The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 50 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing LDAP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.45% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 2.13% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £45.25
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -19.59%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 47 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.62% 12.67% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 29
Average daily rate £330 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 13 29
Average hourly rate £25.50 £31.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.56 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £45.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the Cambridge region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

LDAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing LDAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LDAP.

1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) X.500
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) BS25999
2 1 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (33.33%) InfiniBand
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing LDAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LDAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) X.500
1 1 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (33.33%) InfiniBand
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware