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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 102 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Contract jobs citing LDAP 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.20% 2.70% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+8.17% -11.66%
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
273 185 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.03% 13.05% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 91 75
Average daily rate £368 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) SMTP
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (27.27%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) RHCSA
4 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
4 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (18.18%) tcpdump
4 2 (18.18%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SMTP
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) tcpdump
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) IMAP
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) MRTG
3 1 (9.09%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Support
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Snort
1 2 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Dovecot
2 1 (9.09%) iptables
2 1 (9.09%) KVM
2 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
2 1 (9.09%) Squid
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (9.09%) Cacti
3 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
3 2 (18.18%) Veritas
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) VMware