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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.44% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £428 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +13.54% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +142.96% -23.07%  

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 89 94 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.26% 13.80% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 35 54
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -55.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 9 (50.00%) Migration
1 9 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 8 (44.44%) Skype
2 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) DHCP
3 7 (38.89%) Kerberos
3 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 7 (38.89%) Identity Management
3 7 (38.89%) OneDrive
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
3 7 (38.89%) Office 365
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 6 (33.33%) PKI
4 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (33.33%) Yammer
4 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 6 (33.33%) Email Filtering
4 6 (33.33%) SCOM
4 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) HTML

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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
1 7 (38.89%) OneDrive
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Skype
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) Kerberos
3 6 (33.33%) PBX
3 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 6 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Azure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365 Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) JDBC
4 3 (16.67%) ODBC
4 3 (16.67%) SAML
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) CMDB
3 2 (11.11%) Wiki
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (38.89%) Identity Management
3 6 (33.33%) Email Filtering
3 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) ITSM
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) MCITP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (33.33%) Nagios
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) SAP