The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.49% - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.98% - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £524 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £390 £373
% change year-on-year +5.44% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year - +78.26%  

LDAP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 82 122 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.58% 14.97% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 81 86
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £199 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -52.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £13.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing LDAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in Birmingham

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LDAP in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Birmingham

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in Birmingham

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) ServiceNow
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
4 5 (27.78%) REST
4 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) Skype
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) SCOrch
5 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (16.67%) Sun
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
2 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Skype
2 2 (11.11%) CTI
2 2 (11.11%) H.323
2 2 (11.11%) PBX
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) EDRMS
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Communications Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Architect
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM Architect
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Server Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (11.11%) JDBC
4 2 (11.11%) Lucene
4 2 (11.11%) ODBC
4 2 (11.11%) SAML
4 2 (11.11%) XMPP
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) IVR
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) E-Discovery
5 2 (11.11%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Product Management
6 1 (5.56%) Records Management
6 1 (5.56%) Statistics
6 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.56%) FTK
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) ServiceNow
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Nuix
5 1 (5.56%) SAP