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 24 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 114 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Contract jobs citing LDAP 5 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 3.48% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £319 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £314 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £324 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.20 £44.99 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-70.65% +36.31%
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
424 316 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.67% 15.32% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 158 132
Average daily rate £338 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £205 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 44
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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
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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
Birmingham - 2 £388 - 1
Warwickshire -15 1 £325 +1.96% 3
Coventry - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) SSL
2 6 (42.86%) CA
2 6 (42.86%) CA SiteMinder
2 6 (42.86%) Workflow
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) OAuth
3 5 (35.71%) OAuth2
4 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) OpenID
4 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 4 (28.57%) Private Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) SUSE
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Sun

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Private Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (35.71%) OAuth
1 5 (35.71%) OAuth2
2 4 (28.57%) OpenID
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PACS
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) SUSE
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) HPUX
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Discovery
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
1 1 (7.14%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) CA
2 4 (28.57%) Sun
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Reuters
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Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: 250-450 Per Day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 22 days ago