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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 121 132 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing LDAP 23 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.58% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 4.13% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 19
Median daily rate £358 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -40.84%
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
388 460 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.69% 14.10% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 227 343
Median daily rate £325 £408 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% +12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 40 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.98 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +86.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 - 14 £345 -
Gloucestershire 0 5 £370 -17.77%
Dorset - 1 £393 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (62.86%) JavaScript
1 22 (62.86%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) Apache
4 16 (45.71%) CSS
4 16 (45.71%) SOAP
4 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) REST
5 14 (40.00%) Spring
5 14 (40.00%) Spring MVC
5 14 (40.00%) jQuery
5 14 (40.00%) MVC
6 12 (34.29%) Perl
6 12 (34.29%) DevOps
7 11 (31.43%) Docker
8 10 (28.57%) Finance
9 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
9 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
9 9 (25.71%) JDBC
9 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
10 8 (22.86%) ODBC
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL
10 8 (22.86%) SQL
10 8 (22.86%) DNS
10 8 (22.86%) DSL
10 8 (22.86%) Ansible
10 8 (22.86%) Mesosphere
10 8 (22.86%) Apache Spark
10 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
10 8 (22.86%) GraphX

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 (48.57%) Apache
2 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
3 8 (22.86%) Apache Spark
3 8 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (17.14%) Alfresco
4 6 (17.14%) Apache Solr
4 6 (17.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
1 8 (22.86%) DSL
2 7 (20.00%) FCAPS
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) FTP
3 6 (17.14%) HTTP
3 6 (17.14%) HTTPS
3 6 (17.14%) Intranet
3 6 (17.14%) IPsec
3 6 (17.14%) NAS
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.14%) tcpdump
3 6 (17.14%) VPN
3 6 (17.14%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (5.71%) TACACS
5 1 (2.86%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (2.86%) ISUP
5 1 (2.86%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (22.86%) Big Data
1 8 (22.86%) CouchDB
1 8 (22.86%) HBase
1 8 (22.86%) Neo4j
1 8 (22.86%) Parquet
1 8 (22.86%) Redis
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Bitbucket
1 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
1 8 (22.86%) Mockito
2 3 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (8.57%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Subject Matter Expert
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Core Network Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Core Network Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) HTML
2 16 (45.71%) CSS
2 16 (45.71%) REST
2 16 (45.71%) SOAP
3 14 (40.00%) jQuery
3 14 (40.00%) Spring
3 14 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
4 9 (25.71%) JDBC
5 8 (22.86%) Akka
5 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
5 8 (22.86%) Apache Avro
5 8 (22.86%) CSS3
5 8 (22.86%) GraphX
5 8 (22.86%) HTML5
5 8 (22.86%) ODBC
5 8 (22.86%) Sass
5 8 (22.86%) WebSockets
6 6 (17.14%) JSON
6 6 (17.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
1 6 (17.14%) iPad
2 2 (5.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Mesosphere
3 6 (17.14%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (34.29%) DevOps
3 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) BDD
3 8 (22.86%) Big Data Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) ITIL
3 8 (22.86%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) Use Case
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
4 6 (17.14%) Workflow
5 5 (14.29%) Kanban
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Presales
7 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) Perl
4 8 (22.86%) Scala
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) TypeScript
5 6 (17.14%) Python
5 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCSP
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Docker
2 6 (17.14%) Samba
2 6 (17.14%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Ansible
1 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
2 6 (17.14%) Nagios
2 6 (17.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
2 7 (20.00%) Nokia
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.14%) F5
3 6 (17.14%) NetApp
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.86%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Nokia Networks