The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 123 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing LDAP 16 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.99% 2.05% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £394 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £369 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £419 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £71.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +198.94%
LDAP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
401 293 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.94% 12.78% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 157 184
Average daily rate £324 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.67% -55.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £23.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LDAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LDAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LDAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

LDAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

LDAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LDAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
(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
West Yorkshire - 15 £288 - 1
North Yorkshire -6 1 £450 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (60.47%) Service Management
2 25 (58.14%) UNIX
3 23 (53.49%) ITIL
4 22 (51.16%) Splunk
5 20 (46.51%) Cisco
6 19 (44.19%) Workflow
7 18 (41.86%) Ubuntu
7 18 (41.86%) CentOS
8 17 (39.53%) Incident Management
8 17 (39.53%) Firewall
8 17 (39.53%) SSL
9 16 (37.21%) Smartcard
10 13 (30.23%) Oracle
11 12 (27.91%) SQL
12 11 (25.58%) Sun
12 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
13 10 (23.26%) Java
14 9 (20.93%) J2EE
14 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
15 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (16.28%) HTML
15 7 (16.28%) XML
16 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
16 6 (13.95%) Spring
16 6 (13.95%) Maven
16 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
16 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
16 6 (13.95%) Ant
17 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
17 5 (11.63%) HP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.65%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) SSL
1 17 (39.53%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) Intranet
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Ant
1 6 (13.95%) Maven
2 2 (4.65%) PVCS
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Technical Support
1 10 (23.26%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (16.28%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.30%) Administrator
3 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
3 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Management Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Customer Support
5 2 (4.65%) UNIX Support
5 2 (4.65%) ICT Technician
5 2 (4.65%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) J2EE
2 7 (16.28%) HTML
2 7 (16.28%) XML
3 6 (13.95%) Spring
4 4 (9.30%) jQuery
4 4 (9.30%) .NET
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.30%) SOAP
5 3 (6.98%) JSP
5 3 (6.98%) Servlets
5 3 (6.98%) SPML
5 3 (6.98%) SailPoint
6 2 (4.65%) WCF
6 2 (4.65%) REST
6 2 (4.65%) CAML
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.65%) Web Services
6 2 (4.65%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Smartcard
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.30%) NHS
5 3 (6.98%) PKI
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.65%) Statistics
6 2 (4.65%) CMDB
6 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) UNIX
2 18 (41.86%) Ubuntu
2 18 (41.86%) CentOS
3 5 (11.63%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
5 3 (6.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Service Management
2 23 (53.49%) ITIL
3 19 (44.19%) Workflow
4 17 (39.53%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
5 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) MVC
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.33%) Process Management
7 1 (2.33%) UML
7 1 (2.33%) RUP
7 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.33%) System Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) BeanShell
7 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) Jython
8 1 (2.33%) XPath
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.65%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Splunk
2 20 (46.51%) Cisco
3 13 (30.23%) Oracle
4 11 (25.58%) Sun
5 5 (11.63%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Novell
6 3 (6.98%) Sybase
6 3 (6.98%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (6.98%) SAP
6 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) McAfee
8 1 (2.33%) Sophos