The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 108 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing LDAP 23 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.64% 2.61% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
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£318 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.38% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £270 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.17 - -
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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
301 345 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.48% 13.56% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 176 117
Average daily rate £325 £363 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £16.00 £9.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £38.50 £40.00
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 Scotland

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Aberdeen - 8 £230 -
Renfrewshire - 6 £348 -
Edinburgh +3 5 £375 +3.44% 2
Glasgow -9 4 - -
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LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 22 (52.38%) Red Hat
4 21 (50.00%) Windows
5 18 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (40.48%) HP
6 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
7 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (35.71%) DNS
7 15 (35.71%) UNIX
8 13 (30.95%) Oracle
9 11 (26.19%) MCSE
10 10 (23.81%) Finance
11 9 (21.43%) DHCP
11 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
12 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 8 (19.05%) Degree
13 7 (16.67%) PKI
13 7 (16.67%) Solaris
13 7 (16.67%) Kerberos
13 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
14 6 (14.29%) CA
14 6 (14.29%) Java
14 6 (14.29%) Migration
15 5 (11.90%) Replication
15 5 (11.90%) VMware
15 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
15 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
15 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
15 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
1 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
1 5 (11.90%) JBoss
1 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) ColdFusion
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) DNS
2 9 (21.43%) DHCP
3 7 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 5 (11.90%) X.500
5 4 (9.52%) SAN
6 3 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (7.14%) HTTPS
6 3 (7.14%) SSL
7 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Server Support
6 4 (9.52%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.76%) Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.38%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
1 3 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) JSP
2 2 (4.76%) Struts
2 2 (4.76%) J2EE
2 2 (4.76%) JMS
2 2 (4.76%) JPA
2 2 (4.76%) Ajax
2 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) PKI
2 5 (11.90%) Replication
3 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.52%) DataPower
4 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 21 (50.00%) Windows
3 18 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (35.71%) UNIX
5 7 (16.67%) Solaris
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
4 3 (7.14%) Release Management
4 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Change Control
5 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.76%) BCP
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Validation
6 1 (2.38%) Information Security
6 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.38%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) SEO
6 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.38%) EAI
6 1 (2.38%) SOA
6 1 (2.38%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.19%) MCSE
3 8 (19.05%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) MCTS
5 3 (7.14%) MCP
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.76%) OCP
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) NFS
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.76%) Samba
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
1 4 (9.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (4.76%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Red Hat
2 17 (40.48%) HP
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.95%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) CA
5 5 (11.90%) VMware
5 5 (11.90%) NetApp
6 4 (9.52%) IBM
6 4 (9.52%) Sun
6 4 (9.52%) EMC
7 3 (7.14%) ForgeRock
8 2 (4.76%) Adobe
8 2 (4.76%) CommVault
8 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.38%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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