The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Somerset / Bath
Rank 8 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 13.19% 5.00% 11.27%
As % of the System Software category 70.59% 80.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £273 £90 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+202.77% -60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -25.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £17.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%

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

System Software Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 18.68% 6.25% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £90 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+288.88% -73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £90 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £90 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £17.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bath 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 Bath

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
5 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (26.32%) Nagios
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (15.79%) Marketing
7 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.79%) Electronics
7 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
8 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
8 2 (10.53%) Apple

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
1 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam