The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 111 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing LDAP 31 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 0.23% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.36% 1.71% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 10
Average daily rate
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£390 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £330 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.65 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+156.78% -38.55%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
421 292 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.83% 13.60% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 153 192
Average daily rate £375 £318 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £41.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
LDAP
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Gloucestershire - 17 £383 -
Bristol - 10 £419 - 1
Wiltshire -4 3 - -
Dorset - - - - 1
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 50 (65.79%) Linux
2 37 (48.68%) Java
3 34 (44.74%) Subversion
4 33 (43.42%) Jenkins
5 32 (42.11%) Perl
6 29 (38.16%) Oracle
6 29 (38.16%) SSL
7 24 (31.58%) SQL
8 23 (30.26%) VMware
9 22 (28.95%) Configuration Management
9 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (27.63%) JIRA
10 21 (27.63%) Spring
10 21 (27.63%) Confluence
10 21 (27.63%) Red Hat
10 21 (27.63%) Apache
11 20 (26.32%) XML
11 20 (26.32%) Cisco
11 20 (26.32%) DNS
11 20 (26.32%) SMTP
11 20 (26.32%) Squid
12 18 (23.68%) Ruby
12 18 (23.68%) JAX-WS
12 18 (23.68%) Oracle Database
13 17 (22.37%) CentOS
13 17 (22.37%) Windows
13 17 (22.37%) Debian
14 16 (21.05%) Web Services
14 16 (21.05%) qmail
14 16 (21.05%) Ubuntu

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (27.63%) Apache
1 21 (27.63%) Confluence
2 14 (18.42%) WebLogic
3 12 (15.79%) nginx
3 12 (15.79%) MediaWiki
4 11 (14.47%) IIS
5 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.95%) Moodle
6 3 (3.95%) SAS
6 3 (3.95%) Drupal
6 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.32%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.32%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.16%) SSL
2 20 (26.32%) SMTP
2 20 (26.32%) DNS
3 15 (19.74%) VPN
3 15 (19.74%) Internet
4 14 (18.42%) HTTP
5 12 (15.79%) LAN
5 12 (15.79%) WAN
5 12 (15.79%) OSPF
5 12 (15.79%) BGP
5 12 (15.79%) EIGRP
5 12 (15.79%) X.509
5 12 (15.79%) Firewall
5 12 (15.79%) IPsec
5 12 (15.79%) Network Security
5 12 (15.79%) IPv6
6 6 (7.89%) SNMP
6 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle Database
2 15 (19.74%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (19.74%) MySQL
3 12 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.32%) OLTP
5 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.32%) ReportNet
5 1 (1.32%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 34 (44.74%) Subversion
2 33 (43.42%) Jenkins
3 21 (27.63%) JIRA
4 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
5 13 (17.11%) Maven
5 13 (17.11%) Ant
5 13 (17.11%) Eclipse
6 12 (15.79%) Hudson
7 8 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 8 (10.53%) Selenium
8 4 (5.26%) JUnit
8 4 (5.26%) Mockito
9 3 (3.95%) Gradle
10 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Linux Administrator
2 27 (35.53%) Administrator
3 25 (32.89%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (32.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 24 (31.58%) Developer
5 10 (13.16%) WebLogic Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Designer
6 8 (10.53%) Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Security Designer
8 6 (7.89%) UI Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Senior WebLogic Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Designer
9 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) Spring
2 20 (26.32%) XML
3 18 (23.68%) JAX-WS
4 16 (21.05%) Web Services
5 15 (19.74%) CSS
6 13 (17.11%) XML Schema
7 12 (15.79%) SAML
7 12 (15.79%) LAMP
7 12 (15.79%) jQuery
8 10 (13.16%) WSDL
9 9 (11.84%) CSS3
10 8 (10.53%) JSF
11 6 (7.89%) SOAP
11 6 (7.89%) RESTful
11 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
12 5 (6.58%) .NET
13 4 (5.26%) HTML
14 3 (3.95%) Ajax
14 3 (3.95%) Middleware
14 3 (3.95%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Wiki
2 9 (11.84%) PKI
3 3 (3.95%) CMDB
3 3 (3.95%) Open Source
3 3 (3.95%) VLE
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) W3C
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (65.79%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) Debian
2 17 (22.37%) CentOS
3 16 (21.05%) Ubuntu
4 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.79%) UNIX
5 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Scientific Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) Configuration Management
2 16 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 15 (19.74%) Scrum
3 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) DevOps
4 13 (17.11%) ITIL
4 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
5 12 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.79%) Validation
5 12 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (9.21%) UML
6 7 (9.21%) OO
7 6 (7.89%) Identity Management
8 4 (5.26%) Time Management
8 4 (5.26%) Computer Security
9 3 (3.95%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.95%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) Java
2 32 (42.11%) Perl
3 24 (31.58%) SQL
4 18 (23.68%) Ruby
5 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 15 (19.74%) PHP
7 11 (14.47%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.89%) Python
8 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) XPath
9 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) LPIC
1 14 (18.42%) CCENT
2 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) Degree
5 2 (2.63%) CCNA
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (26.32%) Squid
3 16 (21.05%) qmail
4 15 (19.74%) Postfix
4 15 (19.74%) Samba
5 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
6 12 (15.79%) XenServer
7 11 (14.47%) NFS
8 3 (3.95%) Sendmail
8 3 (3.95%) UAG
8 3 (3.95%) KVM
8 3 (3.95%) Xen
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) Zenoss
2 12 (15.79%) Puppet
2 12 (15.79%) ZABBIX
3 4 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (3.95%) MIIS
5 2 (2.63%) Salt
5 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Oracle
2 23 (30.26%) VMware
3 21 (27.63%) Red Hat
4 20 (26.32%) Cisco
5 14 (18.42%) Juniper
5 14 (18.42%) F5
6 12 (15.79%) Citrix
7 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.89%) JBoss
8 6 (7.89%) NetApp
9 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.32%) Teradata
10 1 (1.32%) webMethods
10 1 (1.32%) Cognos
10 1 (1.32%) Siebel
10 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.32%) SAP
10 1 (1.32%) Informatica
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