The first table below looks at the demand for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 28 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 Birmingham 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 60 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing LDAP 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 3.90% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.65 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+156.78% -38.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 77 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.63% 12.66% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 33 38
Average daily rate £308 £400 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.12% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £146 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
LDAP
West Midlands

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the Birmingham region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) CA
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Private Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Wealth Management
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) DDNS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) EAI

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
1 4 (80.00%) Wealth Management
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sun
1 4 (80.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft