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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 103 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing LDAP 29 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.01% 4.49% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 3
Average daily rate £330 £500 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £354 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £520 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+8.17% -11.66%
LDAP
UK

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
362 356 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.21% 13.10% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 167 84
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £29.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.06% +40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.40 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -13 12 £350 -30.00% 1
Glasgow +16 9 £350 +2.18%
Renfrewshire - 6 £321 -
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 34 (51.52%) DNS
3 26 (39.39%) Unix
3 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 25 (37.88%) Kerberos
4 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (36.36%) PKI
6 23 (34.85%) Replication
6 23 (34.85%) X.500
7 22 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 21 (31.82%) Windows
9 17 (25.76%) Shell Script
10 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
11 14 (21.21%) Finance
11 14 (21.21%) Migration
11 14 (21.21%) IBM
11 14 (21.21%) Oracle
12 13 (19.70%) MCP
12 13 (19.70%) MCTS
12 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (16.67%) Linux
13 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (15.15%) Solaris
14 10 (15.15%) DHCP
14 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
15 9 (13.64%) Perl
15 9 (13.64%) SAN
15 9 (13.64%) CA
15 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.03%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 34 (51.52%) DNS
2 25 (37.88%) Kerberos
3 23 (34.85%) X.500
4 10 (15.15%) DHCP
5 9 (13.64%) SAN
5 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.61%) HTTPS
6 7 (10.61%) SSL
7 5 (7.58%) NAS
8 4 (6.06%) Firewall
9 3 (4.55%) Internet
10 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 2 (3.03%) Informix
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.58%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) StarTeam
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Active Directory Engineer
2 7 (10.61%) Administrator
2 7 (10.61%) Consultant
2 7 (10.61%) Unix Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (7.58%) Design Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Tivoli Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) AIX Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Identity Management Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Active Directory Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 7 (10.61%) J2EE
3 2 (3.03%) LAMP
3 2 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 2 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) JSON
4 1 (1.52%) OAuth
4 1 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) PKI
2 23 (34.85%) Replication
3 9 (13.64%) DataPower
4 6 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 5 (7.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (7.58%) IBM XIV
6 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.03%) Clustering
7 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Unix
2 21 (31.82%) Windows
3 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (16.67%) Linux
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.15%) Solaris
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 4 (6.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Migration
2 9 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (7.58%) Information Security
4 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.06%) Validation
6 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.03%) Data Security
7 2 (3.03%) Data Transformation
7 2 (3.03%) Database Security
7 2 (3.03%) DevOps
7 2 (3.03%) EAI
7 2 (3.03%) Information Assurance
7 2 (3.03%) Kanban
7 2 (3.03%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Shell Script
2 9 (13.64%) Perl
3 5 (7.58%) SQL
4 4 (6.06%) Java
5 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.03%) C-shell
6 2 (3.03%) Korn
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 13 (19.70%) MCP
4 13 (19.70%) MCTS
5 7 (10.61%) MCSE
6 3 (4.55%) Degree
7 2 (3.03%) OCP
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.55%) Samba
4 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.03%) Veritas File System
5 2 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Tivoli
1 9 (13.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 5 (7.58%) SCOM
2 5 (7.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) Nagios
4 1 (1.52%) TADDM
4 1 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.21%) IBM
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) CA
4 7 (10.61%) EMC
4 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.61%) Veritas
4 7 (10.61%) VMware
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco
5 5 (7.58%) Citrix
5 5 (7.58%) NetApp
6 4 (6.06%) HP
7 3 (4.55%) SAP
8 2 (3.03%) F5
8 2 (3.03%) ForgeRock
8 2 (3.03%) Imperva
8 2 (3.03%) Sun
8 2 (3.03%) Sybase
8 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
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