Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 117 111
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing LDAP 33 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 2.56% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +0.67% +6.43%
10th Percentile £403 £263 £308
90th Percentile £550 £538 £491
Scotland median daily rate £431 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +7.81% +17.65% -2.86%
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 831 703 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.00% 25.42% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 429 353
Edinburgh median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £313 £267 £285
90th Percentile £550 £538 £503
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.17 £43.39 £46.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.95% -5.93% +14.23%
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +20.37% -28.95% -5.89%

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

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (39.39%) Solaris
1 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
1 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
1 13 (39.39%) Ansible
1 13 (39.39%) Docker
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
3 10 (30.30%) DNS
3 10 (30.30%) SSL
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
4 9 (27.27%) Kanban
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle ZFS
5 8 (24.24%) GitLab
5 8 (24.24%) Banking
5 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Satellite
5 8 (24.24%) nginx
5 8 (24.24%) Artifactory
5 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
5 8 (24.24%) DSL
5 8 (24.24%) Apache
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 7 (21.21%) Law

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 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
2 8 (24.24%) Apache
2 8 (24.24%) nginx
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) OpenShift
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) DNS
1 10 (30.30%) SSL
2 8 (24.24%) DSL
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) BGP
4 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.06%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (6.06%) OSPF
4 2 (6.06%) SNMP
4 2 (6.06%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) VXLAN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Artifactory
2 8 (24.24%) GitLab
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Law
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (12.12%) Administrator
1 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) Consultant
2 3 (9.09%) Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (6.06%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Agile Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Charles River Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Cryptography Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (3.03%) LDAP Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) RESTful
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) XML Messaging
4 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) JSP
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) SailPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Servlets
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) SPML
4 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Solaris
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Kanban
2 9 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 6 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (15.15%) DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Business Transformation
5 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
6 2 (6.06%) OWASP
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) VB
4 3 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) BeanShell
5 1 (3.03%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Docker
2 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) VMware NSX
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.06%) vSphere
6 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Ansible
2 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (18.18%) Prometheus
4 6 (18.18%) Puppet
4 6 (18.18%) Xymon
5 2 (6.06%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) CA
3 2 (6.06%) Charles River
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Thales