Period
to 15 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 124 111
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +15
Contract jobs citing LDAP 30 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.06% 0.61% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 2.41% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £375 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -23.08% +39.29%
10th Percentile £381 £263 £466
90th Percentile £594 £538 £499
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +10.00% +10.29% -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 800 747 551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.34% 25.30% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 440 333
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £268
90th Percentile £564 £538 £502
Scotland median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -42.31% +108.00%
10th Percentile £36.25 £25.00 £44.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £35.00 £52.03
Scotland median hourly rate £38.75 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +61.46% -46.67% +11.44%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 14 (46.67%) Solaris
1 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (43.33%) Ansible
2 13 (43.33%) Docker
3 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (36.67%) SSL
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) Scrum
4 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (33.33%) Windows
6 9 (30.00%) Linux
6 9 (30.00%) Apache
6 9 (30.00%) Banking
6 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 9 (30.00%) Kubernetes
6 9 (30.00%) Kanban
6 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (26.67%) nginx
7 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle ZFS
7 8 (26.67%) Artifactory
7 8 (26.67%) GitLab
7 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (26.67%) DSL
7 8 (26.67%) DNS
8 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.00%) Unix

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 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (30.00%) Apache
3 8 (26.67%) nginx
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.67%) CMS
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) OpenShift
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) SSL
2 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) DSL
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (26.67%) Artifactory
2 8 (26.67%) GitLab
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (30.00%) Banking
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Administrator
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
1 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Charles River Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
1 4 (13.33%) Spring
1 4 (13.33%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) XML Messaging
3 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) JSP
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) SailPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Servlets
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Solaris
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Scrum
2 9 (30.00%) Kanban
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
3 6 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) OWASP
6 2 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) VB
4 4 (13.33%) VBA
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) BeanShell
6 1 (3.33%) Java 8
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Docker
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Ansible
2 9 (30.00%) Kubernetes
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (20.00%) Prometheus
4 6 (20.00%) Puppet
4 6 (20.00%) Xymon
5 2 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Charles River
3 3 (10.00%) F5
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) CA
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase