The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 44 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LDAP 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.88% - 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£360 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +16.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +48.43%
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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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.79% 19.77% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 23
Average daily rate £240 £225 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £213 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £389 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £15.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £18.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the Lancashire region.

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

LDAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) VBScript
2 7 (87.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (87.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Identity Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) VBScript
2 7 (87.50%) C
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft