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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 109 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing LDAP 7 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 5.97% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 7
Median daily rate £365 £358 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -20.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+82.22% +1.26%

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
245 352 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.11% 13.68% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 169 165
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.50% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £17.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +12 3 £450 +20.00%
Glasgow -1 3 £365 +5.79%
Renfrewshire +17 1 £340 +5.91%
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
3 20 (58.82%) DNS
4 18 (52.94%) Kerberos
4 18 (52.94%) X.500
4 18 (52.94%) Replication
4 18 (52.94%) PKI
5 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
6 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
7 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (32.35%) Unix
8 10 (29.41%) CA
8 10 (29.41%) MCP
8 10 (29.41%) MCTS
9 8 (23.53%) DataPower
9 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 8 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (23.53%) HTTPS
9 8 (23.53%) SSL
9 8 (23.53%) Tivoli
9 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 8 (23.53%) Shell Script
9 8 (23.53%) IBM
10 7 (20.59%) Windows
11 6 (17.65%) Identity Management
12 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (14.71%) Information Security

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 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) DNS
2 18 (52.94%) Kerberos
2 18 (52.94%) X.500
3 8 (23.53%) HTTPS
3 8 (23.53%) SSL
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
5 2 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) DHCP
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.94%) Skype
6 1 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Identity Management Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Sun Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 5 (14.71%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) PKI
1 18 (52.94%) Replication
2 8 (23.53%) DataPower
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Unix
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Solaris
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (17.65%) Identity Management
3 5 (14.71%) Information Security
3 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Data Security
5 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
2 8 (23.53%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) C-shell
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (29.41%) MCP
4 10 (29.41%) MCTS
5 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) Samba
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Tivoli
1 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) CA
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.82%) Symantec
5 2 (5.88%) ForgeRock
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Sun
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Twitter