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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 96 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 2 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.24% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 2.07% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£320 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.59 £71.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
-44.24% +156.78%
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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
194 145 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.03% 11.72% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 68 71
Average daily rate £310 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.16 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Squid
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Postfix
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Memcached
1 2 (50.00%) Varnish
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Squid
1 2 (50.00%) Postfix
1 2 (50.00%) Varnish
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle