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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 88 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LDAP 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% - 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.92% - 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£363 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £369 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +13.46%
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%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 94 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.12% 7.93% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 43 33
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) SCOM
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Ant
6 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) Struts
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) JMS

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Struts
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) JMS
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) IBM