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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 99 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing LDAP 3 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 1.72% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 10.70% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 1
Average daily rate £425 £230 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.78% +6.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.55% -58.91%
LDAP
West Yorkshire

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
193 215 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.38% 16.04% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 145 87
Average daily rate £390 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £76.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.57% +254.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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
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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Varnish
2 3 (60.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Drush
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) SAML
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Drush
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) SEO
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Varnish
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware