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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 161 221 179
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -42
Contract jobs citing LDAP 92 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.32% 1.76% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 14 23
Average daily rate £383 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £304 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £554 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £39.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% -12.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+14.46% -11.66%
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
1728 1936 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.20% 20.82% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 931 627
Average daily rate £352 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 112 120
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £13.65 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +23 26 £335 -4.28% 2
Surrey +15 26 £450 -15.88% 3
Berkshire +16 18 £350 - 5
Kent +2 8 £450 -
West Sussex +12 7 - -
Buckinghamshire - 7 - - 2
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 91 (54.49%) Linux
2 68 (40.72%) DNS
3 58 (34.73%) Apache
4 56 (33.53%) Unix
5 55 (32.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (31.14%) Active Directory
7 51 (30.54%) HTTP
8 41 (24.55%) VMware
9 39 (23.35%) Red Hat
10 38 (22.75%) TCP/IP
11 36 (21.56%) Java
11 36 (21.56%) SSL
12 35 (20.96%) Security Cleared
13 34 (20.36%) Perl
13 34 (20.36%) Python
14 30 (17.96%) Web Services
15 29 (17.37%) Tomcat
15 29 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (16.77%) XML
17 27 (16.17%) Windows
17 27 (16.17%) SC Cleared
17 27 (16.17%) Puppet
18 26 (15.57%) High Availability
18 26 (15.57%) SOAP
19 25 (14.97%) Oracle
19 25 (14.97%) DHCP
19 25 (14.97%) Finance
20 23 (13.77%) SAN
21 22 (13.17%) FTP
21 22 (13.17%) JBoss

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (34.73%) Apache
2 29 (17.37%) Tomcat
3 22 (13.17%) JBoss
4 19 (11.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 19 (11.38%) WebLogic
5 17 (10.18%) OpenStack
6 14 (8.38%) IIS
7 13 (7.78%) nginx
7 13 (7.78%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.59%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.99%) Node.js
10 3 (1.80%) Lync
11 2 (1.20%) Confluence
11 2 (1.20%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.60%) Liferay
12 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.80%) PaaS
3 3 (1.80%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (40.72%) DNS
2 51 (30.54%) HTTP
3 38 (22.75%) TCP/IP
4 36 (21.56%) SSL
5 25 (14.97%) DHCP
6 23 (13.77%) SAN
7 22 (13.17%) FTP
7 22 (13.17%) SSH
8 20 (11.98%) SMTP
9 19 (11.38%) Firewall
10 16 (9.58%) VPN
11 14 (8.38%) Kerberos
12 12 (7.19%) HTTPS
12 12 (7.19%) LAN
12 12 (7.19%) Reverse Proxy
12 12 (7.19%) X.500
13 8 (4.79%) WAN
14 7 (4.19%) Internet
14 7 (4.19%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (3.59%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.58%) MySQL
2 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.19%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (4.19%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.40%) OLTP
8 4 (2.40%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.40%) Star Schema
8 4 (2.40%) VLDB
9 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.60%) DB2
11 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Subversion
2 13 (7.78%) JIRA
3 8 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.79%) JUnit
4 7 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (4.19%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.59%) Artifactory
5 6 (3.59%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.59%) Grunt
5 6 (3.59%) Mockito
5 6 (3.59%) Protractor
5 6 (3.59%) Selenium
5 6 (3.59%) SonarQube
6 5 (2.99%) Flyway
6 5 (2.99%) Gradle
6 5 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (2.40%) Ant
7 4 (2.40%) Maven
8 3 (1.80%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.80%) NetBeans
General
1 25 (14.97%) Finance
2 15 (8.98%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.99%) Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Billing
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (16.17%) Administrator
2 25 (14.97%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.18%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (9.58%) Developer
5 15 (8.98%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (8.38%) Consultant
6 14 (8.38%) Security Engineer
7 13 (7.78%) Applications Engineer
7 13 (7.78%) Applications Support
8 12 (7.19%) Applications Support Engineer
8 12 (7.19%) VMware Engineer
8 12 (7.19%) VMware Support Engineer
9 11 (6.59%) Active Directory Engineer
10 10 (5.99%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.79%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Linux Support
12 7 (4.19%) Linux Support Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Network Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Unix Administrator
13 6 (3.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.96%) Web Services
2 28 (16.77%) XML
3 26 (15.57%) SOAP
4 16 (9.58%) REST
5 15 (8.98%) AngularJS
6 14 (8.38%) Middleware
7 13 (7.78%) LAMP
7 13 (7.78%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (7.78%) MCollective
8 12 (7.19%) SAML
9 11 (6.59%) HTML
10 10 (5.99%) .NET
10 10 (5.99%) CSS
10 10 (5.99%) HTML5
11 9 (5.39%) Spring
12 8 (4.79%) Hibernate
12 8 (4.79%) J2EE
12 8 (4.79%) Servlets
13 7 (4.19%) Java EE
13 7 (4.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.17%) Clustering
2 19 (11.38%) PKI
3 16 (9.58%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.58%) Data Centre
4 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (7.19%) DataPower
6 11 (6.59%) Replication
7 7 (4.19%) Algorithms
7 7 (4.19%) HACMP
8 5 (2.99%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.40%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (2.40%) Symmetrix DMX
9 4 (2.40%) Wiki
10 3 (1.80%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.80%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.20%) Contactless
11 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (54.49%) Linux
2 56 (33.53%) Unix
3 55 (32.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (16.17%) Windows
5 15 (8.98%) Windows Server
6 14 (8.38%) Solaris
7 7 (4.19%) AIX
8 5 (2.99%) SUSE
8 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.99%) zOS
9 4 (2.40%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.80%) Android
10 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.60%) CentOS
12 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.57%) High Availability
3 21 (12.57%) Load Balancing
4 20 (11.98%) Configuration Management
4 20 (11.98%) ITIL
5 18 (10.78%) Network Design
6 17 (10.18%) Project Management
7 14 (8.38%) DevOps
7 14 (8.38%) Identity Management
8 13 (7.78%) Migration
9 11 (6.59%) Change Control
10 10 (5.99%) Incident Management
11 9 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.39%) Scrum
11 9 (5.39%) Service Management
12 8 (4.79%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.79%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.19%) Validation
13 7 (4.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.56%) Java
2 34 (20.36%) Perl
2 34 (20.36%) Python
3 21 (12.57%) Shell Script
4 20 (11.98%) SQL
5 15 (8.98%) JavaScript
6 13 (7.78%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.39%) Tcl
8 6 (3.59%) PHP
9 5 (2.99%) C#
9 5 (2.99%) C++
9 5 (2.99%) Korn
9 5 (2.99%) VB
10 4 (2.40%) C
10 4 (2.40%) Ruby
11 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.20%) VBScript
13 1 (0.60%) Jython
13 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (20.96%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.17%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.78%) Degree
4 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.79%) MCTS
6 7 (4.19%) MCP
7 5 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.80%) MBA
8 3 (1.80%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.20%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.20%) CISSP
9 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.20%) GCIH
9 2 (1.20%) GIAC
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.60%) MCITP
10 1 (0.60%) MCSE
10 1 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.80%) QA
1 3 (1.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 52 (31.14%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.78%) qmail
3 13 (7.78%) Squid
4 12 (7.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (3.59%) NFS
5 6 (3.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.40%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.40%) XenApp
7 3 (1.80%) Docker
7 3 (1.80%) NDS
7 3 (1.80%) Novell eDirectory
7 3 (1.80%) XenServer
8 2 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.20%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.60%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (16.17%) Puppet
2 14 (8.38%) Nagios
3 13 (7.78%) Cacti
3 13 (7.78%) collectd
3 13 (7.78%) Ganglia
3 13 (7.78%) Graphite
3 13 (7.78%) logstash
3 13 (7.78%) ZABBIX
4 7 (4.19%) Ansible
4 7 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.59%) NetBackup
5 6 (3.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (2.99%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (2.99%) SCCM
6 5 (2.99%) SCOM
6 5 (2.99%) SCOrch
6 5 (2.99%) WSUS
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (1.80%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 41 (24.55%) VMware
2 39 (23.35%) Red Hat
3 25 (14.97%) Oracle
4 20 (11.98%) Microsoft
5 16 (9.58%) Splunk
6 15 (8.98%) Veritas
7 13 (7.78%) F5
8 12 (7.19%) Adobe
9 11 (6.59%) IBM
10 8 (4.79%) Cisco
11 7 (4.19%) Citrix
11 7 (4.19%) Sun
12 5 (2.99%) CA
13 4 (2.40%) Brocade
13 4 (2.40%) Dell
13 4 (2.40%) EMC
13 4 (2.40%) HP
13 4 (2.40%) NetApp
13 4 (2.40%) StorageTek
14 3 (1.80%) Novell
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