The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 51 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing LDAP 8 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.54% 0.53% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 6.67% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +35.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £350 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.39 £45.25
% change year-on-year
+95.13% -19.59%
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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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 15 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.64% 7.98% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 7 35
Average daily rate £349 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 19 (95.00%) SQL
1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 16 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 16 (80.00%) UNIX
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (65.00%) JBoss
4 13 (65.00%) Windows
5 12 (60.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (55.00%) Perl
7 10 (50.00%) DNS
7 10 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
8 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
8 9 (45.00%) Informatica
8 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (40.00%) HP
9 8 (40.00%) Firewall
9 8 (40.00%) SSH
9 8 (40.00%) NFS
9 8 (40.00%) Korn
10 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (30.00%) Sun
10 6 (30.00%) Siebel
10 6 (30.00%) Java
10 6 (30.00%) Workflow
11 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 4 (20.00%) SLA
13 3 (15.00%) IBM

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 16 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (15.00%) FileNet
4 2 (10.00%) AquaLogic
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
1 10 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) SSH
3 3 (15.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX Support
3 3 (15.00%) Informatica Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) JMS
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
1 3 (15.00%) JDBC
1 3 (15.00%) JNDI
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) UNIX
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Perl
4 8 (40.00%) Korn
5 6 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) C
6 3 (15.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (65.00%) JBoss
4 9 (45.00%) Informatica
5 8 (40.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Sun
6 6 (30.00%) Siebel
7 3 (15.00%) IBM
7 3 (15.00%) Business Objects
8 2 (10.00%) Axway
9 1 (5.00%) Citrix
9 1 (5.00%) Lotus