The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 83 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing LDAP 10 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.84% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.52% 9.32% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Average daily rate £350 £500 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £470 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £530 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+8.17% -11.66%
LDAP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.31% 8.99% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 43
Average daily rate £375 £403 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £28.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +185.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) DHCP
4 10 (58.82%) DNS
5 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (41.18%) Solaris
6 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) Migration
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (35.29%) Unix
7 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) Private Cloud
8 5 (29.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (29.41%) SCOM
8 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Citrix
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DHCP
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Informix
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) OAuth
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (29.41%) Private Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) IBM XIV
4 1 (5.88%) DataPower
4 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Solaris
5 6 (35.29%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.88%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Perl
1 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas File System
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Samba
4 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) TADDM
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) CA
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