The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 38 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.31% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +11.21% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £28.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +153.53% -26.28%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 36 39 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 11.15% 11.57% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 9
Median daily rate £330 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.35% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £196 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.90% -70.48%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Merseyside

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Liverpool +1 1 £400 -
LDAP
North West

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Spring Security

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) EJB
2 3 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Spring Security
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle