Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 November 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)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 178 182
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 +18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 31 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.23% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 0.90% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 18
South West median daily rate £450 £443 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +22.92% -7.69%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £326
90th Percentile £533 £663 £432
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £49.46
% change year-on-year +46.55% -41.37% +32.78%

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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,731 1,451 1,601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.82% 25.82% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,149 919 1,162
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +5.41% -1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 23 20
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £48.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +32.41% -14.71%
10th Percentile £24.05 £35.00 £18.63
90th Percentile £63.38 £58.75 £53.88
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing LDAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in the South West

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in the South West

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in the South West

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in the South West

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Somerset - 15 £500 -
Bristol 0 11 £438 -2.78% 2
Devon +3 2 £379 -
Wiltshire -17 2 - - 1
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
3 20 (64.52%) CentOS
4 19 (61.29%) Unix
5 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
6 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
6 17 (54.84%) Ansible
7 16 (51.61%) Firewall
7 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (51.61%) Kerberos
7 16 (51.61%) Network Security
8 15 (48.39%) OpenLDAP
9 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
9 13 (41.94%) Hadoop
10 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) DevOps
12 6 (19.35%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (16.13%) Migration
13 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
13 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
13 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
14 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
14 4 (12.90%) Puppet
15 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
15 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
15 3 (9.68%) Marketing
15 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
15 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
15 3 (9.68%) NFS

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Teamcenter
2 2 (6.45%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) Firewall
1 16 (51.61%) Kerberos
1 16 (51.61%) Network Security
2 15 (48.39%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) Grunt
3 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Expert
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Subject Matter Expert
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Data Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Itk
1 3 (9.68%) LAMP
1 3 (9.68%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) Apache CXF
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) EJB
3 1 (3.23%) Handlebars
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) Java EE
3 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
3 1 (3.23%) JMS
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) React
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) CESG
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) CentOS
3 19 (61.29%) Unix
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.68%) Debian
5 3 (9.68%) Windows
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) Document Management
4 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
4 3 (9.68%) Security Hardening
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (6.45%) Proactive Management
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) PHP
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) NFS
2 3 (9.68%) Samba
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) OpenAM
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Ansible
2 6 (19.35%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (12.90%) Puppet
4 2 (6.45%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Juniper
3 2 (6.45%) McAfee
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.45%) Sophos
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Capita
4 1 (3.23%) hybris
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Pega