The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 80 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs citing LDAP 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.53% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 3.92% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £255 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £305 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £57.50 £33.43
% change year-on-year
+23.47% +72.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 102 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.14% 13.49% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 37 78
Average daily rate £312 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.45% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £160 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £428 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -49.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
LDAP
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) JBoss
2 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 8 (50.00%) BPMN
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) JAAS
4 6 (37.50%) SOA
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 6 (37.50%) Workflow
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Drools
4 6 (37.50%) Java EE
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (31.25%) jBPM
5 5 (31.25%) Spring
5 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X Server
5 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
5 5 (31.25%) Apple
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) XSLT
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Change Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) JAAS
2 6 (37.50%) Drools
2 6 (37.50%) Java EE
3 5 (31.25%) jBPM
3 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X Server
2 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) BPMN
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Identity Management
2 6 (37.50%) Workflow
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) ACTC
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (50.00%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) Apple
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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