Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 6 months to 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 110 159
Rank change year-on-year -20 +49 -38
Contract jobs citing LDAP 25 71 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 1.49% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 6.50% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 38 14
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £275 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -36.78% +24.29%
10th Percentile £348 £275 £256
90th Percentile £452 £496 £658
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% -8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 -

LDAP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 746 1092 1267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.28% 22.93% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 517 571
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £247 £250 £194
90th Percentile £575 £525 £523
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 49
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -47.27% +48.65%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £46.45 £45.00 £43.60
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -30.04% +2.04% +27.27%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing LDAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in Berkshire

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LDAP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Berkshire

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in Berkshire

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 7 £438 +16.67% 1
Newbury -22 2 £350 +27.27%
Wokingham +10 1 - -
Bracknell +8 1 - -
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
LDAP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 14 (56.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (44.00%) 4G
4 10 (40.00%) Nokia
4 10 (40.00%) 3G
5 9 (36.00%) SIGTRAN
6 8 (32.00%) SOAP
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) INAP
8 6 (24.00%) Validation
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Perl
8 6 (24.00%) SPML
9 5 (20.00%) VoLTE
9 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (20.00%) Python
9 5 (20.00%) Firewall
10 4 (16.00%) VPN
10 4 (16.00%) Java
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (16.00%) LTE
10 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
11 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (12.00%) Value-Added Service
11 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
11 3 (12.00%) Unix
11 3 (12.00%) Windows
11 3 (12.00%) DNS

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Jetty
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Heroku
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (44.00%) 4G
3 10 (40.00%) 3G
4 9 (36.00%) SIGTRAN
5 7 (28.00%) INAP
6 5 (20.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.00%) VoLTE
7 4 (16.00%) LTE
7 4 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (16.00%) VPN
8 3 (12.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) Value-Added Service
9 2 (8.00%) 3GPP
9 2 (8.00%) BGP
9 2 (8.00%) DHCP
9 2 (8.00%) MPLS
9 2 (8.00%) Network Security
9 2 (8.00%) SSL
9 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) HBase
2 1 (4.00%) Impala
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) GitLab
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Mockito
1 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Core Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) CyberArk Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) DB2 Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Service Control Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (4.00%) VAS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) SOAP
2 6 (24.00%) SPML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) CORBA
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) EclipseLink
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) JAAS
4 1 (4.00%) JAXB
4 1 (4.00%) JPA
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Validation
2 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Management
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Test Management
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Data Ingestion
5 1 (4.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Service Design
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Perl
2 5 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C-shell
4 2 (8.00%) Korn
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) NFS
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) HDFS
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Openswan
3 1 (4.00%) pfSense
3 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Nokia
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Intel
6 1 (4.00%) Sandvine
6 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.00%) Vyatta