The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 73 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing LDAP 20 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.32% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 5.19% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +47.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.55% -58.91%
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
152 154 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.05% 10.63% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 70
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 22 (70.97%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) Finance
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (38.71%) Unix
5 11 (35.48%) Solaris
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 11 (35.48%) DHCP
5 11 (35.48%) DNS
6 9 (29.03%) Veritas
6 9 (29.03%) Java
6 9 (29.03%) VMware
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (25.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (25.81%) Veritas File System
7 8 (25.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (25.81%) Clustering
7 8 (25.81%) Ruby
8 7 (22.58%) PKI
8 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Identity Management
8 7 (22.58%) Mainframe
8 7 (22.58%) Perl
8 7 (22.58%) Oracle
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
8 7 (22.58%) Citrix
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) CICS
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) DHCP
1 11 (35.48%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) SSL
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (6.45%) HTTP
5 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.23%) BGP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.23%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) OSPF
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) DB2
4 2 (6.45%) Informix
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.45%) Gradle
2 2 (6.45%) Grunt
2 2 (6.45%) gulp
2 2 (6.45%) Hudson
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Financial Institution
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) OAuth
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) Servlets
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) Java EE
3 2 (6.45%) JDBC
3 2 (6.45%) JSP
3 2 (6.45%) LAMP
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (6.45%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.23%) JSF
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) Mainframe
2 7 (22.58%) PKI
3 6 (19.35%) Hedge funds
3 6 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (19.35%) Private Cloud
4 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) DataPower
6 1 (3.23%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Unix
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Solaris
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.45%) AIX
8 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Identity Management
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 6 (19.35%) RAD
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (9.68%) Kanban
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Information Security
7 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Ruby
3 7 (22.58%) Perl
4 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
4 6 (19.35%) VBA
5 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (25.81%) Veritas File System
2 8 (25.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.45%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.45%) Docker
5 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (6.45%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.23%) RACF
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Nagios
1 6 (19.35%) SCOM
1 6 (19.35%) TADDM
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
3 3 (9.68%) Puppet
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 2 (6.45%) CA Wily
4 2 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (6.45%) logstash
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Veritas
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) Citrix
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.90%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) IBM
6 3 (9.68%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
7 2 (6.45%) CA
7 2 (6.45%) Google
7 2 (6.45%) Splunk
7 2 (6.45%) Sun
8 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp