Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 168 181
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13 +9
Contract jobs citing LDAP 37 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.73% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 1.88% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 19
South West median daily rate £519 £440 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.90% +12.10% +4.67%
10th Percentile £414 £277 £358
90th Percentile £567 £545 £475
England median daily rate £488 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
South West median hourly rate £27.50 - £27.50
10th Percentile £26.25 - £26.25
90th Percentile £28.75 - £31.75
England median hourly rate £22.75 £72.89 £29.00
% change year-on-year -68.79% +151.34% -25.64%

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 1,327 1,493 1,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.04% 28.81% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 971 1,080
South West median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £273 £275
90th Percentile £563 £550 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 41 77
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £40.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.88% -3.57% +13.51%
10th Percentile £29.85 £31.25 £25.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £53.75 £57.00
England median hourly rate £42.26 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +3.07% +7.19% +9.29%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +19 22 £525 +31.25%
Dorset - 8 - - 1
Bristol -7 2 £538 +19.44% 2
Devon - 2 £450 -
Wiltshire +7 1 - -
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 30 (81.08%) Linux
2 28 (75.68%) Firewall
3 27 (72.97%) Kerberos
4 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (70.27%) Network Security
5 25 (67.57%) Ansible
6 23 (62.16%) Unix
7 22 (59.46%) Red Hat
7 22 (59.46%) Hadoop
8 21 (56.76%) Docker
8 21 (56.76%) CentOS
8 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
10 16 (43.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
12 11 (29.73%) Maven
12 11 (29.73%) DevOps
12 11 (29.73%) Sonatype Nexus
12 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
13 10 (27.03%) Vagrant
13 10 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (27.03%) QA
13 10 (27.03%) Finance
14 8 (21.62%) SQL
15 7 (18.92%) Refactoring
15 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
16 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
16 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
16 6 (16.22%) Banking
16 6 (16.22%) JavaScript

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 5 (13.51%) SAS
2 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) Firewall
2 27 (72.97%) Kerberos
3 26 (70.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.70%) IPv4
4 1 (2.70%) IPv6
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.51%) QlikView
3 4 (10.81%) Apache Hive
3 4 (10.81%) HBase
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) OLAP
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 11 (29.73%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (27.03%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) VBA Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Architect
5 1 (2.70%) DBA
5 1 (2.70%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Security Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) SQL DBA
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
1 5 (13.51%) REST
1 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.41%) JSP
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) OAuth
3 1 (2.70%) OAuth2
3 1 (2.70%) SAML
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Linux
2 23 (62.16%) Unix
3 21 (56.76%) CentOS
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) AIX
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (43.24%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (29.73%) DevOps
5 10 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.92%) Refactoring
7 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
8 5 (13.51%) Scorecard
8 5 (13.51%) Trend Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Information Security
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) Server Hardening
10 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (5.41%) SDLC
12 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) VB
3 5 (13.51%) VBA
3 5 (13.51%) XPath
3 5 (13.51%) XQuery
4 4 (10.81%) R
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Jython
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) OSCP
3 1 (2.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
2 5 (13.51%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.70%) GDPR
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) HDFS
3 1 (2.70%) IAG
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (67.57%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.51%) Tableau
3 4 (10.81%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) CA
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) VMware