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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 133 139 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Contract jobs citing LDAP 12 4 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.13% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 1.07% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 29
Median daily rate £393 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £399 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.98% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.66 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+90.79% -58.91%
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
528 373 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.53% 11.94% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 225 214
Median daily rate £360 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 44
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.95 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 2 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 2 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 -3 6 £350 -16.66% 1
Dorset - 4 £393 -
Bristol - 2 £435 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) VMware
5 11 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (36.67%) Process Improvement
6 10 (33.33%) Java
7 9 (30.00%) Unix
7 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (30.00%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) Firewall
7 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
9 7 (23.33%) DNS
9 7 (23.33%) Apache
9 7 (23.33%) DevOps
10 6 (20.00%) Puppet
10 6 (20.00%) F5
10 6 (20.00%) NAS
10 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
10 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (20.00%) Network Security
10 6 (20.00%) Perl
10 6 (20.00%) J2EE
10 6 (20.00%) HTTPS
10 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
10 6 (20.00%) FTP
10 6 (20.00%) HTTP
10 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) FTP
3 6 (20.00%) HTTP
3 6 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (20.00%) IPsec
3 6 (20.00%) NAS
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
4 5 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 5 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 4 (13.33%) DSL
6 3 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (10.00%) FCAPS
6 3 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (3.33%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (3.33%) INAP
7 1 (3.33%) ISUP
7 1 (3.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (13.33%) Big Data
1 4 (13.33%) CouchDB
1 4 (13.33%) HBase
1 4 (13.33%) Neo4j
1 4 (13.33%) Parquet
1 4 (13.33%) Redis
2 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.33%) Mockito
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Subject Matter Expert
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Core Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Core Network Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) REST
2 5 (16.67%) SOAP
3 4 (13.33%) Akka
3 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Avro
3 4 (13.33%) CSS3
3 4 (13.33%) GraphX
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) ODBC
3 4 (13.33%) WebSockets
4 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) Sass
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
4 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) Mesosphere
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Process Improvement
3 7 (23.33%) DevOps
4 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Use Case
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (3.33%) BCP
8 1 (3.33%) BDD
8 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.33%) High Availability
8 1 (3.33%) MVC
8 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.00%) Perl
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) Scala
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) TypeScript
7 3 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) HND
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) Samba
2 6 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (13.33%) Docker
4 3 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Nagios
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Ansible
2 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) NetApp
4 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Forcepoint
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) Nokia
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
7 1 (3.33%) Nokia Networks
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