The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 130 121 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -41
Contract jobs citing LDAP 7 17 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.58% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 4.49% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£329 £315 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £398 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -36.72%
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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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
467 379 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.62% 13.02% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 181 179
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £463 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 56
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LDAP across the North West region.

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LDAP across the North West region.

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -5 3 £433 +37.30% 2
Manchester -15 2 - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Middleware
2 8 (61.54%) PKI
2 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (46.15%) Mainframe
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) ETL
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) AIX
5 5 (38.46%) DB2
6 4 (30.77%) IBM
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) HPUX
8 2 (15.38%) Solaris
8 2 (15.38%) JBoss
8 2 (15.38%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
8 2 (15.38%) Sun
8 2 (15.38%) FTP
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WebLogic

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) FTP
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (38.46%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) MSDE
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
2 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) PKI
2 6 (46.15%) Mainframe
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) CESG
4 1 (7.69%) Tandem
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) HPUX
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) VMS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (15.38%) Foglight
2 2 (15.38%) CA Wily
2 2 (15.38%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) JBoss
5 2 (15.38%) Sun
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
5 2 (15.38%) Tumbleweed
6 1 (7.69%) Teradata
6 1 (7.69%) Lumesse
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Intel
6 1 (7.69%) webMethods
6 1 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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