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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 81 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing LDAP 9 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.38% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.16% 4.51% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £370 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £39.59 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+49.82% -44.24%
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
146 133 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.51% 8.39% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 71
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £415 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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 26 July 2016.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) Unix
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (45.83%) Solaris
5 10 (41.67%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Veritas
7 8 (33.33%) Clustering
7 8 (33.33%) Banking
7 8 (33.33%) Ruby
7 8 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (33.33%) Veritas File System
7 8 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (29.17%) PKI
8 7 (29.17%) Identity Management
8 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
9 6 (25.00%) Nagios
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (25.00%) RAD
9 6 (25.00%) Perl
9 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 6 (25.00%) VBA
9 6 (25.00%) Financial Institution
9 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (25.00%) OAuth
9 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
9 6 (25.00%) TADDM
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle

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 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) CICS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
1 2 (8.33%) Artifactory
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Gradle
1 2 (8.33%) Grunt
1 2 (8.33%) gulp
1 2 (8.33%) Hudson
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) OAuth
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) Servlets
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) Java EE
3 2 (8.33%) JDBC
3 2 (8.33%) JSF
3 2 (8.33%) JSP
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Drools
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Clustering
2 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
2 7 (29.17%) PKI
3 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) DataPower
5 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Unix
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Solaris
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Identity Management
2 6 (25.00%) RAD
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.17%) Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
3 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (25.00%) VBA
4 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (33.33%) Veritas File System
2 8 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) DFS Replication
4 2 (8.33%) Docker
4 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.17%) RACF
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Nagios
1 6 (25.00%) TADDM
2 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.33%) Ansible
3 2 (8.33%) CA Wily
3 2 (8.33%) logstash
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) rkt
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Zenoss
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Veritas
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Google
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) CA
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) IBM