The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 68 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Contract jobs citing LDAP 1 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 2.65% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 10.92% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £71.00 £40.63
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +74.76%
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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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
181 238 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.00% 24.26% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 80 66
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £224 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £436 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.15 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -19.10%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

LDAP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks