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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
England / North East
Rank 55 72 46
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Contract jobs citing LDAP 34 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.48% 0.56% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.35% 4.03% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 1 10
Median daily rate £334 £250 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.73% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £250 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £45.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-34.92% +13.75%

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
208 124 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.27% 13.87% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 61 62
Median daily rate £325 £450 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £295 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +14 32 £340 +36.00%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 44 (68.75%) Linux
2 41 (64.06%) Unix
3 36 (56.25%) Oracle
4 32 (50.00%) SQL
5 31 (48.44%) DNS
6 30 (46.88%) Perl
7 29 (45.31%) Red Hat
8 26 (40.63%) Active Directory
8 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
8 26 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (39.06%) DevOps
9 25 (39.06%) ITIL
10 24 (37.50%) Windows
10 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (35.94%) AIX
12 21 (32.81%) Security Cleared
13 20 (31.25%) Configuration Management
14 19 (29.69%) HP
15 18 (28.13%) WebLogic
15 18 (28.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 17 (26.56%) Korn
17 16 (25.00%) Workflow
17 16 (25.00%) JBoss
17 16 (25.00%) Kerberos
18 15 (23.44%) Java
18 15 (23.44%) Sun
18 15 (23.44%) IBM
18 15 (23.44%) Performance Tuning
19 14 (21.88%) X.500

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 18 (28.13%) WebLogic
2 16 (25.00%) JBoss
3 9 (14.06%) Apache
4 8 (12.50%) FileNet
4 8 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 8 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (7.81%) Confluence
5 5 (7.81%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
1 13 (20.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) IaaS
1 13 (20.31%) PaaS
1 13 (20.31%) SaaS
2 5 (7.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (48.44%) DNS
2 16 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 14 (21.88%) X.500
4 13 (20.31%) SSL
5 11 (17.19%) WAN
6 9 (14.06%) iSCSI
6 9 (14.06%) SAN
6 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
7 8 (12.50%) Firewall
7 8 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (12.50%) SSH
8 7 (10.94%) Network Security
9 2 (3.13%) LAN
9 2 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (17.19%) MongoDB
3 10 (15.63%) DB2
4 9 (14.06%) MySQL
4 9 (14.06%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) Ingres
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) ClearCase
1 7 (10.94%) StarTeam
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory Engineer
1 13 (20.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) DBA
3 10 (15.63%) Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (7.81%) HPUX Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) ServiceNow Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Unix Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Unix Support
8 2 (3.13%) Ingres DBA
8 2 (3.13%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Software Packaging
2 9 (14.06%) LAMP
3 8 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.13%) Middleware
4 2 (3.13%) OAuth
4 2 (3.13%) OAuth2
4 2 (3.13%) OpenID
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.31%) PKI
2 13 (20.31%) Replication
3 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
4 8 (12.50%) DataPower
5 6 (9.38%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.13%) CLARiiON
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Linux
2 41 (64.06%) Unix
3 24 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (37.50%) Windows
4 23 (35.94%) AIX
5 11 (17.19%) Solaris
6 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.81%) HPUX
8 2 (3.13%) MVS
8 2 (3.13%) zOS
9 1 (1.56%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) DevOps
1 25 (39.06%) ITIL
2 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 18 (28.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 16 (25.00%) Workflow
6 15 (23.44%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (20.31%) Change Control
7 13 (20.31%) Change Management
7 13 (20.31%) Data Management
7 13 (20.31%) OO
7 13 (20.31%) Open Source
8 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 12 (18.75%) Problem Management
9 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.38%) High Availability
11 6 (9.38%) Resource Management
12 5 (7.81%) Service Management
13 4 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) SQL
2 30 (46.88%) Perl
3 17 (26.56%) Korn
4 15 (23.44%) Java
5 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
6 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
6 9 (14.06%) C-shell
7 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.81%) MCP
4 5 (7.81%) MCTS
5 4 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.13%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.06%) Samba
2 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.50%) NFS
4 5 (7.81%) Docker
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (20.31%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) Oracle
2 29 (45.31%) Red Hat
3 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 19 (29.69%) HP
5 15 (23.44%) IBM
5 15 (23.44%) Sun
6 9 (14.06%) VMware
7 8 (12.50%) Axway
7 8 (12.50%) Informatica
7 8 (12.50%) Siebel
8 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
9 3 (4.69%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.13%) EMC
10 2 (3.13%) TIBCO