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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 44 68 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.41% 8.62% 9.16%
As % of the System Software category 45.36% 68.69% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 23
Median daily rate £400 £318 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +36.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £23.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.65% +55.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £23.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
97 99 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.33% 12.55% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 39
Median daily rate £350 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £436 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 17
Median hourly rate £19.25 £23.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £23.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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 27 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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 +7 28 £425 +34.92% 16
Peterborough -1 11 £105 -55.78% 2
Huntingdon -2 2 £135 -69.57%
St Neots - 1 £118 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (73.81%) Windows
2 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 34 (40.48%) Windows 7
4 32 (38.10%) MS Office
5 26 (30.95%) ITIL
6 23 (27.38%) VMware
7 21 (25.00%) SCCM
8 20 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 19 (22.62%) MS Excel
9 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
10 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
11 16 (19.05%) Windows 8
11 16 (19.05%) SLA
12 15 (17.86%) Windows XP
13 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (16.67%) Citrix
13 14 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (15.48%) Oracle
15 12 (14.29%) Cisco
15 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (13.10%) Office 365
16 11 (13.10%) Mac OS
16 11 (13.10%) Apple
17 10 (11.90%) Mainframe
17 10 (11.90%) SAP
17 10 (11.90%) Linux
17 10 (11.90%) MCSE
17 10 (11.90%) DNS
17 10 (11.90%) Migration

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 20 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.95%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.57%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.57%) IIS
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.38%) nginx
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.19%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 32 (38.10%) MS Office
2 19 (22.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.10%) Office 365
2 3 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) DNS
2 7 (8.33%) WAN
3 6 (7.14%) DHCP
4 4 (4.76%) LAN
5 3 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.19%) Firewall
6 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.19%) LDAP
6 1 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.19%) Skype
6 1 (1.19%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.19%) VLAN
6 1 (1.19%) VoIP
6 1 (1.19%) VPN
6 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Marketing
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Analyst
2 16 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 15 (17.86%) Desktop Support
4 12 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (13.10%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (11.90%) Architect
6 10 (11.90%) Technical Architect
7 9 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Oracle Architect
7 9 (10.71%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 8 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) IT Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) IT Support
11 5 (5.95%) Applications Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Service Desk Support
11 5 (5.95%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (2.38%) OpenJDK
1 2 (2.38%) Spring Boot
1 2 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Mainframe
2 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.76%) BYOD
5 2 (2.38%) iPad
5 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.38%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.19%) EPoS
6 1 (1.19%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.19%) Informatics
6 1 (1.19%) PMI
6 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (73.81%) Windows
2 34 (40.48%) Windows 7
3 16 (19.05%) Windows 8
4 15 (17.86%) Windows XP
5 14 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (13.10%) Mac OS
8 10 (11.90%) Linux
9 9 (10.71%) Apple iOS
10 8 (9.52%) Windows Vista
11 7 (8.33%) Unix
12 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (3.57%) Windows 10
14 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
14 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
15 1 (1.19%) AIX
15 1 (1.19%) HPUX
15 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) ITIL
2 10 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (11.90%) Migration
2 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (11.90%) SDLC
3 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 6 (7.14%) Information Security
6 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.95%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.76%) Application Packaging
8 3 (3.57%) Functional Testing
8 3 (3.57%) Service Management
9 2 (2.38%) B2B
9 2 (2.38%) B2C
9 2 (2.38%) Email Migration
9 2 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
10 1 (1.19%) Server Building
10 1 (1.19%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.57%) VBScript
3 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.38%) C
3 2 (2.38%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
3 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (11.90%) MCSE
5 7 (8.33%) MCSA
6 6 (7.14%) CCNA
6 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.76%) VCP5
7 4 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (3.57%) VCP6
9 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.19%) MCP
9 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.38%) Docker
3 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (25.00%) SCCM
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.19%) SCOM
5 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.38%) VMware
3 14 (16.67%) Citrix
4 13 (15.48%) Oracle
5 12 (14.29%) Cisco
6 11 (13.10%) Apple
7 10 (11.90%) SAP
8 6 (7.14%) Dell
9 5 (5.95%) NetApp
10 4 (4.76%) HP
10 4 (4.76%) Remedy
10 4 (4.76%) Symantec
10 4 (4.76%) WorldPay
11 3 (3.57%) Altiris
11 3 (3.57%) Cognos
11 3 (3.57%) Lotus
12 1 (1.19%) Computacenter
12 1 (1.19%) Intel
12 1 (1.19%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
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