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 1 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 185 185 170
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing LDAP 84 68 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 0.75% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 3.89% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 22
Median daily rate £403 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £379 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.09 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.99% -59.03%
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
1854 1750 1638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.41% 19.33% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 849 690
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 99 104
Median hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +71.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +44.44%

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 1 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
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 1 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 +35 39 £350 - 3
Hampshire +3 14 £333 -26.92% 2
Surrey -10 13 £463 +14.55% 6
Kent -14 8 £438 -14.63%
Buckinghamshire -6 6 - -
West Sussex - 3 £365 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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 85 (50.00%) Linux
2 79 (46.47%) DNS
2 79 (46.47%) Active Directory
3 57 (33.53%) Apache
4 56 (32.94%) VMware
5 52 (30.59%) Unix
6 45 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (25.29%) Python
8 42 (24.71%) Perl
9 39 (22.94%) SQL
10 38 (22.35%) SOAP
11 37 (21.76%) Microsoft
12 34 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 33 (19.41%) High Availability
14 32 (18.82%) PKI
15 31 (18.24%) SC Cleared
15 31 (18.24%) Puppet
16 30 (17.65%) Finance
16 30 (17.65%) Project Management
16 30 (17.65%) Java
17 29 (17.06%) MS Excel
17 29 (17.06%) SMTP
17 29 (17.06%) SSL
18 28 (16.47%) TCP/IP
18 28 (16.47%) Change Management
19 27 (15.88%) Solaris
19 27 (15.88%) Windows
20 26 (15.29%) HTTP
21 25 (14.71%) Tomcat
21 25 (14.71%) DevOps

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 57 (33.53%) Apache
2 25 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 19 (11.18%) IIS
3 19 (11.18%) JBoss
4 16 (9.41%) OpenStack
4 16 (9.41%) WebLogic
5 13 (7.65%) nginx
5 13 (7.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.18%) Confluence
6 2 (1.18%) GroupWise
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 29 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.18%) MS Office
3 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.94%) Office 365
4 4 (2.35%) SaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 79 (46.47%) DNS
2 29 (17.06%) SMTP
2 29 (17.06%) SSL
3 28 (16.47%) TCP/IP
4 26 (15.29%) HTTP
5 23 (13.53%) DHCP
5 23 (13.53%) SAN
6 17 (10.00%) Kerberos
7 16 (9.41%) Diameter Protocol
8 15 (8.82%) 3G
8 15 (8.82%) 4G
8 15 (8.82%) Reverse Proxy
8 15 (8.82%) SIGTRAN
9 14 (8.24%) Firewall
10 13 (7.65%) INAP
10 13 (7.65%) SSH
11 12 (7.06%) FTP
12 11 (6.47%) LTE
12 11 (6.47%) MGW
13 10 (5.88%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.00%) MySQL
1 17 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.53%) OLTP
2 6 (3.53%) VLDB
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.12%) Subversion
3 6 (3.53%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.94%) JIRA
5 2 (1.18%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.59%) Ant
6 1 (0.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.59%) Hudson
6 1 (0.59%) JUnit
6 1 (0.59%) Maven
6 1 (0.59%) NetBeans
General
1 30 (17.65%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Banking
3 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.88%) Back Office
5 8 (4.71%) Front Office
6 3 (1.76%) French Language
6 3 (1.76%) German Language
6 3 (1.76%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.76%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.76%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (22.94%) Support Engineer
2 27 (15.88%) Administrator
3 24 (14.12%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 19 (11.18%) Security Engineer
5 19 (11.18%) VMware Support Engineer
6 18 (10.59%) Developer
7 13 (7.65%) Solaris Administrator
8 12 (7.06%) AWS Engineer
8 12 (7.06%) Unix Administrator
9 10 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) Architect
9 10 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (4.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 8 (4.71%) Mobile Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Solaris Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.71%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.35%) SOAP
2 22 (12.94%) SAML
3 19 (11.18%) .NET
4 18 (10.59%) LAMP
4 18 (10.59%) Web Services
5 15 (8.82%) CSS
5 15 (8.82%) HTML
5 15 (8.82%) REST
5 15 (8.82%) SPML
6 14 (8.24%) HTML5
6 14 (8.24%) jQuery
7 13 (7.65%) AngularJS
7 13 (7.65%) Laravel
7 13 (7.65%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (7.65%) MCollective
7 13 (7.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (7.65%) XML
8 6 (3.53%) J2EE
8 6 (3.53%) OAuth
8 6 (3.53%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.82%) PKI
2 22 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 20 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 12 (7.06%) HACMP
5 10 (5.88%) Replication
6 9 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.29%) DataPower
7 6 (3.53%) Clustering
7 6 (3.53%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.35%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.35%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.76%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.18%) Contactless
10 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.18%) Symmetrix DMX
10 2 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (50.00%) Linux
2 52 (30.59%) Unix
3 45 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (15.88%) Solaris
4 27 (15.88%) Windows
5 22 (12.94%) Windows Server
6 11 (6.47%) zOS
7 7 (4.12%) AIX
7 7 (4.12%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.53%) Debian
9 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.76%) Android
10 3 (1.76%) CentOS
10 3 (1.76%) SUSE
11 1 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.41%) High Availability
2 30 (17.65%) Project Management
3 28 (16.47%) Change Management
4 25 (14.71%) DevOps
5 23 (13.53%) Configuration Management
5 23 (13.53%) Incident Management
6 19 (11.18%) Identity Management
7 18 (10.59%) Integration Testing
8 16 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (9.41%) Load Balancing
9 15 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (7.65%) Service Delivery
10 13 (7.65%) Technical Analysis
10 13 (7.65%) Web Development
11 12 (7.06%) Security Operations
11 12 (7.06%) Workflow
12 11 (6.47%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 11 (6.47%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (6.47%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 10 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.29%) Python
2 42 (24.71%) Perl
3 39 (22.94%) SQL
4 30 (17.65%) Java
5 24 (14.12%) PowerShell
5 24 (14.12%) Shell Script
6 15 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.65%) PHP
7 13 (7.65%) VB
8 11 (6.47%) C#
9 5 (2.94%) Tcl
10 4 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.18%) C
11 2 (1.18%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) Korn
12 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.59%) Ruby
12 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (18.24%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.41%) Degree
4 15 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.88%) HNC
5 10 (5.88%) HND
6 8 (4.71%) MCP
6 8 (4.71%) MCTS
7 4 (2.35%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.76%) CISSP
8 3 (1.76%) GCIH
8 3 (1.76%) GIAC
9 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.59%) MCSE
10 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.59%) PMP
10 1 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (46.47%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.59%) Squid
4 16 (9.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 15 (8.82%) NFS
6 13 (7.65%) qmail
7 7 (4.12%) VMware ESX
8 6 (3.53%) Oracle Clusterware
8 6 (3.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (2.94%) SpamAssassin
10 4 (2.35%) XenApp
10 4 (2.35%) XenServer
11 2 (1.18%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (1.18%) Gluster
12 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (18.24%) Puppet
2 18 (10.59%) Cacti
2 18 (10.59%) Nagios
3 13 (7.65%) collectd
3 13 (7.65%) Ganglia
3 13 (7.65%) Graphite
3 13 (7.65%) logstash
3 13 (7.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 13 (7.65%) ZABBIX
4 10 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
5 9 (5.29%) NetBackup
6 7 (4.12%) Ansible
7 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (3.53%) OpenAM
7 6 (3.53%) OpenIDM
7 6 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (3.53%) SCCM
7 6 (3.53%) SCOM
7 6 (3.53%) SCOrch
7 6 (3.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (32.94%) VMware
2 37 (21.76%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.94%) Red Hat
3 22 (12.94%) Veritas
4 15 (8.82%) Nokia
5 14 (8.24%) Splunk
6 13 (7.65%) IBM
6 13 (7.65%) Oracle
7 8 (4.71%) Citrix
7 8 (4.71%) F5
7 8 (4.71%) Sun
8 7 (4.12%) Brocade
8 7 (4.12%) HP
8 7 (4.12%) StorageTek
9 6 (3.53%) ForgeRock
10 4 (2.35%) Dell
10 4 (2.35%) NetApp
11 2 (1.18%) CA
11 2 (1.18%) EMC
11 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £49.46 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £385 to £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago