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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 116 112
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 20 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.86% 0.67% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 4.35% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 22
Median daily rate £434 £480 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +29.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £328 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +7.51% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.73 £29.17
% change year-on-year - +73.91%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 473 391 607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 20.39% 15.32% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 231 321
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 28 59
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £17.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -10 12 £447 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £291 - 1
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £213 -51.70% 2
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 21 (55.26%) Java
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
1 21 (55.26%) Spring
2 20 (52.63%) HTML
3 19 (50.00%) XML
3 19 (50.00%) Unix
3 19 (50.00%) JBoss
3 19 (50.00%) MVC
3 19 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 18 (47.37%) Web Development
4 18 (47.37%) JAAS
4 18 (47.37%) CSS
5 17 (44.74%) MySQL
5 17 (44.74%) Oracle
5 17 (44.74%) JAXB
5 17 (44.74%) MariaDB
5 17 (44.74%) Relational Database
6 16 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 15 (39.47%) Hibernate
7 15 (39.47%) JUnit
7 15 (39.47%) SQL
7 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
7 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (39.47%) TDD
7 15 (39.47%) EclipseLink
8 14 (36.84%) Mockito
8 14 (36.84%) PL/SQL
9 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
9 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration

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 19 (50.00%) JBoss
2 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) G Suite
1 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) DHCP
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.63%) SNMP
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) MariaDB
1 17 (44.74%) MySQL
1 17 (44.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
1 15 (39.47%) JUnit
2 14 (36.84%) Mockito
3 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
1 21 (55.26%) Java Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) IT Support
6 1 (2.63%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) Spring
2 20 (52.63%) HTML
3 19 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 19 (50.00%) XML
4 18 (47.37%) CSS
4 18 (47.37%) JAAS
5 17 (44.74%) JAXB
6 15 (39.47%) EclipseLink
6 15 (39.47%) Hibernate
7 12 (31.58%) JPA
8 8 (21.05%) JAX-RPC
8 8 (21.05%) REST
8 8 (21.05%) Struts
8 8 (21.05%) Struts2
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) J2EE
10 2 (5.26%) Ajax
11 1 (2.63%) JSON
11 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) RIA
2 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) Unix
3 12 (31.58%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.53%) Windows
5 2 (5.26%) CentOS
5 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Debian
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) MVC
2 18 (47.37%) Web Development
3 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
5 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (21.05%) Web Design
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (18.42%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (18.42%) Microservices
6 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.26%) Migration
9 1 (2.63%) ITIL
9 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.63%) Scrum
9 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) PL/SQL
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) AWK
6 1 (2.63%) Korn
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Dell
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) VMware