The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 86 79 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 5 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.33% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 2.52% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £600 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.77% -
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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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 159 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.59% 13.03% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 65 59
Average daily rate £325 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

LDAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) ADSI
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) PKI
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sun
1 1 (14.29%) CA