Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 10 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 98 96
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing LDAP 26 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.62% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.09% 0.52% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £410 - -
East of England median daily rate £420 £475 £363
% change year-on-year -11.58% +31.03% -13.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £29.61

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 427 387 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.59% 24.43% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 210 205
Hertfordshire median daily rate £436 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% -2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £261 £280 £265
90th Percentile £569 £575 £545
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £40.75 - £41.13
10th Percentile £16.50 - £29.91
90th Percentile £52.50 - £44.34
East of England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.71% +21.53% -4.00%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 15 £420 -
Watford - 6 £350 - 2
LDAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 13 (50.00%) DNS
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) SCOM
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
5 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
5 9 (34.62%) DFS Replication
5 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (23.08%) VPN
8 6 (23.08%) SSL
8 6 (23.08%) IBM
8 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 6 (23.08%) Web Services
8 6 (23.08%) XML
8 6 (23.08%) XSLT
8 6 (23.08%) DataPower
8 6 (23.08%) JSON
8 6 (23.08%) REST
9 4 (15.38%) PKI

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) SSL
2 6 (23.08%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) FTP
3 4 (15.38%) HTTP
3 4 (15.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory Specialist
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Active Directory Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Support Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Web Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Identity Management Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Management Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Cognos Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) JSON
1 6 (23.08%) REST
1 6 (23.08%) SOAP
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
1 6 (23.08%) XML
1 6 (23.08%) XSLT
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) OpenID
3 1 (3.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 6 (23.08%) DataPower
3 4 (15.38%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) FMCG
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
2 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.85%) Data Security
5 1 (3.85%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.85%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) DFS Replication
2 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
2 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) IBM
4 4 (15.38%) CA
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Cognos