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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 121 103 133
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Contract jobs citing LDAP 27 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.045% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 0.39% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 1
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£425 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
553 257 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.62% 11.49% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 134 185
Average daily rate £363 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 61
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
(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
Bristol - 15 £450 - 1
Wiltshire -8 2 - -
Dorset - 1 £225 -
Somerset - 1 £500 - 1
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 51 (85.00%) Linux
2 42 (70.00%) Perl
3 31 (51.67%) Red Hat
4 29 (48.33%) VMware
4 29 (48.33%) Apache
5 26 (43.33%) Ruby
6 24 (40.00%) CentOS
6 24 (40.00%) Bash Shell
7 23 (38.33%) PHP
7 23 (38.33%) DNS
8 22 (36.67%) Samba
8 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
8 22 (36.67%) DevOps
8 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (35.00%) Ubuntu
9 21 (35.00%) Squid
9 21 (35.00%) Cisco
9 21 (35.00%) SMTP
10 20 (33.33%) Citrix
11 19 (31.67%) Internet
11 19 (31.67%) Firewall
11 19 (31.67%) LAMP
11 19 (31.67%) LAN
11 19 (31.67%) WAN
11 19 (31.67%) SQL
11 19 (31.67%) MySQL
11 19 (31.67%) Windows
11 19 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (31.67%) XenServer
11 19 (31.67%) Hudson

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 29 (48.33%) Apache
2 12 (20.00%) Confluence
2 12 (20.00%) MediaWiki
2 12 (20.00%) nginx
3 8 (13.33%) IIS
4 6 (10.00%) Drupal
5 3 (5.00%) Moodle
5 3 (5.00%) Magnolia
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) DNS
2 21 (35.00%) SMTP
3 19 (31.67%) Internet
3 19 (31.67%) Firewall
3 19 (31.67%) LAN
3 19 (31.67%) WAN
4 15 (25.00%) HTTP
4 15 (25.00%) SSL
5 13 (21.67%) VPN
6 12 (20.00%) IPv6
6 12 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 12 (20.00%) OSPF
6 12 (20.00%) BGP
6 12 (20.00%) IPsec
6 12 (20.00%) Network Security
7 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.67%) SNMP
9 3 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (3.33%) DHCP
11 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) MySQL
2 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.00%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Couchbase
6 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.67%) TKPROF
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.67%) OLTP
7 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.67%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 19 (31.67%) Hudson
3 16 (26.67%) Subversion
4 12 (20.00%) JIRA
4 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.00%) Maven
5 3 (5.00%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.00%) Ant
5 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Linux Administrator
2 26 (43.33%) Administrator
3 23 (38.33%) Systems Administrator
3 23 (38.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (21.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Developer
8 4 (6.67%) QA Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Build Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Data Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) UI Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Linux Consultant
11 1 (1.67%) Platform Architect
11 1 (1.67%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) LAMP
2 11 (18.33%) XML
3 5 (8.33%) .NET
3 5 (8.33%) Web Services
4 4 (6.67%) XML Schema
4 4 (6.67%) CSS
4 4 (6.67%) SOAP
5 3 (5.00%) Spring
5 3 (5.00%) JSF
5 3 (5.00%) JSON
5 3 (5.00%) WCF
5 3 (5.00%) jQuery
5 3 (5.00%) JAX-WS
5 3 (5.00%) OAuth
5 3 (5.00%) CSS3
5 3 (5.00%) XACML
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 3 (5.00%) SAML
6 2 (3.33%) Middleware
6 2 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Wiki
2 6 (10.00%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) PKI
3 3 (5.00%) Taxonomies
3 3 (5.00%) Mashup
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) VLE
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) CMDB
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (85.00%) Linux
2 24 (40.00%) CentOS
3 21 (35.00%) Ubuntu
4 19 (31.67%) Windows
5 16 (26.67%) Debian
6 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (10.00%) UNIX
8 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.00%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (3.33%) Solaris
10 1 (1.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) DevOps
2 19 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (28.33%) Load Balancing
4 16 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (18.33%) ITIL
8 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.67%) Identity Management
10 4 (6.67%) ETL
10 4 (6.67%) Computer Security
11 3 (5.00%) Content Management
11 3 (5.00%) Build Automation
11 3 (5.00%) Information Security
12 2 (3.33%) Time Management
13 1 (1.67%) Dimensional Modelling
13 1 (1.67%) Kanban
13 1 (1.67%) Test Automation
13 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) Perl
2 26 (43.33%) Ruby
3 24 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 23 (38.33%) PHP
5 19 (31.67%) SQL
6 17 (28.33%) Java
7 8 (13.33%) Python
8 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) Erlang
10 1 (1.67%) XPath
10 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.67%) C
10 1 (1.67%) C#
10 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) CCENT
1 14 (23.33%) LPIC
2 10 (16.67%) CCNA
2 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Samba
1 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (35.00%) Squid
3 19 (31.67%) XenServer
4 17 (28.33%) qmail
5 15 (25.00%) Postfix
6 10 (16.67%) NFS
7 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 3 (5.00%) Xen
8 3 (5.00%) Sendmail
8 3 (5.00%) KVM
8 3 (5.00%) UAG
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) Puppet
2 14 (23.33%) Zenoss
3 12 (20.00%) ZABBIX
4 10 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (16.67%) Salt
5 5 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (5.00%) MIIS
7 1 (1.67%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Red Hat
2 29 (48.33%) VMware
3 21 (35.00%) Cisco
4 20 (33.33%) Citrix
5 14 (23.33%) Juniper
5 14 (23.33%) F5
6 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (16.67%) Oracle
8 7 (11.67%) NetApp
9 4 (6.67%) Sun
10 3 (5.00%) ForgeRock
11 1 (1.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.67%) SAP
11 1 (1.67%) Cognos
11 1 (1.67%) Siebel
11 1 (1.67%) IBM
11 1 (1.67%) Teradata
11 1 (1.67%) webMethods
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
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