The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 29.17% 27.50% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate £325 £130 £119
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +9.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.13 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
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 Cornwall region.

System Software Category
Cornwall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 29.17% 27.50% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate £325 £150 £119
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +26.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £10.13 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Truro +1 3 £325 +116.66%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) COM
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Siemens

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PC Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) COM
2 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Network Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO