Period
to 20 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 160 181
Rank change year-on-year -38 +21 -9
Contract jobs citing LDAP 8 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 2.48% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 35
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £455 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +33.82% -37.61%
10th Percentile £329 £344 £320
90th Percentile £440 £534 £483
England median daily rate £475 £441 £424
% change year-on-year +7.65% +4.13% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £13.95 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.01% - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £49.46
% change year-on-year +46.55% -41.37% +22.12%

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 1,569 1,170 1,581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.57% 24.36% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 775 971
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £563 £523
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 38 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.58 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.16% +32.96% -19.57%
10th Percentile £14.00 £18.38 £10.40
90th Percentile £61.94 £41.15 £39.82
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 November 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 -15 5 £390 -6.02% 1
Warwickshire +4 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) OAuth
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Ant
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) SAML
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Information 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
2 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Ant
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) IAM Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) OAuth
1 2 (25.00%) SailPoint
1 2 (25.00%) SAML
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Servlets
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MBA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) iptables
2 1 (12.50%) Postfix
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) Squid
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Pega