The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 95 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing LDAP 3 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.99% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 7.25% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Average daily rate
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£185 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% +15.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.86% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £71.00 £36.39
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +95.13%
LDAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
155 207 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.53% 13.60% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 96 122
Average daily rate £350 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.00 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -1 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -13 1 £185 -47.14%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (50.00%) C-shell
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) OpenView
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) WAN

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) iPlanet
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) FCoE
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Grid Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
3 3 (50.00%) C-shell
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (33.33%) KVM
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Samba
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Sun
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 2 (33.33%) Opsware
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Facebook
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) Google