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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 23 6 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 14.65% 6.59% 20.83%
As % of the System Software category 76.67% 85.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 19
Average daily rate £356 £400 £73
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +451.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £400 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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
30 7 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 19.11% 7.69% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 20
Average daily rate £390 £400 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +280.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £340 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 24 (52.17%) Windows XP
4 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
5 20 (43.48%) Unix
5 20 (43.48%) VMware
6 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
6 18 (39.13%) VMware ESX
6 18 (39.13%) Red Hat
6 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (36.96%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (34.78%) HP
8 16 (34.78%) Manufacturing
9 15 (32.61%) Citrix
10 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
10 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
11 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
13 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
13 9 (19.57%) MS Office
13 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
13 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
14 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
14 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
14 8 (17.39%) Finance
14 8 (17.39%) Oracle
15 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
16 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.04%) IBM Notes
2 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) VPN
2 5 (10.87%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) DHCP
3 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Architect
2 19 (41.30%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (23.91%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) IT Support
5 5 (10.87%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) IT Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Development Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) CESG
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Windows XP
3 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
4 20 (43.48%) Unix
5 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
7 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
7 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.04%) Windows 10
9 3 (6.52%) Linux
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (4.35%) Android
10 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 17 (36.96%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Change Control
8 3 (6.52%) ETL
8 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.35%) Service Management
9 2 (4.35%) V-Model
9 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.17%) Server Building
10 1 (2.17%) Software Audit
10 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.04%) VBScript
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) R
5 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) VMware ESX
2 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) VMware
3 18 (39.13%) Red Hat
4 16 (34.78%) HP
5 15 (32.61%) Citrix
6 8 (17.39%) Oracle
7 6 (13.04%) Lotus
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco
9 1 (2.17%) NetApp