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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 75 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Contract jobs citing LDAP 17 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.74% 1.91% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 15.94% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 3
Average daily rate £325 £300 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £257
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £29.17 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+52.55% -58.91%
LDAP
North East

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
286 69 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.27% 12.00% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 48 39
Average daily rate £285 £300 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 3
Average hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 30 April 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 16 £335 +11.75%
LDAP
North East

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (88.89%) Oracle
1 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
1 16 (88.89%) Unix
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 13 (72.22%) HP
2 13 (72.22%) JBoss
2 13 (72.22%) Perl
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) DevOps
4 10 (55.56%) AIX
4 10 (55.56%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) Sun
5 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) SSH
7 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
7 7 (38.89%) Axway
7 7 (38.89%) Workflow
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (38.89%) DataPower
7 7 (38.89%) Software Packaging
7 7 (38.89%) Network Security
7 7 (38.89%) Puppet
7 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (38.89%) SSL

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 13 (72.22%) JBoss
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (22.22%) FileNet
5 3 (16.67%) Confluence
5 3 (16.67%) iPlanet
5 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
6 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (5.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security
2 7 (38.89%) SSH
2 7 (38.89%) SSL
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.11%) FTP
5 2 (11.11%) HTTP
5 2 (11.11%) NAS
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (16.67%) DB2
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Support
2 4 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Unix Support
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Unix Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Chief Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Software Packaging
1 7 (38.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (38.89%) DataPower
2 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Grid Computing
4 2 (11.11%) HP Storage
4 2 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
1 16 (88.89%) Unix
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) AIX
5 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 4 (22.22%) Solaris
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) Workflow
4 6 (33.33%) Change Control
4 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
5 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 5 (27.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
7 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) QMS
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Korn
3 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Lua
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) VCP5
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) NFS
3 3 (16.67%) Docker
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (16.67%) OpenView
2 3 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 13 (72.22%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) Sun
4 7 (38.89%) Axway
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
4 7 (38.89%) Informatica
4 7 (38.89%) Siebel
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) BEA
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) Cognos
6 3 (16.67%) F5
6 3 (16.67%) Opsware
7 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 2 (11.11%) BMC
7 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (11.11%) Symantec
7 2 (11.11%) Veritas