The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 1 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.04% 28.26% 12.84%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 100.00% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 7
Median daily rate £125 £180 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +63.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.17 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

System Software Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.24% 28.26% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Median daily rate £345 £180 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% +46.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £230 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £29.17 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Active Directory
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Deskside Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft