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 30 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 118 108
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 18 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.85% 0.40% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.80% 2.75% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 17
Median daily rate £424 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -11.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £331 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £511 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +11.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £28.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +153.53% -26.28%  

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 375 363 396
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.62% 14.44% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 202 191
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 65
Median hourly rate £22.85 £45.00 £24.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.22% +86.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £15.00 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £42.50
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 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -7 8 £469 -
Hertfordshire +5 5 £370 +13.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £365 +2.81%
Norfolk +3 2 £525 -4.54% 1
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) Unix
3 13 (38.24%) Oracle
3 13 (38.24%) DNS
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
6 10 (29.41%) Linux
6 10 (29.41%) ITIL
6 10 (29.41%) JBoss
7 9 (26.47%) HTML
7 9 (26.47%) Spring
8 8 (23.53%) SSL
9 7 (20.59%) JAXB
9 7 (20.59%) XML
9 7 (20.59%) FTP
9 7 (20.59%) JUnit
9 7 (20.59%) CSS
9 7 (20.59%) Windows
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) Web Development
9 7 (20.59%) Spring MVC
9 7 (20.59%) JAAS
9 7 (20.59%) Firewall
9 7 (20.59%) MVC
9 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
9 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
10 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 6 (17.65%) MariaDB
10 6 (17.65%) TDD

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 10 (29.41%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
3 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
3 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.76%) Apache
5 3 (8.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) G Suite
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DNS
2 8 (23.53%) SSL
3 7 (20.59%) Firewall
3 7 (20.59%) FTP
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.71%) HTTP
6 4 (11.76%) BGP
6 4 (11.76%) IMAP
6 4 (11.76%) Internet
6 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (11.76%) IPsec
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
6 4 (11.76%) MPLS
6 4 (11.76%) Network Security
6 4 (11.76%) OSPF
6 4 (11.76%) SMTP
6 4 (11.76%) VoIP
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
7 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MariaDB
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.59%) JUnit
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Mockito
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
1 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Identity Management Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
1 9 (26.47%) Spring
2 7 (20.59%) CSS
2 7 (20.59%) JAAS
2 7 (20.59%) JAXB
2 7 (20.59%) Spring MVC
2 7 (20.59%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) EclipseLink
3 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.76%) J2EE
4 4 (11.76%) JPA
5 3 (8.82%) Middleware
5 3 (8.82%) OAuth
5 3 (8.82%) SAML
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) JAX-RPC
6 2 (5.88%) Struts
6 2 (5.88%) Struts2
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) RIA
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Unix
2 10 (29.41%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Windows
4 4 (11.76%) Mac OS X
5 3 (8.82%) AIX
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Web Development
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (5.88%) Data Privacy
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Web Design
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CCNA
1 1 (2.94%) CCNP
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Dell
5 3 (8.82%) Google
5 3 (8.82%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) CA
7 1 (2.94%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy
7 1 (2.94%) Sun