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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 80 81 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Contract jobs citing LDAP 30 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.21% 0.55% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 3.14% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 7
Median daily rate £330 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £233 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £414 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -40.84%
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
342 191 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.17% 17.47% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 101 72
Median daily rate £330 £490 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.65% +40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 16
Median hourly rate £27.00 £14.20 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.14% -48.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.25 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +2 30 £330 +36.78%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 38 (58.46%) Unix
3 36 (55.38%) Oracle
4 33 (50.77%) Red Hat
5 30 (46.15%) DNS
5 30 (46.15%) WebLogic
5 30 (46.15%) Perl
6 28 (43.08%) HP
6 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
7 26 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (38.46%) Java
9 23 (35.38%) Solaris
10 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
10 22 (33.85%) Configuration Management
11 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (30.77%) Korn
12 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
13 19 (29.23%) WAN
14 18 (27.69%) ITIL
14 18 (27.69%) Sun
15 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (26.15%) VMware
16 16 (24.62%) SAN
16 16 (24.62%) SQL
16 16 (24.62%) DevOps
17 15 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 15 (23.08%) Apache
17 15 (23.08%) JBoss
17 15 (23.08%) Kerberos
18 14 (21.54%) Banking

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 30 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 15 (23.08%) Apache
2 15 (23.08%) JBoss
3 9 (13.85%) OpenStack
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
3 9 (13.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (9.23%) FileNet
5 4 (6.15%) iPlanet
5 4 (6.15%) MQSeries
6 3 (4.62%) Confluence
7 2 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.15%) DNS
2 19 (29.23%) WAN
3 16 (24.62%) SAN
4 15 (23.08%) Kerberos
5 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
6 13 (20.00%) iSCSI
7 10 (15.38%) Firewall
7 10 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (15.38%) Network Security
7 10 (15.38%) SSL
7 10 (15.38%) X.500
8 8 (12.31%) SSH
9 6 (9.23%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (7.69%) LAN
11 4 (6.15%) BIG-IP
11 4 (6.15%) VPN
12 2 (3.08%) FTP
12 2 (3.08%) HTTP
12 2 (3.08%) NAS
13 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) MySQL
2 10 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.15%) DB2
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 13 (20.00%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.62%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Consultant
2 15 (23.08%) Unix Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) HPUX Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Unix Support
6 6 (9.23%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Unix Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Linux Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) Unix Specialist
11 1 (1.54%) Chief Architect
11 1 (1.54%) DBA
11 1 (1.54%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) OAuth
1 14 (21.54%) OAuth2
1 14 (21.54%) OpenID
2 13 (20.00%) LAMP
3 11 (16.92%) Spring
4 10 (15.38%) Software Packaging
5 9 (13.85%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (6.15%) J2EE
6 4 (6.15%) JSP
6 4 (6.15%) Middleware
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (3.08%) Web Services
8 1 (1.54%) JSON
8 1 (1.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) DataPower
3 9 (13.85%) PKI
3 9 (13.85%) Replication
4 6 (9.23%) Private Cloud
5 4 (6.15%) CLARiiON
5 4 (6.15%) Clustering
6 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.08%) HP Storage
6 2 (3.08%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 38 (58.46%) Unix
3 26 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (35.38%) Solaris
5 14 (21.54%) Windows
6 13 (20.00%) AIX
7 8 (12.31%) HPUX
8 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Configuration Management
2 18 (27.69%) ITIL
3 16 (24.62%) DevOps
4 15 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 14 (21.54%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.38%) Workflow
7 9 (13.85%) Change Control
7 9 (13.85%) Integration Testing
7 9 (13.85%) OO
8 8 (12.31%) Validation
9 6 (9.23%) Defect Management
9 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.15%) ITIL V3
10 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (6.15%) Migration
10 4 (6.15%) Patch Management
10 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (6.15%) Service Management
10 4 (6.15%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) Perl
2 25 (38.46%) Java
3 20 (30.77%) Korn
4 16 (24.62%) SQL
5 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
5 14 (21.54%) C-shell
6 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.54%) Lua
8 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
2 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) MCP
4 4 (6.15%) MCTS
5 3 (4.62%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (21.54%) Samba
4 6 (9.23%) NFS
5 4 (6.15%) Docker
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (13.85%) Puppet
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (6.15%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (6.15%) OpenView
3 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.08%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) Oracle
2 33 (50.77%) Red Hat
3 28 (43.08%) HP
4 18 (27.69%) Sun
5 17 (26.15%) VMware
6 11 (16.92%) TIBCO
7 10 (15.38%) IBM
7 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.85%) Axway
8 9 (13.85%) Informatica
8 9 (13.85%) Siebel
9 6 (9.23%) EMC
10 4 (6.15%) BEA
10 4 (6.15%) Cisco
10 4 (6.15%) Cognos
10 4 (6.15%) F5
10 4 (6.15%) Opsware
11 2 (3.08%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.08%) BMC
11 2 (3.08%) NetApp