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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 47 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing LDAP 10 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.67% 0.53% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 6.25% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Average daily rate
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£236 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +37.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
84 32 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.02% 8.56% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 11 42
Average daily rate £350 £350 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 17 (89.47%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 13 (68.42%) Oracle
5 12 (63.16%) Windows
6 11 (57.89%) JBoss
6 11 (57.89%) Perl
6 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
6 11 (57.89%) DNS
6 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
6 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
8 8 (42.11%) NFS
8 8 (42.11%) Sun
8 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
8 8 (42.11%) Firewall
8 8 (42.11%) SSH
8 8 (42.11%) Korn
8 8 (42.11%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
10 6 (31.58%) Informatica
10 6 (31.58%) Siebel
10 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
10 6 (31.58%) Workflow
11 5 (26.32%) HP
11 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
12 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
13 3 (15.79%) FileNet
13 3 (15.79%) SAN
13 3 (15.79%) Veritas

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 3 (15.79%) FileNet
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) SSH
2 8 (42.11%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (15.79%) NAS
3 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX Support
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.79%) AIX
6 3 (15.79%) Solaris
7 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) High Availability
2 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Korn
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) NFS
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas File System
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) JBoss
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 8 (42.11%) Sun
4 6 (31.58%) Siebel
4 6 (31.58%) Informatica
5 5 (26.32%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
6 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) Veritas
7 2 (10.53%) Axway
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft