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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 70 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing LDAP 32 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.53% 0.52% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 3.23% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 12
Median daily rate £329 £250 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.46% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £250 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £45.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.96 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.20% +13.75%
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
296 155 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.38% 16.15% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 81 88
Median daily rate £330 £475 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% +36.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £252 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £535 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.86 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.54% -47.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.66 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -3 30 £330 +32.00%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 48 (68.57%) Linux
2 40 (57.14%) Unix
3 38 (54.29%) DNS
4 37 (52.86%) Perl
5 36 (51.43%) Red Hat
6 35 (50.00%) Oracle
7 31 (44.29%) Security Cleared
7 31 (44.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
8 26 (37.14%) Configuration Management
9 25 (35.71%) HP
9 25 (35.71%) WebLogic
10 24 (34.29%) Korn
11 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
11 22 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (31.43%) Java
12 21 (30.00%) Solaris
12 21 (30.00%) SQL
12 21 (30.00%) WAN
13 19 (27.14%) Kerberos
14 18 (25.71%) ITIL
15 17 (24.29%) Sun
16 16 (22.86%) Samba
16 16 (22.86%) JBoss
16 16 (22.86%) Apache
16 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
16 16 (22.86%) C-shell
16 16 (22.86%) Bash Shell
16 16 (22.86%) Unit Testing
17 15 (21.43%) iSCSI

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 25 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 16 (22.86%) Apache
2 16 (22.86%) JBoss
3 9 (12.86%) OpenStack
4 8 (11.43%) FileNet
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (11.43%) WebSphere
4 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (7.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 38 (54.29%) DNS
2 21 (30.00%) WAN
3 19 (27.14%) Kerberos
4 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
5 15 (21.43%) iSCSI
5 15 (21.43%) SAN
6 14 (20.00%) X.500
7 13 (18.57%) SSL
8 8 (11.43%) Firewall
8 8 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (11.43%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (11.43%) SSH
9 7 (10.00%) Network Security
10 5 (7.14%) LAN
11 4 (5.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) ClearCase
1 13 (18.57%) StarTeam
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.71%) Banking
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Active Directory Engineer
1 13 (18.57%) Consultant
1 13 (18.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) Unix Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) HPUX Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Unix Specialist
6 3 (4.29%) Unix Support
7 2 (2.86%) Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Unix DBA
8 1 (1.43%) Workflow Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) LAMP
2 13 (18.57%) Software Packaging
3 11 (15.71%) OAuth
3 11 (15.71%) OAuth2
3 11 (15.71%) OpenID
4 9 (12.86%) Spring
5 8 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.57%) PKI
2 13 (18.57%) Replication
3 8 (11.43%) DataPower
4 6 (8.57%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.71%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (68.57%) Linux
2 40 (57.14%) Unix
3 31 (44.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (30.00%) Solaris
5 15 (21.43%) AIX
6 12 (17.14%) Windows
7 8 (11.43%) HPUX
8 7 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Configuration Management
2 18 (25.71%) ITIL
3 16 (22.86%) Unit Testing
4 15 (21.43%) Workflow
5 13 (18.57%) Change Control
5 13 (18.57%) DevOps
5 13 (18.57%) OO
6 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (15.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Migration
9 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
9 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.71%) Service Management
10 2 (2.86%) ITSM
10 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) Perl
2 24 (34.29%) Korn
3 22 (31.43%) Java
4 21 (30.00%) SQL
5 16 (22.86%) Bash Shell
5 16 (22.86%) C-shell
6 10 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (44.29%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.14%) Degree
4 5 (7.14%) MCP
4 5 (7.14%) MCTS
5 4 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.43%) MCSE
System Software
1 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.86%) Samba
3 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.43%) NFS
5 5 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (18.57%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 36 (51.43%) Red Hat
2 35 (50.00%) Oracle
3 25 (35.71%) HP
4 17 (24.29%) Sun
5 15 (21.43%) VMware
6 13 (18.57%) IBM
6 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
7 9 (12.86%) TIBCO
8 8 (11.43%) Axway
8 8 (11.43%) Informatica
8 8 (11.43%) Siebel
9 5 (7.14%) Atlassian
10 4 (5.71%) EMC
11 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow