The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 17 2
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.89% 5.88% 21.74%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 85.71% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £325 £90 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+261.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £7.75 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -1.06%
Active Directory
Essex

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

System Software Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 10.53% 6.86% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £425 £90 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+372.22% -35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £7.75 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) Thunderhead
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Document Management
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (10.00%) XenApp
8 1 (10.00%) vSphere
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (10.00%) Line Management
8 1 (10.00%) VLAN
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (10.00%) SCCM
8 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Thunderhead
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft