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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 85 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -28
Contract jobs citing LDAP 1 10 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.077% 0.83% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 6.67% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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- £310 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -36.72%
LDAP
North West

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
183 150 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.00% 12.44% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 79 50
Average daily rate £300 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £178 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £413 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 32
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - - - -
LDAP
North West

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Certification

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata