The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 39 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing LDAP 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 1.55% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 10.00% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.16 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+14.31% -29.57%
LDAP
Cambridgeshire

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
53 80 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.10% 15.53% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 37 48
Median daily rate £363 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 32
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.20 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Email Migration

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Email Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Research Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft