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 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 15 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 84 48 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.94% 5.29% 3.95%
As % of the System Software category 73.04% 65.75% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 18
Median daily rate £340 £130 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -56.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £110 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £325 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 7
Median hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.70 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £24.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
115 73 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.23% 8.05% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 41 49
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £122 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 7
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.20 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £100.00 £18.50
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 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 27 July 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 27 July 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 121 (87.05%) Windows
2 52 (37.41%) Windows Server
3 50 (35.97%) VMware
4 47 (33.81%) Windows 7
5 44 (31.65%) Microsoft
6 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (22.30%) PowerShell
9 29 (20.86%) MS Office
10 28 (20.14%) DNS
10 28 (20.14%) Office 365
11 27 (19.42%) SCCM
11 27 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (17.99%) ITIL
12 25 (17.99%) Hyper-V
13 24 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (17.27%) MS Excel
14 22 (15.83%) MS Exchange
14 22 (15.83%) TCP/IP
15 21 (15.11%) Linux
15 21 (15.11%) Finance
15 21 (15.11%) Migration
16 19 (13.67%) Citrix
16 19 (13.67%) Windows 8
17 18 (12.95%) Data Centre
17 18 (12.95%) Windows 10
17 18 (12.95%) SQL
18 17 (12.23%) DHCP
19 16 (11.51%) Wireless
19 16 (11.51%) SAN

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 22 (15.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.19%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.32%) IBM Notes
5 5 (3.60%) Mule
6 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.16%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.44%) CMS
8 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (20.86%) MS Office
2 24 (17.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.14%) Office 365
2 16 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.14%) DNS
2 22 (15.83%) TCP/IP
3 17 (12.23%) DHCP
4 16 (11.51%) LAN
4 16 (11.51%) SAN
4 16 (11.51%) WAN
4 16 (11.51%) Wireless
5 14 (10.07%) VPN
6 8 (5.76%) Network Security
7 7 (5.04%) Firewall
7 7 (5.04%) SSL
8 6 (4.32%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.60%) Internet
9 5 (3.60%) LDAP
10 2 (1.44%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.72%) 3G
11 1 (0.72%) 4G
11 1 (0.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) MSI
2 1 (0.72%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (15.11%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Law
2 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.16%) Banking
4 2 (1.44%) Back Office
4 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (20.86%) Analyst
2 20 (14.39%) Architect
3 17 (12.23%) Service Analyst
3 17 (12.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) Support Engineer
5 12 (8.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (8.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.04%) Security Architect
8 6 (4.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (3.60%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Administrator
9 5 (3.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.19%) PKI
3 8 (5.76%) Client/Server
3 8 (5.76%) Clustering
4 7 (5.04%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.60%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.60%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.60%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.88%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.88%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.16%) NHS
7 3 (2.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.72%) CESG
9 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.72%) PDA
9 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 121 (87.05%) Windows
2 52 (37.41%) Windows Server
3 47 (33.81%) Windows 7
4 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (15.11%) Linux
8 19 (13.67%) Windows 8
9 18 (12.95%) Windows 10
10 12 (8.63%) Windows XP
11 9 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (5.76%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.16%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.99%) ITIL
2 21 (15.11%) Migration
3 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
3 10 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (5.04%) DevOps
4 7 (5.04%) Incident Management
4 7 (5.04%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (5.04%) OWASP
4 7 (5.04%) SIEM
5 6 (4.32%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (3.60%) Process Improvement
6 5 (3.60%) Security Hardening
6 5 (3.60%) Server Building
7 4 (2.88%) Patch Management
7 4 (2.88%) Server Patching
8 3 (2.16%) Application Virtualisation
8 3 (2.16%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.16%) Security Architecture
8 3 (2.16%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.30%) PowerShell
2 18 (12.95%) SQL
3 16 (11.51%) VBScript
4 3 (2.16%) VB
5 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (11.51%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.19%) CISSP
3 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.60%) ISSAP
6 4 (2.88%) MCSE
7 3 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.44%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.44%) CISMP
8 2 (1.44%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.44%) Degree
8 2 (1.44%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.44%) MCDST
9 1 (0.72%) CCA
9 1 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.72%) MCP
9 1 (0.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (17.99%) Hyper-V
2 24 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.63%) XenApp
4 11 (7.91%) XenDesktop
5 9 (6.47%) vSphere
6 7 (5.04%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.16%) Firmware
8 3 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.16%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (19.42%) SCCM
2 8 (5.76%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (5.76%) Puppet
3 7 (5.04%) Ansible
3 7 (5.04%) SCOM
3 7 (5.04%) WSUS
4 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (35.97%) VMware
2 44 (31.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.67%) Citrix
4 16 (11.51%) Cisco
5 15 (10.79%) Dell
6 8 (5.76%) Intel Security
6 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.04%) Google
7 7 (5.04%) Oracle
7 7 (5.04%) Sun
8 6 (4.32%) Lotus
9 5 (3.60%) Palo Alto
9 5 (3.60%) Wyse
10 4 (2.88%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.88%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (2.88%) NetApp
10 4 (2.88%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (2.16%) AppSense
11 3 (2.16%) EMC
11 3 (2.16%) HP
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