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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 160 195 213
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 104 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 0.80% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 4.61% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 18
Median daily rate £400 £420 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
- +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -40.84%
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
1481 1714 1860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.79% 17.33% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 938 876
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 108 98
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +63.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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
Hampshire +36 39 £438 +12.90% 5
Berkshire +20 33 £275 -34.52% 4
Oxfordshire +1 13 £400 -
Surrey +9 9 £488 -2.50% 7
Buckinghamshire -1 5 £519 -1.19%
West Sussex 0 4 - - 1
Middlesex -3 1 £500 +11.11%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 89 (43.63%) Linux
2 86 (42.16%) Active Directory
3 72 (35.29%) DNS
3 72 (35.29%) VMware
4 57 (27.94%) Solaris
5 56 (27.45%) Windows
5 56 (27.45%) Java
6 53 (25.98%) Microsoft
7 49 (24.02%) SQL
8 46 (22.55%) Change Management
9 45 (22.06%) Unix
10 34 (16.67%) PKI
10 34 (16.67%) SAML
11 33 (16.18%) Incident Management
12 32 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
13 30 (14.71%) Security Cleared
13 30 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (13.73%) Windows Server
14 28 (13.73%) SC Cleared
15 27 (13.24%) REST
15 27 (13.24%) Apache
15 27 (13.24%) Oracle
16 26 (12.75%) JavaScript
16 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (12.25%) Kerberos
18 24 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
18 24 (11.76%) Red Hat
18 24 (11.76%) XML
19 23 (11.27%) J2EE
19 23 (11.27%) MS Excel

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 27 (13.24%) Apache
2 17 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.43%) CMS
4 6 (2.94%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.45%) JBoss
5 5 (2.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.45%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.47%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.98%) IIS
7 2 (0.98%) nginx
8 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.49%) Confluence
8 1 (0.49%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.49%) SAS
8 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.49%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.90%) Office 365
4 7 (3.43%) IaaS
4 7 (3.43%) PaaS
5 5 (2.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (2.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.49%) Route 53
7 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (35.29%) DNS
2 25 (12.25%) Kerberos
3 20 (9.80%) DHCP
4 16 (7.84%) Diameter Protocol
4 16 (7.84%) Firewall
5 15 (7.35%) 3G
5 15 (7.35%) 4G
5 15 (7.35%) SAN
5 15 (7.35%) SIGTRAN
6 11 (5.39%) INAP
6 11 (5.39%) SSL
7 10 (4.90%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (4.90%) Reverse Proxy
8 9 (4.41%) LTE
8 9 (4.41%) MGW
8 9 (4.41%) TCP/IP
8 9 (4.41%) VPN
8 9 (4.41%) X.500
9 7 (3.43%) SMTP
10 6 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.43%) MySQL
1 7 (3.43%) OLTP
1 7 (3.43%) Oracle Database
1 7 (3.43%) VLDB
2 5 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.98%) Data Lake
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.49%) DB2
5 1 (0.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (10.29%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.31%) Jenkins
3 16 (7.84%) Selenium
4 12 (5.88%) Subversion
5 6 (2.94%) JIRA
6 4 (1.96%) Ant
6 4 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.96%) JUnit
6 4 (1.96%) Maven
6 4 (1.96%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.47%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.98%) Hudson
9 1 (0.49%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.49%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.41%) Back Office
3 8 (3.92%) Finance
4 7 (3.43%) Billing
5 6 (2.94%) Front Office
6 4 (1.96%) Banking
6 4 (1.96%) Retail
7 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.98%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (22.06%) Administrator
2 38 (18.63%) Support Engineer
3 35 (17.16%) Solaris Administrator
4 30 (14.71%) Solaris Engineer
4 30 (14.71%) VMware Engineer
5 28 (13.73%) Architect
5 28 (13.73%) VMWare Administrator
6 27 (13.24%) Solaris Support Engineer
6 27 (13.24%) VMware Support Engineer
7 25 (12.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 25 (12.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 25 (12.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (9.80%) Developer
9 19 (9.31%) Designer
10 12 (5.88%) Security Engineer
11 11 (5.39%) Consultant
12 10 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (4.90%) Unix Administrator
13 9 (4.41%) Security Architect
13 9 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.67%) SAML
2 27 (13.24%) REST
3 24 (11.76%) XML
4 23 (11.27%) J2EE
5 19 (9.31%) OAuth
5 19 (9.31%) SOAP
6 18 (8.82%) OpenID
7 17 (8.33%) HTML
8 16 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (7.35%) Web Services
10 13 (6.37%) SPML
11 9 (4.41%) jQuery
11 9 (4.41%) Spring
12 8 (3.92%) JSP
13 7 (3.43%) CSS
13 7 (3.43%) Hibernate
13 7 (3.43%) Middleware
14 6 (2.94%) JMS
15 5 (2.45%) HTML5
15 5 (2.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.67%) PKI
2 18 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.35%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.37%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.90%) BYOD
6 9 (4.41%) Replication
7 6 (2.94%) Smartcard
8 5 (2.45%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.45%) Blog
8 5 (2.45%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.45%) RIA
9 3 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.98%) Clustering
10 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.98%) IVR
11 1 (0.49%) CMDB
11 1 (0.49%) DataPower
11 1 (0.49%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 89 (43.63%) Linux
2 57 (27.94%) Solaris
3 56 (27.45%) Windows
4 45 (22.06%) Unix
5 28 (13.73%) Windows Server
6 23 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.90%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.92%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.43%) Debian
11 5 (2.45%) CentOS
12 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.47%) SUSE
13 3 (1.47%) VMS
13 3 (1.47%) zOS
14 2 (0.98%) AIX
14 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.55%) Change Management
2 33 (16.18%) Incident Management
3 32 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 30 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
6 23 (11.27%) High Availability
7 21 (10.29%) Identity Management
8 20 (9.80%) DevOps
8 20 (9.80%) Scrum
9 17 (8.33%) Use Case
10 15 (7.35%) Automated Testing
10 15 (7.35%) ITIL
11 14 (6.86%) Information Security
12 13 (6.37%) Workflow
13 12 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (5.88%) Problem Management
13 12 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (5.88%) Service Management
14 11 (5.39%) Email Filtering
14 11 (5.39%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (27.45%) Java
2 49 (24.02%) SQL
3 26 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.80%) PowerShell
4 20 (9.80%) Python
5 17 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 16 (7.84%) Perl
7 6 (2.94%) PHP
7 6 (2.94%) Ruby
8 5 (2.45%) C++
9 4 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.96%) C
9 4 (1.96%) Tcl
9 4 (1.96%) VBScript
10 3 (1.47%) C#
10 3 (1.47%) VB
11 1 (0.49%) AWK
11 1 (0.49%) Korn
11 1 (0.49%) R
11 1 (0.49%) sed
Qualifications
1 30 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 28 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.92%) Degree
4 8 (3.92%) HNC
4 8 (3.92%) HND
5 4 (1.96%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.47%) MCP
6 3 (1.47%) MCTS
7 2 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.98%) CISA
7 2 (0.98%) CISM
7 2 (0.98%) CISSP
7 2 (0.98%) GCFA
7 2 (0.98%) GCIH
7 2 (0.98%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.98%) SANS
8 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.98%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (42.16%) Active Directory
2 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.37%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.39%) NFS
4 11 (5.39%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (4.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (4.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (4.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (3.43%) vSphere
8 6 (2.94%) Samba
8 6 (2.94%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (2.45%) Squid
10 4 (1.96%) SpamAssassin
11 3 (1.47%) iptables
11 3 (1.47%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.98%) KVM
12 2 (0.98%) NDS
12 2 (0.98%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (8.82%) OpenAM
1 18 (8.82%) OpenIDM
2 13 (6.37%) Puppet
3 12 (5.88%) Ansible
3 12 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 12 (5.88%) SCCM
3 12 (5.88%) SCOM
4 11 (5.39%) NetBackup
5 9 (4.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.45%) Cacti
7 5 (2.45%) Nagios
8 2 (0.98%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.98%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.98%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.98%) SELinux
9 1 (0.49%) Bacula
9 1 (0.49%) RANCID
9 1 (0.49%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 72 (35.29%) VMware
2 53 (25.98%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.24%) Oracle
4 24 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 18 (8.82%) ForgeRock
6 14 (6.86%) Nokia
7 12 (5.88%) ServiceNow
8 11 (5.39%) Veritas
9 10 (4.90%) Brocade
9 10 (4.90%) HP
9 10 (4.90%) Sun
9 10 (4.90%) Twitter
10 9 (4.41%) StorageTek
11 8 (3.92%) Cisco
11 8 (3.92%) F5
12 7 (3.43%) EMC
13 6 (2.94%) NETGEAR
14 5 (2.45%) Siebel
15 4 (1.96%) Avaya
15 4 (1.96%) Genesys
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