Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 179 164
Rank change year-on-year -18 -15 +34
Contract jobs citing LDAP 20 25 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 1.71% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 30
South West median daily rate £488 £430 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.37% +10.26% +29.46%
10th Percentile £392 £363 £335
90th Percentile £544 £568 £475
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -27.27% +120.00%

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 1,495 1,465 1,573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.21% 27.00% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 916 1,119
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £276 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £533
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 40
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.29% +9.38% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35.25 £31.25 £20.39
90th Percentile £51.75 £54.13 £54.08
England median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +3.93% +8.84% -0.68%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +12 9 £488 +30.00% 3
Dorset +1 3 - - 1
Devon +4 2 £379 -
Wiltshire -5 2 - - 1
Bristol -20 2 £538 +19.44% 3
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Kerberos
3 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Network Security
3 12 (60.00%) Ansible
4 11 (55.00%) Unix
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (50.00%) CentOS
5 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) DevOps
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Information Security
11 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
11 3 (15.00%) QA
11 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (15.00%) Migration
11 3 (15.00%) Java
11 3 (15.00%) SQL
11 3 (15.00%) IaaS

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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Kerberos
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) HBase
2 2 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) VBA Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Expert
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) REST
1 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) Java EE
2 1 (5.00%) JSP
2 1 (5.00%) OAuth
2 1 (5.00%) OAuth2
2 1 (5.00%) SAML
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) CESG
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Unix
3 10 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scorecard
4 2 (10.00%) Server Hardening
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) VB
2 2 (10.00%) VBA
2 2 (10.00%) XPath
2 2 (10.00%) XQuery
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Jython
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) R
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) CISM
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) OSCP
4 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Docker
3 2 (10.00%) HDFS
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Firmware
4 1 (5.00%) IAG
4 1 (5.00%) OpenAM
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) McAfee
3 2 (10.00%) Sophos
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SAP