The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 117 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing LDAP 31 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.52% 5.52% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 6
Median daily rate £323 £265 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% -31.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £349 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.17 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+78.26% -58.91%
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
562 308 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.41% 10.22% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 125 208
Median daily rate £330 £295 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £158 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £12.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Edinburgh -2 14 £370 +13.84% 1
Renfrewshire -30 11 £305 -10.94%
Glasgow +5 4 £420 -
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 44 (74.58%) Active Directory
2 28 (47.46%) DNS
3 25 (42.37%) Unix
4 24 (40.68%) PKI
5 22 (37.29%) Linux
6 20 (33.90%) Windows
6 20 (33.90%) Kerberos
7 18 (30.51%) Finance
8 17 (28.81%) Replication
9 16 (27.12%) X.500
10 15 (25.42%) Red Hat
10 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
11 14 (23.73%) Solaris
12 13 (22.03%) Perl
12 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
13 12 (20.34%) Java
13 12 (20.34%) Oracle
13 12 (20.34%) Identity Management
14 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
15 9 (15.25%) VMware
15 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
15 9 (15.25%) Nagios
15 9 (15.25%) DHCP
16 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
16 8 (13.56%) Veritas
16 8 (13.56%) SSL
16 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
16 8 (13.56%) Clustering
16 8 (13.56%) Banking

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (10.17%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.08%) JBoss
3 3 (5.08%) lighttpd
3 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.08%) nginx
3 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.39%) Confluence
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) DNS
2 20 (33.90%) Kerberos
3 16 (27.12%) X.500
4 9 (15.25%) DHCP
5 8 (13.56%) SSL
5 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.17%) Firewall
6 6 (10.17%) HTTP
7 4 (6.78%) FTP
7 4 (6.78%) Network Security
7 4 (6.78%) SAN
7 4 (6.78%) SMTP
7 4 (6.78%) SNMP
7 4 (6.78%) SSH
7 4 (6.78%) WAN
8 3 (5.08%) HTTPS
8 3 (5.08%) IPv4
8 3 (5.08%) IPv6
8 3 (5.08%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.39%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.78%) DB2
5 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.08%) StarTeam
3 2 (3.39%) Ant
3 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) Gradle
3 2 (3.39%) Grunt
3 2 (3.39%) gulp
3 2 (3.39%) Hudson
3 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) Maven
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Active Directory Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Tivoli Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Unix Consultant
6 2 (3.39%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) HTML
1 6 (10.17%) LAMP
1 6 (10.17%) OAuth
1 6 (10.17%) Web Services
1 6 (10.17%) XML
2 5 (8.47%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 4 (6.78%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) Regular Expression
3 4 (6.78%) Servlets
4 3 (5.08%) Django
4 3 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (5.08%) Laravel
4 3 (5.08%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.39%) Java EE
5 2 (3.39%) JDBC
5 2 (3.39%) JSF
5 2 (3.39%) JSP
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) PKI
2 17 (28.81%) Replication
3 8 (13.56%) Clustering
4 7 (11.86%) Mainframe
5 6 (10.17%) Hedge funds
6 5 (8.47%) DataPower
7 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
7 4 (6.78%) Private Cloud
8 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
8 3 (5.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Unix
2 22 (37.29%) Linux
3 20 (33.90%) Windows
4 14 (23.73%) Solaris
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.78%) Debian
7 4 (6.78%) SUSE
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.39%) AIX
9 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Identity Management
2 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.17%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (10.17%) RAD
4 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.08%) DevOps
6 3 (5.08%) High Availability
6 3 (5.08%) Network Design
6 3 (5.08%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.39%) Database Security
7 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) Perl
2 12 (20.34%) Java
3 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
4 8 (13.56%) Ruby
5 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.17%) Python
5 6 (10.17%) VBA
6 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.47%) SQL
7 4 (6.78%) PHP
8 3 (5.08%) C-shell
8 3 (5.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) MCP
3 7 (11.86%) MCTS
4 4 (6.78%) Degree
5 3 (5.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (74.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (13.56%) Veritas File System
2 8 (13.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 3 (5.08%) Samba
6 2 (3.39%) DFS Replication
6 2 (3.39%) Docker
6 2 (3.39%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.69%) RACF
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) XenApp
7 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Nagios
2 7 (11.86%) Tivoli
3 6 (10.17%) TADDM
4 5 (8.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (6.78%) SCOM
6 3 (5.08%) Cacti
6 3 (5.08%) Munin
7 2 (3.39%) Ansible
7 2 (3.39%) CA Wily
7 2 (3.39%) logstash
7 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.39%) Puppet
7 2 (3.39%) rkt
7 2 (3.39%) SCCM
7 2 (3.39%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
1 15 (25.42%) Red Hat
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle
3 9 (15.25%) VMware
4 8 (13.56%) Veritas
5 6 (10.17%) HP
6 5 (8.47%) CA
6 5 (8.47%) IBM
7 4 (6.78%) Citrix
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco
9 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.39%) F5
9 2 (3.39%) ForgeRock
9 2 (3.39%) Google
9 2 (3.39%) Imperva
9 2 (3.39%) SAP
9 2 (3.39%) Splunk
9 2 (3.39%) Sybase
10 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.69%) EMC