Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 101 219
Rank change year-on-year -57 +118 +25
Contract jobs citing LDAP 16 13 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.73% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 2.44% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
10th Percentile £449 £409 £413
25th Percentile £463 £453 £459
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £508 £500
Median % change year-on-year -1.48% +1.50% -6.98%
75th Percentile £572 £547 £559
90th Percentile £643 £644 £644
Central London median daily rate £500 £508 £550
% change year-on-year -1.48% -7.73% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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 1,300 533 2,121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.44% 29.86% 35.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 425 1,733
10th Percentile £413 £363 £406
25th Percentile £483 £425 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £533
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -1.50% +1.52%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £618
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £590 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +12.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
10th Percentile £18.78 £26.28 £31.06
25th Percentile £24.25 £30.44 £41.23
Median hourly rate £35.75 £35.50 £46.85
Median % change year-on-year +0.70% -24.22% +112.94%
75th Percentile £45.25 £38.69 £53.91
90th Percentile £68.43 £39.48 £60.25
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £46.85
% change year-on-year -1.41% -24.22% +112.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing LDAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram 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 19 October 2021, 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 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Ansible
4 7 (43.75%) DNS
4 7 (43.75%) JIRA
5 6 (37.50%) AWS
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) Kerberos
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Terraform
6 5 (31.25%) CyberArk
6 5 (31.25%) GitHub
6 5 (31.25%) Security Hardening
6 5 (31.25%) BMC
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Azure
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (31.25%) High Availability
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Banking
6 5 (31.25%) Subversion
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (25.00%) Splunk

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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) GitHub
3 4 (25.00%) GCP
4 3 (18.75%) IaaS
4 3 (18.75%) PaaS
4 3 (18.75%) SaaS
4 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (6.25%) Apigee
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) Kerberos
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) GitLab
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Serena SBM
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) International Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) LDAP Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Site Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SailPoint Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) OAuth
1 4 (25.00%) OAuth2
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) SAML
2 3 (18.75%) SailPoint
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) JSP
4 1 (6.25%) OpenID
4 1 (6.25%) Servlets
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) SPNEGO
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Solaris
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Security Hardening
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Storage Management
4 3 (18.75%) API Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (18.75%) Kernel Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Observability
4 3 (18.75%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Web SSO
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) BeanShell
5 1 (6.25%) Bourne shell
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Korn
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.25%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) NFS
4 2 (12.50%) Docker
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas File System
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (6.25%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Ansible
2 6 (37.50%) Terraform
3 4 (25.00%) Control-M
3 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (25.00%) Netcool
3 4 (25.00%) QRadar
3 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (6.25%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Icinga
6 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
6 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) BMC
2 5 (31.25%) CyberArk
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Qualys
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) SaltStack
3 4 (25.00%) Splunk
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.25%) Altiris
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Ivanti
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) Serena
5 1 (6.25%) Sophos
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec