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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 131 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing LDAP 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 1.73% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
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£300 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £257 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £445 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
411 289 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.60% 11.48% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 159 167
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 28
Average hourly rate £15.43 £13.53 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.70 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £25.00 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
West Yorkshire -5 7 £240 -27.81% 1
South Yorkshire -11 1 £500 +17.64%
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
LDAP
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LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (61.90%) Service Management
2 25 (59.52%) UNIX
3 20 (47.62%) ITIL
4 17 (40.48%) Firewall
4 17 (40.48%) Splunk
5 16 (38.10%) Workflow
6 15 (35.71%) Incident Management
6 15 (35.71%) Oracle
6 15 (35.71%) Cisco
7 14 (33.33%) SSL
7 14 (33.33%) Ubuntu
7 14 (33.33%) CentOS
8 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
8 13 (30.95%) Smartcard
9 11 (26.19%) Java
9 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
10 10 (23.81%) DNS
11 9 (21.43%) SQL
12 8 (19.05%) J2EE
12 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
12 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
13 7 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (16.67%) Sun
13 7 (16.67%) Solaris
14 6 (14.29%) Finance
15 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
15 5 (11.90%) Spring
15 5 (11.90%) Maven

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) Firewall
2 14 (33.33%) SSL
3 10 (23.81%) DNS
4 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) ATM
5 2 (4.76%) Intranet
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Maven
1 5 (11.90%) Ant
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) PVCS
2 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Administrator
2 7 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Solaris Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) J2EE
2 5 (11.90%) Spring
2 5 (11.90%) jQuery
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.90%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) WCF
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.14%) WebCenter
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) XSD
4 2 (4.76%) XSLT
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) CAML
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Smartcard
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.14%) PKI
5 3 (7.14%) NHS
6 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.76%) CMDB
6 2 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) UNIX
2 14 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 14 (33.33%) CentOS
3 7 (16.67%) Solaris
4 5 (11.90%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.14%) HPUX
6 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Service Management
2 20 (47.62%) ITIL
3 16 (38.10%) Workflow
4 15 (35.71%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.76%) RUP
7 2 (4.76%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps
8 1 (2.38%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.90%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) Jython
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.76%) OpenView
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Splunk
2 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 15 (35.71%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) Sun
4 5 (11.90%) HP
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee
6 1 (2.38%) Sophos