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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank - 82 99
Contract jobs citing LDAP 0 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 1.43% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 2
Average daily rate - £245 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+8.17% -11.66%
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
220 200 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.99% 11.42% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 134 85
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £16.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £29.75 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) CMS
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) WinForms
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) SAML
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) SEO
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) XSD
3 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) XPath
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) Drupal
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Solr
1 4 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# WCF Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Drupal Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Developer
2 4 (30.77%) WCF Developer
2 4 (30.77%) WinForms Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) Drush
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) SAML
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) WinForms
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) XSD
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) Scrum
1 4 (30.77%) SEO
1 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
1 4 (30.77%) XPath
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Varnish
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Sun
2 1 (7.69%) VMware