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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 116 141 115
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Contract jobs citing LDAP 26 5 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.15% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 1.11% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 23
Median daily rate £360 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £402 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.16 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+14.31% -29.57%
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
477 449 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.55% 13.68% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 247 306
Median daily rate £350 £404 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.31% +12.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.46 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.09% +88.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £49.05 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +17 17 £345 -17.85%
Gloucestershire - 5 £370 - 1
Dorset - 1 £393 - 1
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (56.41%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) Linux
4 17 (43.59%) Apache
5 15 (38.46%) SOAP
5 15 (38.46%) CSS
5 15 (38.46%) REST
6 14 (35.90%) Spring
6 14 (35.90%) Spring MVC
6 14 (35.90%) jQuery
6 14 (35.90%) MVC
7 13 (33.33%) Finance
7 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 13 (33.33%) Perl
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL
9 11 (28.21%) DevOps
10 10 (25.64%) Docker
11 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
11 9 (23.08%) JDBC
11 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
11 9 (23.08%) VMware
12 8 (20.51%) Python
12 8 (20.51%) Unix
12 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.51%) TDD
12 8 (20.51%) Mockito
12 8 (20.51%) Cucumber
12 8 (20.51%) BDD
12 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket

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 17 (43.59%) Apache
2 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 7 (17.95%) Apache Spark
3 7 (17.95%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (17.95%) MQSeries
4 6 (15.38%) Alfresco
4 6 (15.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) DNS
1 7 (17.95%) DSL
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
1 7 (17.95%) FTP
1 7 (17.95%) HTTP
1 7 (17.95%) HTTPS
1 7 (17.95%) IPsec
1 7 (17.95%) NAS
1 7 (17.95%) Network Security
1 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
1 7 (17.95%) VPN
2 6 (15.38%) FCAPS
2 6 (15.38%) Intranet
2 6 (15.38%) tcpdump
2 6 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (5.13%) TACACS
4 1 (2.56%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (2.56%) INAP
4 1 (2.56%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (17.95%) Big Data
1 7 (17.95%) CouchDB
1 7 (17.95%) HBase
1 7 (17.95%) Neo4j
1 7 (17.95%) Parquet
1 7 (17.95%) Redis
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket
1 8 (20.51%) Cucumber
1 8 (20.51%) Mockito
2 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (7.69%) JUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Subject Matter Expert
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Core Network Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Core Network Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (2.56%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) HTML
2 15 (38.46%) CSS
2 15 (38.46%) REST
2 15 (38.46%) SOAP
3 14 (35.90%) jQuery
3 14 (35.90%) Spring
3 14 (35.90%) Spring MVC
4 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 9 (23.08%) JDBC
5 8 (20.51%) Sass
6 7 (17.95%) Akka
6 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.95%) Apache Avro
6 7 (17.95%) CSS3
6 7 (17.95%) GraphX
6 7 (17.95%) HTML5
6 7 (17.95%) J2EE
6 7 (17.95%) ODBC
6 7 (17.95%) WebSockets
7 6 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Clustering
1 6 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) W3C
3 1 (2.56%) CESG
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Mesosphere
4 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) MVC
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL
3 11 (28.21%) DevOps
4 8 (20.51%) BDD
4 8 (20.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.95%) Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) Data Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
5 7 (17.95%) Use Case
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Workflow
7 5 (12.82%) Kanban
7 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
9 2 (5.13%) Migration
9 2 (5.13%) Presales
9 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) Perl
4 8 (20.51%) Python
5 7 (17.95%) Scala
5 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 7 (17.95%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CCSP
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) Samba
3 7 (17.95%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Ansible
1 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) F5
3 7 (17.95%) NetApp
4 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.38%) Nokia
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.56%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) Nokia Networks