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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 109 93 103
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing LDAP 5 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.85% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 5.77% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -36.72%
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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
433 312 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.11% 14.81% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 151 142
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.95 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

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 27 August 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
Warwickshire -19 1 £300 -25.00%
Birmingham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) OAuth
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (50.00%) OAuth2
3 8 (50.00%) MySQL
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) SSL
4 7 (43.75%) CA
4 7 (43.75%) CA SiteMinder
5 5 (31.25%) Workflow
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (25.00%) Sun
6 4 (25.00%) Apache
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) SUSE
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Solaris
6 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) Private Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Private Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) OAuth
2 8 (50.00%) OAuth2
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) OpenID
5 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) SUSE
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) CA
2 4 (25.00%) Sun
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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