Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 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
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 424 296 460
Rank change year-on-year -128 +164 -62
Contract jobs citing LDAP 109 96 139
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.60% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 1.58% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 67 108
10th Percentile £305 £363 £413
25th Percentile £450 £444 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £550
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% -6.82% +4.76%
75th Percentile £672 £586 £675
90th Percentile £750 £695 £775
England median daily rate £500 £490 £500
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £66.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year -69.70% +105.96% +16.53%

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 10,677 6,061 14,847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.51% 38.18% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,954 4,511 11,191
10th Percentile £400 £375 £375
25th Percentile £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.44%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £603
90th Percentile £720 £713 £675
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 35 61
10th Percentile £24.85 £22.90 £13.50
25th Percentile £35.19 £31.06 £34.00
Median hourly rate £49.00 £47.00 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +4.26% -6.00% +16.96%
75th Percentile £65.00 £63.00 £55.00
90th Percentile £68.98 £67.91 £68.75
England median hourly rate £47.25 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.36%

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -31 14 £490 -6.76% 3
West London - 3 £690 - 1
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 60 (55.05%) Active Directory
2 41 (37.61%) Windows
3 40 (36.70%) Linux
4 38 (34.86%) DNS
4 38 (34.86%) JIRA
5 37 (33.94%) Azure
6 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
6 35 (32.11%) Python
6 35 (32.11%) Social Skills
7 30 (27.52%) SQL
8 29 (26.61%) AWS
9 27 (24.77%) Apache
10 26 (23.85%) Java
10 26 (23.85%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (22.94%) Single Sign-On
11 25 (22.94%) SAML
11 25 (22.94%) Finance
11 25 (22.94%) ServiceNow
12 24 (22.02%) DevOps
12 24 (22.02%) Migration
12 24 (22.02%) Oracle
12 24 (22.02%) Kerberos
13 23 (21.10%) VMware
13 23 (21.10%) Ansible
14 22 (20.18%) Unix
15 21 (19.27%) Change Management
15 21 (19.27%) PowerShell
15 21 (19.27%) Bash Shell
15 21 (19.27%) High Availability
16 19 (17.43%) OAuth

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 27 (24.77%) Apache
2 18 (16.51%) IIS
3 17 (15.60%) Tomcat
4 16 (14.68%) SharePoint
5 13 (11.93%) Confluence
6 8 (7.34%) nginx
7 5 (4.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.75%) JBoss
9 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.83%) Appian
10 2 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.83%) CMS
10 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.92%) Mule
11 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.94%) Azure
2 29 (26.61%) AWS
3 15 (13.76%) GCP
3 15 (13.76%) GitHub
4 14 (12.84%) PaaS
5 13 (11.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (11.01%) Microsoft 365
7 11 (10.09%) IaaS
8 9 (8.26%) Google Workspace
8 9 (8.26%) SaaS
9 6 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (4.59%) Apigee
11 4 (3.67%) AWS CodePipeline
11 4 (3.67%) OpenShift
11 4 (3.67%) Snowflake
12 3 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (1.83%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.86%) DNS
2 24 (22.02%) Kerberos
3 15 (13.76%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.84%) SSL
5 12 (11.01%) HTTP
6 11 (10.09%) FTP
6 11 (10.09%) SMTP
7 10 (9.17%) Firewall
8 5 (4.59%) DHCP
8 5 (4.59%) VLAN
9 4 (3.67%) NAS
10 3 (2.75%) Internet
10 3 (2.75%) IPv4
10 3 (2.75%) SAN
10 3 (2.75%) VPN
11 2 (1.83%) LAN
11 2 (1.83%) Network Security
11 2 (1.83%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (1.83%) WebEx
11 2 (1.83%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) MySQL
2 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.01%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.50%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.67%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.67%) Redis
8 4 (3.67%) Riak
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2019
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.67%) Sybase ASE
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 38 (34.86%) JIRA
2 16 (14.68%) TeamCity
3 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.93%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.01%) Subversion
5 6 (5.50%) GitLab
5 6 (5.50%) Maven
6 5 (4.59%) Serena SBM
7 4 (3.67%) Gradle
7 4 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.75%) Selenium
9 2 (1.83%) Appium
9 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.83%) Mocha
9 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.83%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.92%) Ant
10 1 (0.92%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.92%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 35 (32.11%) Social Skills
2 25 (22.94%) Finance
3 16 (14.68%) Banking
3 16 (14.68%) Public Sector
4 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (1.83%) Back Office
6 2 (1.83%) International Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Law
6 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.92%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Legal
7 1 (0.92%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 19 (17.43%) Architect
2 16 (14.68%) Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Consultant
4 10 (9.17%) Developer
5 6 (5.50%) Administrator
6 5 (4.59%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.59%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Business Architect
7 4 (3.67%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (3.67%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Security Specialist
7 4 (3.67%) Site Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.67%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu Specialist
8 3 (2.75%) MySQL Specialist
8 3 (2.75%) SailPoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) SAML
2 19 (17.43%) OAuth
3 18 (16.51%) .NET
4 14 (12.84%) REST
5 12 (11.01%) OpenID
6 11 (10.09%) OAuth2
7 10 (9.17%) SailPoint
7 10 (9.17%) SOAP
7 10 (9.17%) XML
8 9 (8.26%) JSON
8 9 (8.26%) LAMP
8 9 (8.26%) Web Services
9 8 (7.34%) HTML
10 7 (6.42%) CSS
10 7 (6.42%) SPNEGO
11 6 (5.50%) Ajax
11 6 (5.50%) CSS3
11 6 (5.50%) Node.js
11 6 (5.50%) WCF
11 6 (5.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Replication
2 12 (11.01%) PKI
3 8 (7.34%) Clustering
4 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.75%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.83%) CMDB
6 2 (1.83%) Legacy Applications
6 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.83%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.92%) DataPower
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.92%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.92%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.61%) Windows
2 40 (36.70%) Linux
3 22 (20.18%) Unix
4 13 (11.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (11.01%) Solaris
5 12 (11.01%) Windows Server
6 9 (8.26%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.75%) CentOS
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.83%) SUSE
8 2 (1.83%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.92%) VMS
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (22.02%) DevOps
2 24 (22.02%) Migration
3 21 (19.27%) Change Management
3 21 (19.27%) High Availability
4 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.51%) Identity Access Management
6 16 (14.68%) ITIL
7 13 (11.93%) Change Control
7 13 (11.93%) ITSM
8 12 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (10.09%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (10.09%) Storage Management
10 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.17%) Decision-Making
10 10 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (9.17%) Problem Management
10 10 (9.17%) Project Management
11 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.26%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.11%) Python
2 30 (27.52%) SQL
3 26 (23.85%) Java
4 21 (19.27%) Bash Shell
4 21 (19.27%) PowerShell
5 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.01%) Perl
6 12 (11.01%) Shell Script
7 9 (8.26%) C#
8 8 (7.34%) Ruby
9 5 (4.59%) PHP
10 4 (3.67%) Go
10 4 (3.67%) Groovy
10 4 (3.67%) Korn
10 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.75%) AWK
11 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.83%) VBA
12 2 (1.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.67%) Degree
1 4 (3.67%) RHCE
1 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (1.83%) CISSP
3 2 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.83%) MOS
4 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.92%) CCNA
4 1 (0.92%) CISA
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.92%) CISM
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.92%) MCSE
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) GDPR
1 6 (5.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (4.59%) QA
3 3 (2.75%) NIST
4 1 (0.92%) HL7
System Software
1 60 (55.05%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.01%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (9.17%) Docker
5 7 (6.42%) NFS
6 4 (3.67%) Veritas File System
6 4 (3.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (2.75%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.92%) KVM
9 1 (0.92%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.92%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.92%) OpenDJ
9 1 (0.92%) RACF
9 1 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (22.94%) Single Sign-On
2 23 (21.10%) Ansible
3 16 (14.68%) Terraform
4 11 (10.09%) Kubernetes
5 10 (9.17%) Control-M
5 10 (9.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (9.17%) QRadar
5 10 (9.17%) Tivoli
5 10 (9.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (6.42%) CA Single Sign-On
7 6 (5.50%) Netcool
7 6 (5.50%) Puppet
7 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.75%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (2.75%) Data Guard
9 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 3 (2.75%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (2.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Icinga
Vendors
1 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.94%) ServiceNow
3 24 (22.02%) Oracle
4 23 (21.10%) VMware
5 18 (16.51%) Red Hat
6 16 (14.68%) BMC
7 14 (12.84%) CyberArk
7 14 (12.84%) Splunk
8 12 (11.01%) IBM
9 11 (10.09%) EMC
10 10 (9.17%) Okta
10 10 (9.17%) Qualys
11 8 (7.34%) CA
12 6 (5.50%) Cisco
12 6 (5.50%) SaltStack
12 6 (5.50%) Sybase
13 5 (4.59%) Adobe
13 5 (4.59%) Google
13 5 (4.59%) Serena
14 4 (3.67%) Infoblox