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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 74 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 -20  
Contract jobs citing LDAP 3 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.45% 1.62% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 6.64% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 9
Median daily rate £450 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.53% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +8.43% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £44.50 £29.17
% change year-on-year +63.79% +52.55%  

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 133 271 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.03% 24.41% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 149 51
Median daily rate £390 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £341
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £14.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £28.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.16%  

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing LDAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 1 - -
LDAP
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) ITIL
3 19 (67.86%) Unix
3 19 (67.86%) SQL
4 18 (64.29%) Windows
5 17 (60.71%) Oracle
6 16 (57.14%) DevOps
7 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (53.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (50.00%) AIX
9 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Excel
9 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
9 13 (46.43%) Change Management
9 13 (46.43%) Data Management
9 13 (46.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 13 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (46.43%) Open Source
9 13 (46.43%) SaaS
9 13 (46.43%) PaaS
9 13 (46.43%) IaaS
10 12 (42.86%) Problem Management
10 12 (42.86%) PRINCE2
11 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
11 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
12 10 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (35.71%) DB2
12 10 (35.71%) Perl
13 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (32.14%) Red Hat

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 6 (21.43%) JBoss
1 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) FileNet
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) IaaS
1 13 (46.43%) PaaS
1 13 (46.43%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (14.29%) SSH
2 4 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
2 10 (35.71%) DB2
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (14.29%) Ingres
6 2 (7.14%) MySQL
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) DBA
2 9 (32.14%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Ingres DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Software Packaging
2 2 (7.14%) LAMP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) DataPower
3 2 (7.14%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) Unix
3 18 (64.29%) Windows
4 14 (50.00%) AIX
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.14%) MVS
7 2 (7.14%) Solaris
7 2 (7.14%) zOS
8 1 (3.57%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) ITIL
2 16 (57.14%) DevOps
3 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 13 (46.43%) Change Management
4 13 (46.43%) Data Management
4 13 (46.43%) Open Source
4 13 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 12 (42.86%) Problem Management
6 10 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (25.00%) Workflow
8 6 (21.43%) High Availability
8 6 (21.43%) Resource Management
9 4 (14.29%) Change Control
9 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 4 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (10.71%) ITSM
10 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
10 3 (10.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Perl
3 6 (21.43%) Korn
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) C-shell
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.14%) IBM Certification
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) NFS
3 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (7.14%) Samba
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.14%) Forum Sentry
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 5 (17.86%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) Sun
7 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
8 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
8 2 (7.14%) Axway
8 2 (7.14%) Informatica
8 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 2 (7.14%) Siebel
8 2 (7.14%) VMware