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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 55 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing LDAP 13 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.03% 1.40% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 14.29% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £350 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
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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
118 21 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.44% 9.77% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 13 24
Average daily rate £349 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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
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 27 November 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 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) WebLogic
5 12 (57.14%) UNIX
5 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (52.38%) JBoss
7 9 (42.86%) HP
8 8 (38.10%) Informatica
8 8 (38.10%) DNS
8 8 (38.10%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
9 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
9 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 7 (33.33%) Tivoli
10 6 (28.57%) Middleware
10 6 (28.57%) NFS
10 6 (28.57%) Firewall
10 6 (28.57%) SSH
10 6 (28.57%) Perl
10 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
10 6 (28.57%) Korn
11 5 (23.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (23.81%) Java
11 5 (23.81%) J2EE
11 5 (23.81%) JDBC

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 13 (61.90%) WebLogic
2 11 (52.38%) JBoss
3 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 5 (23.81%) Apache
5 4 (19.05%) AquaLogic
6 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
7 2 (9.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Ant
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Environment Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Informatica Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Support
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Support
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Middleware
2 5 (23.81%) J2EE
2 5 (23.81%) JDBC
2 5 (23.81%) JMS
2 5 (23.81%) JNDI
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) SOA
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) Korn
4 5 (23.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 3 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) NFS
3 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (23.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 9 (42.86%) HP
4 8 (38.10%) Informatica
5 3 (14.29%) Siebel
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Sun
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Lotus