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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 59 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LDAP 16 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.17% - 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.70% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Average daily rate
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£225 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £45.25
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -19.59%
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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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
126 28 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.05% 8.38% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 11 36
Average daily rate £348 £250 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.20% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £19.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 20 (71.43%) Oracle
3 19 (67.86%) UNIX
4 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 17 (60.71%) WebLogic
5 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 16 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
6 13 (46.43%) DNS
6 13 (46.43%) PL/SQL
6 13 (46.43%) JBoss
7 11 (39.29%) Perl
8 10 (35.71%) Informatica
8 10 (35.71%) OpenLDAP
9 9 (32.14%) HP
9 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
10 8 (28.57%) NFS
10 8 (28.57%) Sun
10 8 (28.57%) Service Management
10 8 (28.57%) Firewall
10 8 (28.57%) SSH
10 8 (28.57%) Korn
11 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (25.00%) ITIL
11 7 (25.00%) Java
12 6 (21.43%) Siebel
12 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
12 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
12 6 (21.43%) WebSphere

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (60.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.71%) AquaLogic
4 3 (10.71%) FileNet
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) DNS
2 10 (35.71%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) SSH
4 3 (10.71%) NAS
4 3 (10.71%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) SAN
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Informatica Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX Support
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Environment Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Middleware
1 4 (14.29%) JMS
1 4 (14.29%) J2EE
1 4 (14.29%) JDBC
1 4 (14.29%) JNDI
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) iPad
3 3 (10.71%) Clustering
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) UNIX
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.29%) Android
7 3 (10.71%) AIX
7 3 (10.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Service Management
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Workflow
4 5 (17.86%) High Availability
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) PL/SQL
3 11 (39.29%) Perl
4 8 (28.57%) Korn
5 7 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 4 (14.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 3 (10.71%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) NFS
3 3 (10.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Veritas File System
3 3 (10.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.71%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 13 (46.43%) JBoss
4 10 (35.71%) Informatica
5 9 (32.14%) HP
6 8 (28.57%) Sun
7 6 (21.43%) Siebel
8 3 (10.71%) Business Objects
8 3 (10.71%) IBM
8 3 (10.71%) Veritas
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) SAP
9 2 (7.14%) Axway
10 1 (3.57%) Lotus
10 1 (3.57%) Citrix