The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 124 144 111
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Contract jobs citing LDAP 18 5 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.16% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 1.24% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 28
Median daily rate £370 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £402 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £513 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £39.59 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+49.82% -44.24%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
544 402 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.87% 12.54% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 235 238
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 29 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +102.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the South West region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the South West region.

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Wiltshire +2 12 £348 -17.26% 1
Dorset - 3 £393 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £370 - 1
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) Red Hat
3 15 (40.54%) Finance
4 13 (35.14%) VMware
5 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (32.43%) HTML
5 12 (32.43%) Apache
6 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (29.73%) Process Improvement
7 10 (27.03%) REST
7 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (27.03%) Python
7 10 (27.03%) Unix
7 10 (27.03%) CSS
7 10 (27.03%) SOAP
7 10 (27.03%) DevOps
8 9 (24.32%) Perl
8 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
9 7 (18.92%) Nagios
9 7 (18.92%) Firewall
9 7 (18.92%) Samba
9 7 (18.92%) IPsec
9 7 (18.92%) J2EE
9 7 (18.92%) MQSeries
9 7 (18.92%) FTP
9 7 (18.92%) HTTP
9 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (18.92%) VPN

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (32.43%) Apache
2 7 (18.92%) MQSeries
3 6 (16.22%) Apache Spark
3 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.41%) Alfresco
5 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
1 7 (18.92%) FTP
1 7 (18.92%) HTTP
1 7 (18.92%) HTTPS
1 7 (18.92%) IPsec
1 7 (18.92%) NAS
1 7 (18.92%) Network Security
1 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (18.92%) VPN
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) DSL
2 6 (16.22%) tcpdump
2 6 (16.22%) Wireshark
3 5 (13.51%) FCAPS
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (5.41%) Intranet
4 2 (5.41%) TACACS
5 1 (2.70%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (2.70%) INAP
5 1 (2.70%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (16.22%) Big Data
1 6 (16.22%) CouchDB
1 6 (16.22%) HBase
1 6 (16.22%) Neo4j
1 6 (16.22%) Parquet
1 6 (16.22%) Redis
2 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Bitbucket
1 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.81%) Mockito
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Subject Matter Expert
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Solutions Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 10 (27.03%) CSS
2 10 (27.03%) REST
2 10 (27.03%) SOAP
3 7 (18.92%) J2EE
4 6 (16.22%) Akka
4 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 6 (16.22%) Apache Avro
4 6 (16.22%) CSS3
4 6 (16.22%) GraphX
4 6 (16.22%) HTML5
4 6 (16.22%) jQuery
4 6 (16.22%) ODBC
4 6 (16.22%) Spring
4 6 (16.22%) Spring MVC
4 6 (16.22%) WebSockets
5 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.81%) Sass
6 3 (8.11%) JDBC
7 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
1 6 (16.22%) iPad
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) CESG
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (27.03%) Unix
4 6 (16.22%) Mesosphere
5 4 (10.81%) Windows
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Process Improvement
3 10 (27.03%) DevOps
4 7 (18.92%) Load Balancing
5 6 (16.22%) Analytics
5 6 (16.22%) Big Data Analytics
5 6 (16.22%) Data Analytics
5 6 (16.22%) MVC
5 6 (16.22%) Use Case
6 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) BDD
7 4 (10.81%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.11%) Kanban
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (5.41%) Migration
9 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) Python
4 9 (24.32%) Perl
4 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
5 6 (16.22%) Scala
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) TypeScript
6 3 (8.11%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) CCSP
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Docker
2 7 (18.92%) Samba
2 7 (18.92%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Nagios
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) Ansible
2 6 (16.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Red Hat
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) F5
3 7 (18.92%) NetApp
4 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.51%) Nokia
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco
7 2 (5.41%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.70%) Nokia Networks
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago