The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK / Wales
Rank 65 64 61
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 3 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.43% 2.06% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 12.07% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Median daily rate £393 £450 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.77% +35.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £418 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £461 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +11.07% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £28.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +153.53% -26.28%  

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 Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 109 116 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 15.46% 17.03% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 80 44
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £140 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 6
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +307.40% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in Wales

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in Wales

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
South Wales +5 3 £393 -12.77% 1
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) NuGet
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) NuGet
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSR 170
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Personalization
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Thunderhead