The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 49 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.48% 6.59% 5.19%
As % of the System Software category 62.03% 78.26% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 27
Median daily rate £250 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £114 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 10
Median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.00 £17.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
79 69 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.45% 8.42% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 43
Median daily rate £325 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £120 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Median hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.00 £24.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 120 (91.60%) Windows
2 56 (42.75%) Windows 7
3 55 (41.98%) Microsoft
4 53 (40.46%) MS Office
5 48 (36.64%) Windows Server
6 38 (29.01%) MS Excel
6 38 (29.01%) VMware
7 36 (27.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (25.19%) SCCM
8 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (24.43%) DNS
10 30 (22.90%) Citrix
11 27 (20.61%) Office 365
12 26 (19.85%) ITIL
13 23 (17.56%) MS Exchange
13 23 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (16.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (15.27%) LAN
15 20 (15.27%) Cisco
15 20 (15.27%) Migration
16 19 (14.50%) DHCP
16 19 (14.50%) PowerShell
17 18 (13.74%) WAN
18 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
19 16 (12.21%) Windows 10
19 16 (12.21%) VPN
20 15 (11.45%) Firewall
21 14 (10.69%) TCP/IP
21 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
21 14 (10.69%) Amazon AWS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 23 (17.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.40%) Skype for Business
3 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.82%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.05%) IBM Domino
6 4 (3.05%) Mule
7 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 53 (40.46%) MS Office
2 38 (29.01%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.61%) Office 365
2 14 (10.69%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.53%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.43%) DNS
2 20 (15.27%) LAN
3 19 (14.50%) DHCP
4 18 (13.74%) WAN
5 16 (12.21%) VPN
6 15 (11.45%) Firewall
7 14 (10.69%) TCP/IP
8 13 (9.92%) SAN
9 12 (9.16%) Wireless
10 7 (5.34%) Network Security
11 6 (4.58%) Internet
11 6 (4.58%) SSL
11 6 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (3.82%) NetScaler
13 4 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (2.29%) Ethernet
14 3 (2.29%) Extranet
14 3 (2.29%) VoIP
15 2 (1.53%) Skype
16 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MSI
2 2 (1.53%) InstallShield
General
1 13 (9.92%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.29%) Back Office
4 2 (1.53%) Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Law
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (23.66%) Analyst
2 24 (18.32%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.74%) Service Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (12.98%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (12.21%) Architect
6 13 (9.92%) Desktop Support
7 11 (8.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) IT Support
8 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (7.63%) IT Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 7 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.34%) Windows Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.87%) Fat Client
2 9 (6.87%) Smartphone
2 9 (6.87%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.34%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.34%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.34%) Clustering
4 6 (4.58%) PKI
5 5 (3.82%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.82%) Replication
6 4 (3.05%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.29%) NHS
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) iPhone
8 2 (1.53%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.76%) iPad
9 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (91.60%) Windows
2 56 (42.75%) Windows 7
3 48 (36.64%) Windows Server
4 36 (27.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (16.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (12.21%) Windows 10
8 12 (9.16%) Linux
9 8 (6.11%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.58%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.05%) Mac OS X
11 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.53%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.76%) Android
13 1 (0.76%) CentOS
13 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.85%) ITIL
2 20 (15.27%) Migration
3 9 (6.87%) Incident Management
4 8 (6.11%) Application Virtualisation
4 8 (6.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (5.34%) DevOps
6 6 (4.58%) OWASP
6 6 (4.58%) Patch Management
6 6 (4.58%) SIEM
7 5 (3.82%) Release Management
7 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.82%) Software Deployment
7 5 (3.82%) Time Management
8 4 (3.05%) Change Management
8 4 (3.05%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.05%) Data Security
8 4 (3.05%) High Availability
8 4 (3.05%) Server Patching
9 3 (2.29%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.92%) VBScript
3 5 (3.82%) SQL
3 5 (3.82%) VB
4 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) CISSP
4 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.05%) CCA
5 4 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.05%) MCP
5 4 (3.05%) MCSE
5 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.29%) MCSA
7 2 (1.53%) Degree
7 2 (1.53%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.76%) CISMP
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 23 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.92%) Hyper-V
2 13 (9.92%) XenApp
3 9 (6.87%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (6.87%) XenDesktop
4 7 (5.34%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (3.05%) BitLocker
6 4 (3.05%) ISA Server
6 4 (3.05%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.29%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.76%) Firmware
8 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (25.19%) SCCM
2 11 (8.40%) WSUS
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (4.58%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (3.82%) Ansible
5 5 (3.82%) Puppet
6 4 (3.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (2.29%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.76%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) MOM
8 1 (0.76%) SCOM
8 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.01%) VMware
3 30 (22.90%) Citrix
4 20 (15.27%) Cisco
5 10 (7.63%) Dell
6 8 (6.11%) HP
6 8 (6.11%) Wyse
7 5 (3.82%) AppSense
7 5 (3.82%) CA
7 5 (3.82%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.82%) Google
7 5 (3.82%) Lotus
8 4 (3.05%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (3.05%) NetApp
8 4 (3.05%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (3.05%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.05%) Polycom
8 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.05%) Sun
8 4 (3.05%) Symantec
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