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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 13 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 10.32% 8.96% 14.84%
As % of the System Software category 76.47% 41.38% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 13
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 £68
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +381.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.75 £8.94 £52.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.61% -83.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £8.94 £52.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.59 £52.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.60%
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
17 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 13.49% 21.64% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 16
Average daily rate £325 £325 £80
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +306.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.75 £8.94 £52.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.61% -83.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £8.94 £52.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.59 £52.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
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 28 August 2015, 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 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
3 21 (43.75%) VMware
4 20 (41.67%) Manufacturing
4 20 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 20 (41.67%) UNIX
5 18 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 16 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (31.25%) VMware ESX
7 15 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
9 11 (22.92%) Oracle
10 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
11 8 (16.67%) MS Office
11 8 (16.67%) HP
12 7 (14.58%) Citrix
12 7 (14.58%) SLA
12 7 (14.58%) ITIL
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
13 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
13 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
13 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
13 6 (12.50%) Finance
13 6 (12.50%) SQL
13 6 (12.50%) RDBMS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
1 3 (6.25%) DHCP
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.08%) VLAN
2 1 (2.08%) NAS
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 20 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) International Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Technical Leader
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Project Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.08%) Network Support Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) DBA
9 1 (2.08%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) CESG
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Windows XP
2 20 (41.67%) UNIX
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.17%) Solaris
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 16 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 15 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance
7 2 (4.17%) Coaching
8 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.08%) V-Model
8 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.08%) High Availability
8 1 (2.08%) SIEM
8 1 (2.08%) Change Control
8 1 (2.08%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Korn
2 1 (2.08%) C-shell
2 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware ESX
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (6.25%) RACF
4 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (43.75%) VMware
3 16 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 11 (22.92%) Oracle
5 8 (16.67%) HP
6 7 (14.58%) Citrix
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco
8 3 (6.25%) Siemens
9 2 (4.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.08%) IBM
10 1 (2.08%) Sun