Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 97 100
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3 -38
Contract jobs citing LDAP 6 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.47% 0.82% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 3.13% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +106.25% -38.46%
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £275 £400
% change year-on-year +54.55% -31.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 278 480 376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.96% 26.13% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 254 148
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £239
90th Percentile £560 £519 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 11
Reading median hourly rate £19.66 £19.61 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +12.06% +6.06%
10th Percentile £12.90 £10.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £56.76 £52.96 £45.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -53.57% +97.18%

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 22 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (66.67%) 4G
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
2 4 (66.67%) INAP
2 4 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (66.67%) SPML
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) LTE
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) GitHub
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) GitLab
5 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (16.67%) vCloud
5 1 (16.67%) IMAP
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
2 4 (66.67%) 4G
2 4 (66.67%) INAP
2 4 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) IMAP
4 1 (16.67%) SMPP
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Core Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) SPML
3 1 (16.67%) CORBA
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (16.67%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware