The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 76 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +10
Contract jobs citing LDAP 4 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.43% 2.41% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 14.85% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Average daily rate - £270 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.97% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+14.46% -11.66%
LDAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 101 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.08% 16.24% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 39
Average daily rate £400 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 19
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

LDAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the North East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

LDAP Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Durham +1 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -39 1 - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) VCP5
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Maple
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematica
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) SSH

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maple
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) X.500
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft