The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 27 June 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.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 110 101
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 5 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.49% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 3.79% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 14
Median daily rate £450 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +39.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £395 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year - +78.26%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 204 264 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.21% 12.87% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 164 161
Median daily rate £375 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +22.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 15
Median hourly rate £22.00 £15.32 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.60% -56.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.41 £15.50 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in West Yorkshire

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in West Yorkshire

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in West Yorkshire

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Leeds +14 5 £450 +12.50%
LDAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 7 (58.33%) IBM
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) JMS
5 3 (25.00%) SMTP
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (25.00%) NAS
5 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 3 (25.00%) SMTP
4 3 (25.00%) SSH
5 1 (8.33%) DMZ
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JMS
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) SUSE
3 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) Workflow Development
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
4 1 (8.33%) KYC
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (25.00%) vCloud
4 2 (16.67%) KVM
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) vRealize
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (8.33%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas