The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 94 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing LDAP 23 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.14% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 1.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 0
Average daily rate
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£230 £333 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £71.00 £40.63
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +74.76%
LDAP
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
282 161 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.03% 9.10% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 107 108
Average daily rate £283 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £238 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -36.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £11.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £19.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+49.55% -10.84%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Leeds +13 23 £230 +6.97%
LDAP
Yorkshire

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 23 (63.89%) Service Management
2 21 (58.33%) UNIX
3 16 (44.44%) ITIL
4 15 (41.67%) Oracle
4 15 (41.67%) Splunk
5 14 (38.89%) Firewall
6 13 (36.11%) Workflow
6 13 (36.11%) Incident Management
6 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) Ubuntu
7 12 (33.33%) CentOS
7 12 (33.33%) Cisco
7 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 11 (30.56%) SSL
9 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 10 (27.78%) Smartcard
10 9 (25.00%) SQL
11 8 (22.22%) Java
11 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
12 7 (19.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (19.44%) HP
12 7 (19.44%) Solaris
12 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
13 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (13.89%) Spring
13 5 (13.89%) Maven
13 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
13 5 (13.89%) jQuery
13 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) SSL
3 10 (27.78%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) ATM
5 2 (5.56%) Intranet
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Ant
1 5 (13.89%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) PVCS
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
2 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) J2EE
1 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
1 5 (13.89%) XML
1 5 (13.89%) Spring
1 5 (13.89%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.33%) WebCenter
2 3 (8.33%) WCF
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) XSD
3 2 (5.56%) XSLT
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 2 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) CAML
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Smartcard
2 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) NHS
3 3 (8.33%) PKI
4 2 (5.56%) Statistics
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) UNIX
2 12 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 12 (33.33%) CentOS
3 7 (19.44%) Solaris
4 4 (11.11%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) HPUX
6 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Service Management
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL
3 13 (36.11%) Workflow
3 13 (36.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) UML
6 2 (5.56%) RUP
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) XPath
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.56%) OpenView
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle
1 15 (41.67%) Splunk
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) Sun
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft