Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 September 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 140 194
Rank change year-on-year -53 +54 -25
Contract jobs citing LDAP 14 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.82% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 3.35% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 15
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +32.35% -28.42%
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.20% +5.24% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.50 £13.95 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.76% - -
England median hourly rate £48.75 £29.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year +68.10% -44.23% +79.31%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,559 1,104 1,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.37% 24.42% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 718 986
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £250
90th Percentile £563 £566 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 19
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +19.57% -19.83%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.51 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.10 £39.58 £39.50
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.46%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in the West Midlands

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in the West Midlands

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in the West Midlands

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Birmingham -23 6 - -
Coventry -14 3 £410 -
Warwickshire -6 2 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £310 -
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Squid
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Samba
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) FTP
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) Couchbase
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Developer
1 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Security Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) CGI
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) Memcached
2 2 (14.29%) OAuth
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) SailPoint
2 2 (14.29%) SAML
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) EJB
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Wiki
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MBA
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Samba
2 4 (28.57%) Squid
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) iptables
3 2 (14.29%) NFS
3 2 (14.29%) Postfix
3 2 (14.29%) Varnish
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) WMI
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (7.14%) Nessus
3 1 (7.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) WSO2
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (7.14%) NEC
3 1 (7.14%) Pega
3 1 (7.14%) SAP