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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 98 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Contract jobs citing LDAP 23 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.06% 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.57% 4.87% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 7
Median daily rate £340 £398 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.46% +14.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £363 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £463 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £42.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -40.84%
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
350 308 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.08% 9.62% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 129 172
Median daily rate £338 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 £12.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Renfrewshire -12 11 £340 -24.44%
West Dunbartonshire - 5 £425 -
Edinburgh +15 4 £488 +30.00%
Glasgow +4 3 £425 +21.42%
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 34 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 25 (48.08%) DNS
3 22 (42.31%) Kerberos
4 21 (40.38%) Unix
4 21 (40.38%) PKI
5 20 (38.46%) Replication
6 18 (34.62%) X.500
6 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 14 (26.92%) Finance
7 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 13 (25.00%) SSL
8 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 12 (23.08%) Tivoli
9 12 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
10 11 (21.15%) DataPower
10 11 (21.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 11 (21.15%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 11 (21.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 11 (21.15%) IBM
10 11 (21.15%) CA
11 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
12 9 (17.31%) HTTPS
12 9 (17.31%) MCP
12 9 (17.31%) Identity Management
12 9 (17.31%) MCTS
13 8 (15.38%) Banking
13 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell

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 (11.54%) Apache
1 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.77%) lighttpd
2 3 (5.77%) nginx
2 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) CICS
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) DNS
2 22 (42.31%) Kerberos
3 18 (34.62%) X.500
4 13 (25.00%) SSL
5 9 (17.31%) HTTPS
6 5 (9.62%) DHCP
6 5 (9.62%) HTTP
7 4 (7.69%) FTP
7 4 (7.69%) Network Security
7 4 (7.69%) SMTP
7 4 (7.69%) SNMP
7 4 (7.69%) SSH
7 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.69%) WAN
8 3 (5.77%) Firewall
8 3 (5.77%) Internet
8 3 (5.77%) IPv4
8 3 (5.77%) IPv6
8 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.77%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) Gradle
3 1 (1.92%) Grunt
3 1 (1.92%) gulp
3 1 (1.92%) Hudson
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Consultant
2 6 (11.54%) Identity Management Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Tivoli Specialist
4 3 (5.77%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Architect
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Security Specialist
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 6 (11.54%) LAMP
3 5 (9.62%) HTML
3 5 (9.62%) J2EE
3 5 (9.62%) XML
4 4 (7.69%) CSS
4 4 (7.69%) Regular Expression
5 3 (5.77%) Django
5 3 (5.77%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (5.77%) Laravel
5 3 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (5.77%) Servlets
6 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.85%) JSF
6 2 (3.85%) Middleware
6 2 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (1.92%) Drools
7 1 (1.92%) Java EE
7 1 (1.92%) JDBC
7 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) PKI
2 20 (38.46%) Replication
3 11 (21.15%) DataPower
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Unix
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Solaris
4 4 (7.69%) Debian
4 4 (7.69%) SUSE
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) VMS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) AIX
7 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (17.31%) Identity Management
3 7 (13.46%) Migration
4 6 (11.54%) Information Security
5 5 (9.62%) High Availability
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) Network Design
7 3 (5.77%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) SOA
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) Validation
9 1 (1.92%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.92%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
2 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 7 (13.46%) Perl
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.62%) Python
5 4 (7.69%) PHP
5 4 (7.69%) SQL
6 3 (5.77%) C-shell
6 3 (5.77%) Java
6 3 (5.77%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) MCP
3 9 (17.31%) MCTS
4 3 (5.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) COBIT
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) Samba
5 2 (3.85%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Docker
6 1 (1.92%) RACF
6 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) XenApp
6 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Tivoli
2 11 (21.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Ansible
3 3 (5.77%) Cacti
3 3 (5.77%) Munin
3 3 (5.77%) Nagios
4 2 (3.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) CA Wily
5 1 (1.92%) logstash
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.92%) rkt
5 1 (1.92%) SCCM
5 1 (1.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 11 (21.15%) CA
3 11 (21.15%) IBM
4 7 (13.46%) HP
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Splunk