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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 132 124 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -23
Contract jobs citing LDAP 2 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.069% 0.11% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.70% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate £300 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.40% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.55% -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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
366 428 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.71% 15.99% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 228 120
Average daily rate £375 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £492 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.66 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.49% +60.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average 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 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) HPUX
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Case Management
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) HPUX
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Case Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat