The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 68 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing LDAP 21 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.72% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.86% 3.03% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
213 99 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.44% 10.01% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 59 53
Average daily rate £338 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.55% -5.55%
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 Leeds

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (92.59%) Oracle
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
3 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
3 17 (62.96%) Oracle Database
4 15 (55.56%) Puppet
4 15 (55.56%) Splunk
5 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
5 14 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (37.04%) UNIX
7 9 (33.33%) DNS
7 9 (33.33%) Service Management
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (25.93%) HP
8 7 (25.93%) Solaris
9 6 (22.22%) NHS
10 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (11.11%) DevOps
11 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (7.41%) Redis
11 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
11 2 (7.41%) WebCenter
11 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
11 2 (7.41%) Middleware
11 2 (7.41%) ATM
11 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
11 2 (7.41%) Firewall
11 2 (7.41%) Linux

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) ATM
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle Database
2 14 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.41%) Redis
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Support Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) Deployment Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
1 2 (7.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) UNIX
2 7 (25.93%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
2 9 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) ETL
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Puppet
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) Splunk
3 7 (25.93%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat