Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 28 January 2022 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 171 119 202
Rank change year-on-year -52 +83 +37
Contract jobs citing LDAP 17 14 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.66% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 2.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 3
10th Percentile £466 £438 -
25th Percentile £475 £466 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £517 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +3.35% -4.76% -8.70%
75th Percentile £573 £534 £538
90th Percentile £575 £635 -
Central London median daily rate £517 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +3.35% -4.76% -8.70%

LDAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,270 656 1,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.64% 31.03% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,011 507 1,364
10th Percentile £413 £363 £388
25th Percentile £497 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £688 £614 £613
90th Percentile £760 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £575 £545 £525
% change year-on-year +5.50% +3.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
10th Percentile £18.23 - £49.82
25th Percentile £26.06 £17.50 £51.79
Median hourly rate £39.75 £20.00 £57.67
Median % change year-on-year +98.75% -65.32% +249.48%
75th Percentile £54.06 £22.50 £62.62
90th Percentile £62.28 - £64.05
Central London median hourly rate £39.75 £20.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year +98.75% -66.67% +263.64%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in the City of London

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing LDAP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for LDAP in the City of London

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing LDAP in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for LDAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) DevOps
4 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) Terraform
5 9 (52.94%) AWS
5 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure as Code
6 7 (41.18%) Observability
6 7 (41.18%) OAuth
6 7 (41.18%) OAuth2
6 7 (41.18%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (41.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (41.18%) Migration
6 7 (41.18%) VPN
6 7 (41.18%) SAML
7 6 (35.29%) Banking
7 6 (35.29%) CyberArk
7 6 (35.29%) Ansible
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) GitHub
8 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
8 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) Data Security
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (23.53%) Confluence
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) AWS
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (29.41%) GitHub
3 5 (29.41%) Nutanix
4 4 (23.53%) Azure
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.88%) GCP
6 1 (5.88%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 5 (29.41%) Kerberos
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2019
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
3 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) GitLab
4 2 (11.76%) Serena SBM
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) International Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) LDAP Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Site Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) OAuth
1 7 (41.18%) OAuth2
1 7 (41.18%) SAML
2 3 (17.65%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) SailPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (5.88%) SUSE
7 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
3 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure as Code
4 7 (41.18%) Migration
4 7 (41.18%) Observability
4 7 (41.18%) Strategic Thinking
5 5 (29.41%) CI/CD
5 5 (29.41%) Data Security
6 4 (23.53%) High Availability
6 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Security Hardening
7 3 (17.65%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) Storage Management
8 2 (11.76%) API Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (11.76%) Fintech
8 2 (11.76%) Kernel Tuning
9 1 (5.88%) Release Management
9 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
4 1 (5.88%) Bash
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Docker
4 1 (5.88%) NFS
4 1 (5.88%) Shibboleth
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas File System
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Terraform
2 6 (35.29%) Ansible
3 4 (23.53%) Control-M
3 4 (23.53%) QRadar
3 4 (23.53%) Tivoli
4 3 (17.65%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
4 3 (17.65%) Netcool
4 3 (17.65%) Puppet
4 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Icinga
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
6 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) CyberArk
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) BMC
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Qualys
3 4 (23.53%) Splunk
4 2 (11.76%) Infoblox
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) SaltStack
4 2 (11.76%) Serena
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) Altiris
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Ivanti
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec