The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 18 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 11.76% 16.00% 10.49%
As % of the System Software category 52.94% 80.00% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £76 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+359.01% -78.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £68 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £370 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.17 £52.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.83% +46.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Active Directory
Derbyshire

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

System Software Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 22.22% 20.00% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 10
Average daily rate £330 £150 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -44.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £68 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.17 £52.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.83% +46.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Derby region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows XP
3 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
4 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (35.14%) MS Office
6 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
7 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (27.03%) Remedy
8 10 (27.03%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
9 9 (24.32%) VMware
9 9 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (21.62%) Degree
10 8 (21.62%) HP
10 8 (21.62%) DNS
10 8 (21.62%) DHCP
11 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
11 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
12 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
12 6 (16.22%) Migration
12 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
12 6 (16.22%) UNIX
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
13 5 (13.51%) Forefront Identity Manager

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (35.14%) MS Office
3 10 (27.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) DNS
1 8 (21.62%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) LDAP
3 3 (8.11%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Technical Leader
3 11 (29.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Service Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Network Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Network Support
4 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
4 1 (2.70%) Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.70%) IT Support
4 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows XP
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (16.22%) UNIX
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.70%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) zOS
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
2 9 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.41%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.41%) Validation
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
2 1 (2.70%) VB
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCDST
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Remedy
3 9 (24.32%) VMware
4 8 (21.62%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) LANDesk