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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
England / South West
Rank 123 136 139
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing LDAP 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 1.75% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £393 £480 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.22% +12.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-34.92% +13.75%

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
331 401 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.05% 13.71% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 254 214
Median daily rate £370 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 46
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £17.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Somerset - 3 £440 -
Wiltshire +2 2 £345 -28.12%
Bristol -1 2 £90 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 South West region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) Spring
3 11 (57.89%) Spring MVC
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) SOAP
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) REST
6 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 8 (42.11%) Apache
7 7 (36.84%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
7 7 (36.84%) Sass
7 7 (36.84%) Mockito
7 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
7 7 (36.84%) BDD
8 6 (31.58%) Scrum
8 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
8 6 (31.58%) JDBC
9 5 (26.32%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) Perl
9 5 (26.32%) Kanban
9 5 (26.32%) Docker
10 4 (21.05%) Ansible
10 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
10 4 (21.05%) DevOps
10 4 (21.05%) Alfresco

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 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
3 4 (21.05%) Alfresco
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Solr
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
4 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Fredhopper
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Intranet
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) DSL
3 2 (10.53%) FCAPS
3 2 (10.53%) Kerberos
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) HBase
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) CouchDB
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) Neo4j
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Parquet
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Informix
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
1 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
1 7 (36.84%) Mockito
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) jQuery
2 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 11 (57.89%) Spring MVC
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) REST
4 9 (47.37%) SOAP
5 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 7 (36.84%) Sass
7 6 (31.58%) JDBC
8 5 (26.32%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
10 2 (10.53%) Akka
10 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.53%) Apache Avro
10 2 (10.53%) CSS3
10 2 (10.53%) GraphX
10 2 (10.53%) HTML5
10 2 (10.53%) ODBC
10 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Mesosphere
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) BDD
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Kanban
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
5 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Cloudera
2 2 (10.53%) Nokia
3 1 (5.26%) ATG
3 1 (5.26%) BEA
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) VeriFone
3 1 (5.26%) WorldPay