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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 14.16% 25.36% 17.07%
As % of the System Software category 72.73% 94.59% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 5
Median daily rate £362 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £334 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £451 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 16
Median hourly rate £11.41 £13.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% -82.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.44%
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
22 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 19.47% 26.81% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 6
Median daily rate £342 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.59% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £335 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £451 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -82.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derby 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 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 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 Derby region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (68.42%) Windows XP
4 21 (55.26%) Unix
5 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
6 19 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (50.00%) VMware
6 19 (50.00%) VMware ESX
7 18 (47.37%) Configuration Management
8 17 (44.74%) HP
8 17 (44.74%) Manufacturing
8 17 (44.74%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
11 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
11 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.68%) MS Office
12 9 (23.68%) Citrix
12 9 (23.68%) Process Improvement
12 9 (23.68%) Windows 8
12 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
13 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
13 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
14 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
14 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
14 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 7 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (18.42%) IBM Notes
1 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
1 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
1 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) VPN
2 6 (15.79%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (44.74%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Architect
2 17 (44.74%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (28.95%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) IT Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) IT Support
6 5 (13.16%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 2 (5.26%) Junior Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Active Directory Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Customer Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Desktop Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Information Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Information Systems Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 26 (68.42%) Windows XP
3 21 (55.26%) Unix
4 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
5 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (23.68%) Windows 8
7 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
7 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.63%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Configuration Management
2 17 (44.74%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
4 9 (23.68%) Process Improvement
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.16%) Information Assurance
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.63%) Defect Management
9 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Server Building
9 1 (2.63%) Software Audit
9 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
1 7 (18.42%) VBScript
2 1 (2.63%) R
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (50.00%) VMware
3 17 (44.74%) HP
4 9 (23.68%) Citrix
5 7 (18.42%) Lotus
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) BT
7 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy