Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 115 78
Rank change year-on-year +38 -37 -10
Contract jobs citing LDAP 27 47 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.12% 1.81% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.71% 6.05% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 17
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +24.11% +8.92%
10th Percentile £178 £275 £245
90th Percentile £460 £463 £338
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £67.89 £50.73 £33.50
% change year-on-year +33.83% +51.43% +3.08%

LDAP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 278 777 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 21.84% 29.87% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 466 116
North East median daily rate £350 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -3.25% +7.15%
10th Percentile £208 £205 £229
90th Percentile £502 £425 £445
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 63 28
North East median hourly rate £21.75 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.32% +73.27% +13.40%
10th Percentile £11.15 £15.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.70 £36.40 £31.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -26.00% +21.95% +9.63%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing LDAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in the North East

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LDAP in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for LDAP in the North East

LDAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP in the North East over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LDAP in the North East

LDAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LDAP in the North East

LDAP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +33 24 £350 -0.07%
Durham - 1 - -
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
3 22 (81.48%) Unix
3 22 (81.48%) WebLogic
4 20 (74.07%) JBoss
5 18 (66.67%) Windows
6 17 (62.96%) Perl
6 17 (62.96%) SQL
6 17 (62.96%) DNS
6 17 (62.96%) Firewall
6 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
7 13 (48.15%) OpenLDAP
7 13 (48.15%) SSH
7 13 (48.15%) Korn
7 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
7 13 (48.15%) NFS
7 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
8 12 (44.44%) Windows XP
9 11 (40.74%) HP
9 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
9 11 (40.74%) Proactive Monitoring
10 10 (37.04%) DevOps
10 10 (37.04%) Sun
10 10 (37.04%) AIX
11 8 (29.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (22.22%) PlateSpin
12 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (22.22%) Network Security

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (81.48%) WebLogic
2 20 (74.07%) JBoss
3 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 6 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (22.22%) MQSeries
3 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 5 (18.52%) iPlanet
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (18.52%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (11.11%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (14.81%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) DNS
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) OpenLDAP
2 13 (48.15%) SSH
3 6 (22.22%) NAS
3 6 (22.22%) Network Security
3 6 (22.22%) SAN
4 5 (18.52%) SSL
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (11.11%) FCoE
6 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 3 (11.11%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) GitLab
1 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.70%) Phabricator
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Trac
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Support
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) J2EE
2 4 (14.81%) Software Packaging
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Clustering
2 5 (18.52%) Grid Computing
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) DataPower
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (7.41%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Unix
3 18 (66.67%) Windows
4 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (44.44%) Windows XP
6 10 (37.04%) AIX
7 6 (22.22%) HPUX
7 6 (22.22%) Solaris
7 6 (22.22%) SUSE
8 1 (3.70%) CentOS
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Proactive Monitoring
2 10 (37.04%) DevOps
3 8 (29.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) High Availability
5 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) OO
7 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Change Control
8 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
8 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.70%) ITSM
9 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Perl
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Korn
2 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) C-shell
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
1 13 (48.15%) NFS
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (22.22%) KVM
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) OpenView
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Forum Sentry
3 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Oracle
1 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
2 11 (40.74%) HP
3 10 (37.04%) Sun
4 6 (22.22%) Cognos
4 6 (22.22%) Opsware
4 6 (22.22%) PlateSpin
4 6 (22.22%) Veritas
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) F5
6 4 (14.81%) Axway
6 4 (14.81%) IBM
6 4 (14.81%) Informatica
6 4 (14.81%) Siebel
7 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.70%) Borland
8 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow