The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 37 62 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.19% 7.54% 8.85%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 65.96% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 31
Median daily rate £425 £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £241 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 19
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +31.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
East of England

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

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 94 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.37% 11.44% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 46
Median daily rate £375 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 27
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +6.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +9 23 £425 +37.09% 7
Peterborough 0 11 £140 -61.64% 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 59 (68.60%) Windows
2 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 36 (41.86%) Windows 7
4 33 (38.37%) MS Office
5 24 (27.91%) ITIL
6 21 (24.42%) VMware
7 19 (22.09%) SCCM
8 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
8 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
9 17 (19.77%) MS Exchange
9 17 (19.77%) Windows 8
10 15 (17.44%) Windows XP
10 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
11 14 (16.28%) Citrix
12 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (15.12%) SLA
12 13 (15.12%) Oracle
13 12 (13.95%) Apple
14 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (12.79%) Mac OS
14 11 (12.79%) Office 365
15 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database
15 10 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (11.63%) Oracle Identity Management
15 10 (11.63%) SDLC
15 10 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (11.63%) Mainframe
15 10 (11.63%) SAP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 17 (19.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.49%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.49%) IIS
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.16%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (38.37%) MS Office
2 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) DNS
2 6 (6.98%) DHCP
3 4 (4.65%) SAN
3 4 (4.65%) WAN
4 3 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.49%) LAN
4 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.33%) NAS
5 2 (2.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.16%) Firewall
6 1 (1.16%) LDAP
6 1 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.16%) Skype
6 1 (1.16%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.16%) VLAN
6 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (6.98%) MySQL
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Advertising
2 1 (1.16%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Analyst
2 17 (19.77%) Support Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Desktop Support
4 12 (13.95%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (12.79%) Service Analyst
5 11 (12.79%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) Architect
6 10 (11.63%) Technical Architect
7 9 (10.47%) Oracle Architect
7 9 (10.47%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 9 (10.47%) Support Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) IT Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) IT Support
9 6 (6.98%) Desktop Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) Administrator
10 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (2.33%) OpenJDK
1 2 (2.33%) Spring Boot
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Mainframe
2 8 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.65%) BYOD
5 3 (3.49%) CESG
6 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.33%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.16%) EPoS
7 1 (1.16%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.16%) Informatics
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) PMI
7 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (68.60%) Windows
2 36 (41.86%) Windows 7
3 17 (19.77%) Windows 8
4 15 (17.44%) Windows XP
5 11 (12.79%) Mac OS
5 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
7 9 (10.47%) Apple iOS
7 9 (10.47%) Linux
7 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.30%) Windows Vista
9 5 (5.81%) Unix
10 4 (4.65%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.16%) AIX
12 1 (1.16%) HPUX
12 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) ITIL
2 10 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (11.63%) SDLC
3 9 (10.47%) Information Security
4 7 (8.14%) Migration
4 7 (8.14%) Software Deployment
5 6 (6.98%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.65%) Application Packaging
7 4 (4.65%) Service Management
8 3 (3.49%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.49%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.49%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (3.49%) SIEM
8 3 (3.49%) Threat Modelling
8 3 (3.49%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (2.33%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.33%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.49%) VBScript
3 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.33%) C
3 2 (2.33%) Java
3 2 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.47%) MCSE
5 6 (6.98%) CCNA
5 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.81%) MCSA
7 3 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.33%) VCP5
8 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) MCP
9 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.16%) PMP
9 1 (1.16%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.33%) Docker
3 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (22.09%) SCCM
2 10 (11.63%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (8.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.16%) SCOM
5 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.42%) VMware
3 14 (16.28%) Citrix
4 13 (15.12%) Oracle
5 12 (13.95%) Apple
6 10 (11.63%) SAP
7 8 (9.30%) Cisco
8 4 (4.65%) Dell
8 4 (4.65%) HP
8 4 (4.65%) Remedy
8 4 (4.65%) Symantec
8 4 (4.65%) WorldPay
9 3 (3.49%) Altiris
9 3 (3.49%) Cognos
9 3 (3.49%) Lotus
9 3 (3.49%) NetApp
10 1 (1.16%) Adobe
10 1 (1.16%) ESRI
10 1 (1.16%) Intel
10 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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