The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 140 117 107
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Contract jobs citing LDAP 2 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.070% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 1.77% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £343 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% -26.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.09 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.99% -59.03%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
390 395 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.69% 15.84% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 231 123
Median daily rate £363 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 30
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.54 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Shropshire - 1 - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Case Management
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Case Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat