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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 40 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing LDAP 8 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.88% 0.97% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.02% 12.50% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 8
Average daily rate
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£258 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.34% +37.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
47 16 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.03% 7.77% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 40
Average daily rate £350 £350 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £15.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
3 11 (78.57%) Perl
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) JBoss
3 11 (78.57%) WebLogic
3 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
3 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 8 (57.14%) NFS
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 8 (57.14%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) SSH
5 8 (57.14%) Korn
6 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (42.86%) Sun
7 6 (42.86%) Informatica
7 6 (42.86%) Siebel
7 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 6 (42.86%) Workflow
8 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
8 5 (35.71%) HP
9 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 3 (21.43%) FileNet
10 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
10 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (78.57%) WebLogic
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (21.43%) FileNet
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
1 8 (57.14%) OpenLDAP
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) SSH
2 3 (21.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX Support
2 3 (21.43%) Environment Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Perl
3 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Korn
4 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) NFS
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) JBoss
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) Sun
3 6 (42.86%) Informatica
3 6 (42.86%) Siebel
4 5 (35.71%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
6 2 (14.29%) Axway