12%) Solaris Administrator
5 23 (11.62%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
7 20 (10.10%) VMware Support Engineer
8 17 (8.59%) Security Engineer
9 16 (8.08%) Solaris Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) Architect
10 14 (7.07%) Solaris Support Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) Unix Administrator
11 13 (6.57%) VMWare Administrator
12 12 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
14 10 (5.05%) Security Support Engineer
14 10 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
15 9 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.18%) SOAP
2 31 (15.66%) SAML
3 24 (12.12%) REST
4 20 (10.10%) .NET
4 20 (10.10%) HTML
5 19 (9.60%) XML
6 18 (9.09%) Web Services
7 17 (8.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (8.08%) CSS
9 15 (7.58%) SPML
10 14 (7.07%) HTML5
10 14 (7.07%) jQuery
10 14 (7.07%) OAuth
10 14 (7.07%) OpenID
11 13 (6.57%) AngularJS
11 13 (6.57%) Laravel
12 12 (6.06%) LAMP
13 10 (5.05%) J2EE
14 7 (3.54%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (3.54%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.68%) PKI
2 23 (11.62%) Computer Science
3 22 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.06%) HACMP
5 11 (5.56%) Replication
6 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.04%) DataPower
8 7 (3.54%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.54%) Smartcard
9 6 (3.03%) Clustering
10 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.02%) Cryptography
11 4 (2.02%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.52%) Grid Computing
13 2 (1.01%) Blog
13 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.01%) Smart Meter
13 2 (1.01%) Symmetrix DMX
13 2 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 93 (46.97%) Linux
2 58 (29.29%) Unix
3 41 (20.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (19.19%) Solaris
5 35 (17.68%) Windows
6 26 (13.13%) Windows Server
7 11 (5.56%) zOS
8 7 (3.54%) AIX
9 6 (3.03%) Debian
9 6 (3.03%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.02%) SUSE
11 3 (1.52%) CentOS
12 2 (1.01%) Android
13 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.51%) VMS
13 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.69%) Change Management
2 32 (16.16%) DevOps
3 30 (15.15%) Project Management
4 29 (14.65%) Incident Management
5 28 (14.14%) High Availability
6 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (11.62%) Identity Management
8 19 (9.60%) Performance Monitoring
9 18 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 18 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 17 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (8.59%) Workflow
11 16 (8.08%) Identity Access Management
12 14 (7.07%) Load Balancing
13 13 (6.57%) Information Security
13 13 (6.57%) Service Delivery
13 13 (6.57%) Technical Analysis
13 13 (6.57%) Web Development
14 12 (6.06%) Security Operations
15 11 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 50 (25.25%) SQL
2 41 (20.71%) Java
3 38 (19.19%) Python
4 37 (18.69%) Perl
5 29 (14.65%) PowerShell
6 22 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 21 (10.61%) JavaScript
8 14 (7.07%) PHP
8 14 (7.07%) VB
9 12 (6.06%) C#
10 4 (2.02%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.02%) Tcl
10 4 (2.02%) VBScript
11 3 (1.52%) Ruby
12 2 (1.01%) Korn
13 1 (0.51%) C
13 1 (0.51%) C++
13 1 (0.51%) R
13 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (17.17%) SC Cleared
1 34 (17.17%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.58%) Degree
4 10 (5.05%) HNC
4 10 (5.05%) HND
5 7 (3.54%) MCP
5 7 (3.54%) MCTS
6 4 (2.02%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.52%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.52%) CISSP
7 3 (1.52%) GCIH
7 3 (1.52%) GIAC
8 2 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.51%) CCNP
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.51%) PMP
9 1 (0.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.51%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (44.95%) Active Directory
2 26 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 17 (8.59%) NFS
5 12 (6.06%) Squid
6 7 (3.54%) qmail
6 7 (3.54%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.03%) Oracle Clusterware
7 6 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.53%) SpamAssassin
9 4 (2.02%) XenServer
10 3 (1.52%) XenApp
11 2 (1.01%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (1.01%) Gluster
11 2 (1.01%) Samba
11 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (14.65%) Puppet
2 15 (7.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 14 (7.07%) OpenAM
3 14 (7.07%) OpenIDM
4 12 (6.06%) Cacti
4 12 (6.06%) Nagios
4 12 (6.06%) Oracle ZFS
5 11 (5.56%) NetBackup
6 9 (4.55%) Ansible
7 7 (3.54%) collectd
7 7 (3.54%) Ganglia
7 7 (3.54%) Graphite
7 7 (3.54%) logstash
7 7 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (3.54%) ZABBIX
8 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (3.03%) SCCM
8 6 (3.03%) SCOM
8 6 (3.03%) SCOrch
8 6 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (30.30%) VMware
2 47 (23.74%) Microsoft
3 24 (12.12%) Veritas
4 23 (11.62%) Red Hat
5 16 (8.08%) Oracle
6 15 (7.58%) Nokia
7 14 (7.07%) ForgeRock
8 13 (6.57%) IBM
9 11 (5.56%) HP
10 10 (5.05%) Sun
11 9 (4.55%) Brocade
11 9 (4.55%) Splunk
11 9 (4.55%) StorageTek
12 8 (4.04%) ServiceNow
13 7 (3.54%) Citrix
13 7 (3.54%) F5
14 6 (3.03%) EMC
15 4 (2.02%) Dell
15 4 (2.02%) NetIQ
15 4 (2.02%) Siebel
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