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 3 months to 28 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.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 118 129
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 15 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 0.55% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.50% 3.49% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 16
Median daily rate £450 £381 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +26.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £364 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +142.96% -23.07%  

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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 428 458 382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 16.65% 15.73% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 303 185
Median daily rate £338 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.89% +0.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 25
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.18% -15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £16.10 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire +4 8 £440 -
Bristol -1 4 £500 +33.33% 1
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) DevOps
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 6 (28.57%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) Pegasus
8 5 (23.81%) Unix
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (23.81%) BDD
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (23.81%) Ansible
9 4 (19.05%) Bitbucket
9 4 (19.05%) Sass
9 4 (19.05%) Mockito
9 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
9 4 (19.05%) REST

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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Fredhopper
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) IPsec
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) PuTTY
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) HBase
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) Informix
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Bitbucket
1 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
1 4 (19.05%) Mockito
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Project Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) REST
2 4 (19.05%) Sass
2 4 (19.05%) SOAP
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
3 3 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) LAMP
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (9.52%) SAML
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) EJB
5 1 (4.76%) Flash
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) WSDL
5 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) CentOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) High Availability
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) RHCE
2 1 (4.76%) RHCSS
2 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) GFS2
3 2 (9.52%) HDFS
3 2 (9.52%) OCFS2
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.52%) Shibboleth
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) Pegasus
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) Gemalto
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.76%) BEA
7 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.76%) Sybase
7 1 (4.76%) VeriFone
7 1 (4.76%) WorldPay
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Posted: 12 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago