Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 89 85
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing LDAP 17 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.07% 1.18% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.18% 8.45% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 1
Birmingham median daily rate £415 £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.41% -26.04% +91.67%
10th Percentile £356 £324 £538
90th Percentile £544 £518 £613
West Midlands median daily rate £490 £340 £545
% change year-on-year +44.12% -37.61% +74.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.95 - -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 275 213 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.27% 13.99% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 136 111
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £154 £204 £181
90th Percentile £488 £531 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 15
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -3.23% -18.42%
10th Percentile £9.98 £10.69 £10.73
90th Percentile £31.10 £26.00 £20.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing LDAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 November 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 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) PBX
2 6 (35.29%) VoIP
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Legal
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) IVR
3 5 (29.41%) CTI
3 5 (29.41%) H.323
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Avaya
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) XMPP
3 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
3 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
3 5 (29.41%) Skype
3 5 (29.41%) Runbook
4 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (23.53%) CMDB
4 4 (23.53%) SOAP
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Java

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 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) PBX
1 6 (35.29%) VoIP
2 5 (29.41%) CTI
2 5 (29.41%) H.323
2 5 (29.41%) Skype
2 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) GSM
4 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) EDRMS
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Legal
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Communications Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Lync Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Server Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XMPP
2 4 (23.53%) REST
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) Lucene
3 2 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) IVR
2 4 (23.53%) CMDB
2 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Runbook
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
5 2 (11.76%) E-Discovery
5 2 (11.76%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
5 2 (11.76%) Email Filtering
5 2 (11.76%) Escalation Management
5 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) iptables
2 1 (5.88%) Postfix
2 1 (5.88%) Samba
2 1 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) FTK
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Avaya
4 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Sun
6 2 (11.76%) Lotus
7 1 (5.88%) NEC
7 1 (5.88%) Nuix