The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 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)
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 12 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.78% 0.62% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 4.76% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
Median daily rate £447 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year - +78.26%  

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 Essex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 87 63 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 20.14% 13.04% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 74
Median daily rate £450 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £34.70 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.65% +61.39%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Essex

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in Essex

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £447 -
LDAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) JBoss
1 19 (95.00%) MVC
1 19 (95.00%) Spring
1 19 (95.00%) Spring MVC
2 18 (90.00%) Web Development
2 18 (90.00%) JAAS
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) XML
3 17 (85.00%) MySQL
3 17 (85.00%) Oracle
3 17 (85.00%) JAXB
3 17 (85.00%) MariaDB
3 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (75.00%) Hibernate
5 15 (75.00%) SQL
5 15 (75.00%) EclipseLink
6 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
6 14 (70.00%) Mockito
6 14 (70.00%) TDD
7 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
7 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
7 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
7 13 (65.00%) Unix
7 13 (65.00%) Linux
7 13 (65.00%) JUnit

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (95.00%) JBoss
2 8 (40.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) G Suite
1 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) MariaDB
1 17 (85.00%) MySQL
1 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Mockito
2 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (65.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
1 19 (95.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) Spring
1 19 (95.00%) Spring MVC
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) JAAS
2 18 (90.00%) XML
3 17 (85.00%) JAXB
4 15 (75.00%) EclipseLink
4 15 (75.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (60.00%) JPA
6 8 (40.00%) JAX-RPC
6 8 (40.00%) REST
6 8 (40.00%) Struts
6 8 (40.00%) Struts2
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
1 13 (65.00%) Unix
2 12 (60.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) MVC
2 18 (90.00%) Web Development
3 14 (70.00%) TDD
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (40.00%) Web Design
6 7 (35.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (35.00%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (35.00%) Microservices
6 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
7 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Data Privacy
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Google