The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 74 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 20 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.47% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 1.44% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £45.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-34.92% +14.46%

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
215 277 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.76% 14.82% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 142 68
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -29.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 8 £450 -
LDAP
North West

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
3 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
3 13 (38.24%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) DNS
5 11 (32.35%) Identity Management
6 10 (29.41%) Workflow
6 10 (29.41%) VMware
6 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 10 (29.41%) ServiceNow
7 9 (26.47%) DevOps
7 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
7 9 (26.47%) Web Services
8 8 (23.53%) Perl
8 8 (23.53%) PHP
8 8 (23.53%) Nagios
8 8 (23.53%) Squid
8 8 (23.53%) iptables
8 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL V3
9 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (20.59%) vSphere
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
10 6 (17.65%) ZABBIX
10 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
1 3 (8.82%) SAS
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) SMTP
3 3 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (8.82%) HTTP
3 3 (8.82%) IMAP
3 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.82%) MRTG
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (2.94%) RIP
5 1 (2.94%) RTP
5 1 (2.94%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Architect
1 8 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Lead Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Security Technical Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Service Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) Memcached
2 5 (14.71%) XML
3 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Web 2.0
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) PKI
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Windows
3 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Unix
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.82%) CentOS
7 3 (8.82%) Debian
7 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Identity Management
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Workflow
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL V3
5 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) High Availability
6 4 (11.76%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (11.76%) Release Management
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) Service Management
7 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) ITSM
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Open Source
8 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
2 8 (23.53%) Perl
2 8 (23.53%) PHP
3 3 (8.82%) C
3 3 (8.82%) Korn
3 3 (8.82%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) CISM
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) iptables
2 8 (23.53%) Squid
3 7 (20.59%) vSphere
4 5 (14.71%) Postfix
4 5 (14.71%) Varnish
5 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (8.82%) Dovecot
6 3 (8.82%) KVM
6 3 (8.82%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.94%) Ceph
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Nagios
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (17.65%) ZABBIX
3 3 (8.82%) Cacti
3 3 (8.82%) HAProxy
3 3 (8.82%) OpenNebula
3 3 (8.82%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
2 10 (29.41%) ServiceNow
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) Twitter
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Veritas