Period
to 28 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 September 2020 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)
England > London
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 266 437 388
Rank change year-on-year +171 -49 -26
Contract jobs citing LDAP 88 129 262
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 0.93% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 89 186
Median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £406 £383 £363
90th Percentile £671 £713 £656
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year -17.65% -12.82% +62.50%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,024 13,848 18,043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.76% 36.40% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,511 10,339 13,626
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £363 £375 £371
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 71 88
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.83 £43.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.82% +9.64% +32.20%
10th Percentile £22.60 £21.25 £20.48
90th Percentile £47.48 £68.75 £72.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +7.14% +5.00%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in London

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing LDAP in London.

Daily rate trend for LDAP in London

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing LDAP in London over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for LDAP in London

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing LDAP in London.

Hourly rate trend for LDAP in London

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the London region over the 6 months to 28 September 2020. 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
Central London +147 17 £515 -6.36% 3
South London +53 6 £488 +7.73%
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 44 (50.00%) Linux
2 43 (48.86%) Active Directory
3 34 (38.64%) DevOps
4 33 (37.50%) AWS
5 31 (35.23%) Azure
6 29 (32.95%) Oracle
7 28 (31.82%) Windows
7 28 (31.82%) Terraform
8 27 (30.68%) SQL Server
8 27 (30.68%) Python
9 26 (29.55%) MySQL
10 23 (26.14%) Microsoft
11 22 (25.00%) Kerberos
11 22 (25.00%) Unix
11 22 (25.00%) Ansible
11 22 (25.00%) Puppet
12 21 (23.86%) Configuration Management
13 20 (22.73%) Java
13 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
13 20 (22.73%) Docker
13 20 (22.73%) Kubernetes
14 19 (21.59%) VMware
14 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (20.45%) Web Services
16 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
16 17 (19.32%) DNS
17 16 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (18.18%) High Availability
17 16 (18.18%) ServiceNow
18 15 (17.05%) GitHub

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (14.77%) Apache
2 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.36%) Confluence
4 9 (10.23%) IIS
5 8 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (7.95%) nginx
7 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
8 4 (4.55%) CMS
9 2 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (2.27%) JBoss
9 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.14%) Appian
10 1 (1.14%) Liferay
10 1 (1.14%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.50%) AWS
2 31 (35.23%) Azure
3 15 (17.05%) GitHub
3 15 (17.05%) SaaS
4 13 (14.77%) PaaS
5 11 (12.50%) GCP
6 9 (10.23%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (10.23%) IaaS
7 5 (5.68%) Office 365
8 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (2.27%) Datadog
9 2 (2.27%) OpenShift
9 2 (2.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 17 (19.32%) DNS
3 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
4 14 (15.91%) Firewall
4 14 (15.91%) HTTP
5 10 (11.36%) SSL
6 6 (6.82%) DHCP
6 6 (6.82%) HTTPS
6 6 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (6.82%) SAN
7 5 (5.68%) VLAN
8 4 (4.55%) SMTP
8 4 (4.55%) SNMP
8 4 (4.55%) VPN
9 3 (3.41%) FTP
9 3 (3.41%) Network Security
10 2 (2.27%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (2.27%) SSH
10 2 (2.27%) VSAN
10 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.55%) MySQL
3 14 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (4.55%) MariaDB
5 4 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
6 3 (3.41%) Big Data
6 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.41%) HBase
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.27%) DB2
7 2 (2.27%) Flink
7 2 (2.27%) JanusGraph
7 2 (2.27%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) JIRA
2 11 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.50%) Subversion
3 8 (9.09%) GitLab
4 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.82%) Maven
5 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.68%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.27%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.14%) Serena SBM
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Public Sector
3 7 (7.95%) Banking
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 4 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.27%) International Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (1.14%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
7 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Architect
3 12 (13.64%) Consultant
4 6 (6.82%) Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (5.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Site Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Administrator
6 4 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) IAM Consultant
6 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (4.55%) SailPoint Architect
6 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) Web Services
2 13 (14.77%) .NET
2 13 (14.77%) SailPoint
3 11 (12.50%) HTML
3 11 (12.50%) SAML
4 9 (10.23%) OAuth
5 8 (9.09%) Celery
5 8 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (9.09%) SPML
5 8 (9.09%) XML
6 7 (7.95%) Middleware
6 7 (7.95%) Node.js
6 7 (7.95%) OpenID
7 6 (6.82%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.82%) SOAP
7 6 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (6.82%) WCF
7 6 (6.82%) XACML
7 6 (6.82%) YAML
8 5 (5.68%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Clustering
2 9 (10.23%) CMDB
2 9 (10.23%) PKI
3 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.82%) Blog
5 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.41%) Replication
8 2 (2.27%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.27%) DataPower
8 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.00%) Linux
2 28 (31.82%) Windows
3 22 (25.00%) Unix
4 12 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2019
8 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (7.95%) Mac OS X
10 6 (6.82%) AIX
10 6 (6.82%) CentOS
10 6 (6.82%) Debian
10 6 (6.82%) Solaris
10 6 (6.82%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.64%) DevOps
2 21 (23.86%) Configuration Management
3 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.18%) High Availability
5 15 (17.05%) Workflow
6 14 (15.91%) ITIL
7 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure as Code
7 12 (13.64%) Migration
8 10 (11.36%) ETL
9 9 (10.23%) Change Management
9 9 (10.23%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
11 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
11 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
11 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (7.95%) Microservices
11 7 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (6.82%) ITSM
12 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.68%) Python
2 20 (22.73%) Java
3 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.05%) SQL
5 13 (14.77%) Shell Script
6 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 11 (12.50%) C#
7 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.82%) Perl
10 4 (4.55%) Ruby
10 4 (4.55%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.41%) BeanShell
12 1 (1.14%) C
12 1 (1.14%) Go
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.09%) Degree
4 7 (7.95%) CISSP
5 6 (6.82%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.68%) Master's Degree
7 3 (3.41%) AWS Certification
7 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.27%) CCNA
8 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.14%) CCNP
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) GDPR
2 3 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.27%) GxP
3 2 (2.27%) NCSC
3 2 (2.27%) NIST
3 2 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (48.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.73%) Docker
3 16 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.27%) Varnish
6 1 (1.14%) HDFS
6 1 (1.14%) IAG
6 1 (1.14%) OpenIDM
6 1 (1.14%) oVirt
6 1 (1.14%) Samba
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (31.82%) Terraform
2 22 (25.00%) Ansible
2 22 (25.00%) Puppet
3 20 (22.73%) Kubernetes
4 14 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (11.36%) Kibana
7 9 (10.23%) Grafana
7 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (6.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (3.41%) Nagios
10 3 (3.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (2.27%) Consul
11 2 (2.27%) Data Guard
11 2 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (2.27%) logstash
11 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
11 2 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (2.27%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) Oracle
2 23 (26.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.59%) VMware
4 16 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 13 (14.77%) Sybase
6 10 (11.36%) SaltStack
7 9 (10.23%) IBM
7 9 (10.23%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.82%) HP
8 6 (6.82%) Splunk
9 5 (5.68%) CyberArk
10 4 (4.55%) Sun
11 3 (3.41%) Ab Initio
11 3 (3.41%) ForgeRock
11 3 (3.41%) Infoblox
11 3 (3.41%) Informatica
11 3 (3.41%) NetApp
11 3 (3.41%) SAP
11 3 (3.41%) Sophos
12 2 (2.27%) 3PAR