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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 209 193 197
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 41 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 2.87% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 21
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £44.99 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £45.25
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -19.59%
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
1842 1566 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.74% 17.99% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 716 601
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 90 170
Average hourly rate £19.91 £24.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.73% -5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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
Berkshire -6 15 £285 -32.94% 1
Hampshire -13 14 £453 +7.73% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £400 -
Surrey - 3 £550 - 2
West Sussex - 3 £220 -
Kent -2 2 £550 +10.00%
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 64 (50.79%) Windows
2 57 (45.24%) Linux
3 50 (39.68%) Active Directory
4 48 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 36 (28.57%) VMware
6 33 (26.19%) Java
6 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
7 32 (25.40%) UNIX
7 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
8 31 (24.60%) Web Services
8 31 (24.60%) SQL
9 28 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (21.43%) DNS
11 26 (20.63%) Apache
12 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
12 25 (19.84%) WebSphere
13 24 (19.05%) Red Hat
14 22 (17.46%) SharePoint
15 21 (16.67%) DTS
15 21 (16.67%) Oracle
15 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (15.87%) NetApp
16 20 (15.87%) .NET
17 19 (15.08%) IIS
17 19 (15.08%) SAN
18 18 (14.29%) TCP/IP
18 18 (14.29%) Firewall
19 17 (13.49%) Tomcat
19 17 (13.49%) DV Cleared

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 26 (20.63%) Apache
2 25 (19.84%) WebSphere
3 22 (17.46%) SharePoint
4 19 (15.08%) IIS
5 17 (13.49%) Tomcat
6 16 (12.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (10.32%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (7.14%) WebLogic
9 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
9 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (3.97%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (3.17%) GlassFish
11 3 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.59%) NetWeaver
12 2 (1.59%) SAP EP
13 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Staffware
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.59%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.43%) DNS
2 19 (15.08%) SAN
3 18 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 18 (14.29%) Firewall
4 12 (9.52%) HTTP
5 11 (8.73%) ISUP
5 11 (8.73%) INAP
6 10 (7.94%) 3G
6 10 (7.94%) iSCSI
6 10 (7.94%) DHCP
6 10 (7.94%) LTE
7 9 (7.14%) WAN
7 9 (7.14%) LAN
8 8 (6.35%) Internet
8 8 (6.35%) SSL
9 7 (5.56%) Network Security
10 6 (4.76%) Kerberos
10 6 (4.76%) IPsec
11 5 (3.97%) Wireshark
12 4 (3.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.67%) DTS
3 13 (10.32%) OLAP
3 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (6.35%) IDOL
5 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.97%) SQLPlus
6 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.17%) MySQL
8 2 (1.59%) DB2
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (10.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.79%) Trac
4 1 (0.79%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.79%) Ant
4 1 (0.79%) JUnit
4 1 (0.79%) Introscope
4 1 (0.79%) Subversion
4 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 12 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.73%) Finance
3 6 (4.76%) Military
4 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (13.49%) Architect
1 17 (13.49%) Consultant
2 16 (12.70%) Analyst
3 14 (11.11%) Developer
4 13 (10.32%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (8.73%) Deployment Analyst
6 10 (7.94%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 8 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) Linux Support
11 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) Active Directory Consultant
12 4 (3.17%) Administrator
13 3 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 3 (2.38%) Linux Support Engineer
13 3 (2.38%) Middleware Consultant
13 3 (2.38%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.60%) Web Services
2 20 (15.87%) .NET
3 14 (11.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 13 (10.32%) ASP.NET
4 13 (10.32%) XML
5 11 (8.73%) SOAP
6 9 (7.14%) J2EE
6 9 (7.14%) LAMP
7 8 (6.35%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.56%) REST
9 6 (4.76%) Middleware
10 5 (3.97%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (3.17%) SAML
11 4 (3.17%) HTML
11 4 (3.17%) JSP
12 3 (2.38%) CSS
13 2 (1.59%) YAML
13 2 (1.59%) Oracle ADF
13 2 (1.59%) JNDI
13 2 (1.59%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.56%) PKI
4 5 (3.97%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.97%) Open Source
4 5 (3.97%) HACMP
5 3 (2.38%) Replication
6 2 (1.59%) Clustering
6 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) IVR
7 1 (0.79%) CESG
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) CMDB
7 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (50.79%) Windows
2 57 (45.24%) Linux
3 32 (25.40%) UNIX
4 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (9.52%) Solaris
7 11 (8.73%) AIX
8 10 (7.94%) VMS
9 9 (7.14%) CentOS
9 9 (7.14%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.97%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.97%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.59%) zOS
12 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.79%) Android
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.70%) Migration
2 14 (11.11%) Workflow
3 12 (9.52%) ITIL
3 12 (9.52%) Document Management
4 11 (8.73%) Change Management
5 10 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (7.94%) Change Control
6 9 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (7.14%) Web Development
7 8 (6.35%) Configuration Management
7 8 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (6.35%) Data Migration
7 8 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.56%) Coaching
8 7 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.56%) Identity Management
9 6 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.19%) Java
2 31 (24.60%) SQL
3 14 (11.11%) Perl
4 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
4 13 (10.32%) T-SQL
4 13 (10.32%) C#
5 12 (9.52%) C
6 8 (6.35%) VBScript
7 7 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.76%) PHP
8 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.17%) Python
10 4 (3.17%) AWK
10 4 (3.17%) Ruby
11 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.59%) C++
11 2 (1.59%) ABAP
12 1 (0.79%) BeanShell
12 1 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 48 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.49%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.94%) Degree
5 2 (1.59%) MCSE
5 2 (1.59%) CCNP
5 2 (1.59%) CCNA
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) GIAC
6 1 (0.79%) CEH
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 50 (39.68%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.52%) vSphere
4 11 (8.73%) NFS
5 9 (7.14%) Squid
5 9 (7.14%) Postfix
5 9 (7.14%) Sendmail
6 6 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.97%) OCFS2
7 5 (3.97%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.17%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.17%) Shibboleth
9 2 (1.59%) Snort
9 2 (1.59%) NLBS
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (8.73%) WSUS
2 9 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (3.97%) CA SiteMinder
4 4 (3.17%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.17%) Puppet
5 3 (2.38%) Nagios
5 3 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.59%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.59%) MIIS
6 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.79%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.79%) Rsyslog
7 1 (0.79%) Icinga
7 1 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.79%) SCCM
7 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) VMware
2 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 21 (16.67%) Oracle
5 20 (15.87%) NetApp
6 16 (12.70%) HP
7 13 (10.32%) EMC
8 12 (9.52%) JBoss
8 12 (9.52%) IBM
9 10 (7.94%) Cisco
9 10 (7.94%) TIBCO
10 8 (6.35%) Meridio
11 7 (5.56%) Sun
12 6 (4.76%) Citrix
13 5 (3.97%) Dell
13 5 (3.97%) CA
14 4 (3.17%) Juniper
14 4 (3.17%) McAfee
14 4 (3.17%) Blue Coat
14 4 (3.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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