Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 October 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 170 141
Rank change year-on-year -10 -29 +12
Contract jobs citing LDAP 29 21 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 0.43% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 2.48% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 38
East of England median daily rate £450 £440 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +15.05% -14.78%
10th Percentile £333 £350 £294
90th Percentile £522 £540 £500
England median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £42.00
England median hourly rate £29.00 £49.46 £29.00
% change year-on-year -41.37% +70.55% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 947 846 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.75% 17.32% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 472 527
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £179 £200 £194
90th Percentile £573 £538 £500
England median daily rate £405 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 63 132
East of England median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +17.19% +30.61%
10th Percentile £12.81 £12.98 £10.28
90th Percentile £44.05 £45.00 £52.38
England median hourly rate £18.50 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -20.43% +16.25% +2.56%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing LDAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in the East of England

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in the East of England

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in the East of England

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in the East of England

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -12 15 £449 -
Norfolk -1 4 £513 +22.02% 2
Hertfordshire -5 4 £373 - 2
Cambridgeshire -19 3 £350 -27.08% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) XML
3 18 (62.07%) Spring
4 16 (55.17%) Linux
4 16 (55.17%) JBoss
5 15 (51.72%) SQL
5 15 (51.72%) Oracle
5 15 (51.72%) CSS
5 15 (51.72%) MVC
5 15 (51.72%) Spring MVC
6 14 (48.28%) Web Development
6 14 (48.28%) MySQL
6 14 (48.28%) JAAS
6 14 (48.28%) MariaDB
6 14 (48.28%) Relational Database
7 13 (44.83%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (44.83%) EclipseLink
7 13 (44.83%) JAXB
7 13 (44.83%) Web Services
7 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
7 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
8 12 (41.38%) TDD
8 12 (41.38%) Mockito
8 12 (41.38%) PL/SQL
8 12 (41.38%) Unix
8 12 (41.38%) HTTP
9 11 (37.93%) Mac OS X
9 11 (37.93%) JUnit

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (55.17%) JBoss
2 10 (34.48%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.90%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.45%) CMS
5 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) HTTP
2 8 (27.59%) SSL
3 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (3.45%) SNMP
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) MariaDB
1 14 (48.28%) MySQL
1 14 (48.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Mockito
2 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 11 (37.93%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Identity Management Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) XML
3 18 (62.07%) Spring
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) Spring MVC
5 14 (48.28%) JAAS
6 13 (44.83%) EclipseLink
6 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
6 13 (44.83%) JAXB
6 13 (44.83%) Web Services
7 11 (37.93%) JPA
8 10 (34.48%) Struts
9 9 (31.03%) JAX-RPC
9 9 (31.03%) Struts2
10 7 (24.14%) REST
11 5 (17.24%) J2EE
12 3 (10.34%) Ajax
12 3 (10.34%) SAML
13 1 (3.45%) Java EE
13 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Unix
3 11 (37.93%) Mac OS X
4 3 (10.34%) Windows
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Debian
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) MVC
2 14 (48.28%) Web Development
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
6 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
6 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (31.03%) Web Design
7 8 (27.59%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (27.59%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
7 8 (27.59%) Visualisation
8 6 (20.69%) Microservices
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
10 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
10 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
10 3 (10.34%) SDLC
11 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 12 (41.38%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.79%) C
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) AWK
7 1 (3.45%) Jython
7 1 (3.45%) Korn
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Pega
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat