Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 15 August 2018 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 107 115
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 25 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.43% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 1.69% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £419 £350 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -24.32% +27.59%
10th Percentile £402 £325 £318
90th Percentile £464 £375 £488
Scotland median daily rate £438 £450 £370
% change year-on-year -2.78% +21.62% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 808 593 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.61% 25.39% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 377 346
Edinburgh median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £43.39 £44.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.64% -3.31% +12.19%
10th Percentile £14.45 £40.32 £22.53
90th Percentile £32.72 £49.70 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing LDAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in Edinburgh

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (28.00%) Ansible
3 7 (28.00%) Docker
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) PKI
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.00%) Banking
5 5 (20.00%) Artifactory
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.00%) Law
6 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) DSL
6 4 (16.00%) SSL
6 4 (16.00%) Unix
6 4 (16.00%) Apache
6 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) GitLab
6 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (16.00%) Apache
1 4 (16.00%) nginx
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) DSL
2 4 (16.00%) SSL
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) BGP
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (8.00%) OSPF
4 2 (8.00%) SNMP
4 2 (8.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) VLAN
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) VXLAN
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 4 (16.00%) GitLab
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (12.00%) Administrator
1 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Analyst
2 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (8.00%) Consultant
2 2 (8.00%) Cryptography Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Architect
3 1 (4.00%) Designer
3 1 (4.00%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (4.00%) LDAP Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Servlets
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) SPML
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) PKI
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Solaris
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Kanban
2 4 (16.00%) Scrum
3 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) ITSM
3 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) BeanShell
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MBA
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (12.00%) Prometheus
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
3 3 (12.00%) Xymon
4 2 (8.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (8.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) CA
3 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Sun
3 2 (8.00%) Thales
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase