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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 92 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-41 0
Contract jobs citing LDAP 24 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.78% 1.80% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 12.61% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
Median daily rate £351 £300 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £29.09 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.99% -59.03%
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
425 111 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.50% 14.30% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 57 35
Median daily rate £300 £294 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 3
Median hourly rate £28.25 £18.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.94% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.20 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.93 £27.50 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -39 23 £377 +25.58%
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) WebLogic
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle
3 19 (76.00%) Unix
3 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
4 17 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (64.00%) HP
5 16 (64.00%) Windows
5 16 (64.00%) Perl
5 16 (64.00%) SQL
6 15 (60.00%) JBoss
6 15 (60.00%) DevOps
7 14 (56.00%) Java
8 12 (48.00%) Sun
8 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
8 12 (48.00%) Firewall
9 11 (44.00%) AIX
10 10 (40.00%) SSH
10 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 9 (36.00%) SSL
12 8 (32.00%) IBM
12 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
12 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
12 8 (32.00%) NFS
12 8 (32.00%) DNS
12 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (32.00%) Korn

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 21 (84.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (60.00%) JBoss
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (16.00%) FileNet
4 4 (16.00%) iPlanet
4 4 (16.00%) MQSeries
5 3 (12.00%) Confluence
6 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Maple
1 1 (4.00%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) SSH
3 9 (36.00%) SSL
4 8 (32.00%) DNS
4 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (32.00%) Network Security
4 8 (32.00%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (16.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 2 (8.00%) FTP
7 2 (8.00%) HTTP
7 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
7 2 (8.00%) NAS
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (16.00%) DB2
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Linux Support
3 6 (24.00%) Unix Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Unix Support
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Unix Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Software Packaging
2 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
3 4 (16.00%) JSP
4 3 (12.00%) OAuth
4 3 (12.00%) OAuth2
4 3 (12.00%) OpenID
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) DataPower
3 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 4 (16.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (8.00%) Grid Computing
4 2 (8.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (8.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Unix
3 17 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) AIX
6 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (16.00%) Solaris
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) DevOps
2 10 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Workflow
4 7 (28.00%) Change Control
4 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (28.00%) Defect Management
4 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (28.00%) OO
4 7 (28.00%) Validation
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
6 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) QMS
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Perl
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) Korn
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) Fortran
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Lua
4 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) JSP 440
2 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) NFS
3 4 (16.00%) Docker
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (16.00%) OpenView
2 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
1 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (64.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) Sun
4 8 (32.00%) IBM
5 7 (28.00%) Axway
5 7 (28.00%) Informatica
5 7 (28.00%) Siebel
6 4 (16.00%) BEA
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) Cognos
6 4 (16.00%) F5
6 4 (16.00%) Opsware
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) BMC
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (8.00%) Veritas