Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 January 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 85 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +12
Contract jobs citing LDAP 4 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.50% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 2.31% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 21
Reading median daily rate £450 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% +27.27%
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +45.45% -21.43% +22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 320 303 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.58% 21.44% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 179 346
Reading median daily rate £388 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £273 £300
90th Percentile £525 £490 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 19
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -50.00% +38.46%
10th Percentile £11.95 £16.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £30.75 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% -8.75% +23.08%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in Reading

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Korn
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) C-shell
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) C-shell
1 2 (50.00%) Korn
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle