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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 90 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -18
Contract jobs citing LDAP 34 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.12% 1.57% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.84% 10.32% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 12
Median daily rate £363 £263 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.19% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £249 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £272 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+78.26% -58.91%
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
582 126 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.33% 15.20% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 61 48
Median daily rate £300 £288 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £248 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 21 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% +57.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.30 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -37 33 £375 +42.85%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 26 (70.27%) Unix
3 25 (67.57%) Oracle
3 25 (67.57%) WebLogic
3 25 (67.57%) Red Hat
4 22 (59.46%) Perl
5 21 (56.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (54.05%) HP
7 18 (48.65%) Java
8 16 (43.24%) SQL
8 16 (43.24%) Windows
9 15 (40.54%) JBoss
9 15 (40.54%) DevOps
10 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (37.84%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 14 (37.84%) DNS
10 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
10 14 (37.84%) Korn
11 13 (35.14%) Sun
12 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
12 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
12 12 (32.43%) Firewall
13 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
13 11 (29.73%) Solaris
13 11 (29.73%) AIX
14 10 (27.03%) ITIL
15 9 (24.32%) SSH
15 9 (24.32%) VMware
15 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (21.62%) OAuth

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 (67.57%) WebLogic
2 15 (40.54%) JBoss
3 7 (18.92%) Apache
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
3 7 (18.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (10.81%) FileNet
4 4 (10.81%) iPlanet
4 4 (10.81%) MQSeries
5 3 (8.11%) Confluence
5 3 (8.11%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.41%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) DNS
2 12 (32.43%) Firewall
3 9 (24.32%) SSH
4 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (21.62%) Network Security
4 8 (21.62%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (21.62%) SAN
4 8 (21.62%) SSL
5 7 (18.92%) WAN
6 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
8 4 (10.81%) BIG-IP
9 2 (5.41%) FTP
9 2 (5.41%) HTTP
9 2 (5.41%) NAS
10 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.70%) Internet
10 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
10 1 (2.70%) LAN
10 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) DB2
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) ClearCase
1 5 (13.51%) StarTeam
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (21.62%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Linux Support
5 6 (16.22%) Unix Support
6 5 (13.51%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Unix Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) HPUX Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) OAuth
1 8 (21.62%) OAuth2
1 8 (21.62%) OpenID
1 8 (21.62%) Software Packaging
2 7 (18.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (16.22%) Spring
4 5 (13.51%) LAMP
5 4 (10.81%) J2EE
5 4 (10.81%) JSP
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (5.41%) Web Services
7 1 (2.70%) JSON
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) DataPower
3 4 (10.81%) Clustering
3 4 (10.81%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
4 2 (5.41%) HP Storage
4 2 (5.41%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 26 (70.27%) Unix
3 21 (56.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (43.24%) Windows
5 11 (29.73%) AIX
5 11 (29.73%) Solaris
6 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) DevOps
2 14 (37.84%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
4 10 (27.03%) ITIL
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) Workflow
6 7 (18.92%) Change Control
6 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
6 7 (18.92%) Integration Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
6 7 (18.92%) OO
6 7 (18.92%) Validation
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
9 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.11%) QMS
10 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Perl
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 14 (37.84%) Korn
5 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
6 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
6 6 (16.22%) C-shell
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) Lua
7 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) JSP 440
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) NFS
4 6 (16.22%) Samba
5 4 (10.81%) Docker
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (10.81%) OpenView
2 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.41%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Oracle
1 25 (67.57%) Red Hat
2 20 (54.05%) HP
3 13 (35.14%) Sun
4 9 (24.32%) VMware
5 8 (21.62%) IBM
6 7 (18.92%) Axway
6 7 (18.92%) Informatica
6 7 (18.92%) Siebel
7 6 (16.22%) TIBCO
8 4 (10.81%) BEA
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco
8 4 (10.81%) Cognos
8 4 (10.81%) F5
8 4 (10.81%) Opsware
9 3 (8.11%) EMC
10 2 (5.41%) BMC
10 2 (5.41%) NetApp
10 2 (5.41%) Symantec
10 2 (5.41%) Veritas