The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Derby region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 14 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 10.00% 14.55% 9.22%
As % of the System Software category 45.16% 84.21% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £68 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+381.48% -82.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £68 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Average hourly rate £43.25 £52.75 £25.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +110.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.94 £52.55 £14.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £52.95 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 22.14% 17.27% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 8
Average daily rate £325 £115 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+182.60% -65.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £68 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £425 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £43.25 £52.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +75.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.94 £52.55 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £52.95 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Active Directory
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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 30 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Derby region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Derby

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 22 (55.00%) Windows XP
3 22 (55.00%) MS Office
4 18 (45.00%) Incident Management
5 16 (40.00%) Remedy
5 16 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (30.00%) DHCP
7 12 (30.00%) DNS
8 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 8 (20.00%) Oracle
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
10 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
11 7 (17.50%) HP
12 6 (15.00%) Citrix
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (15.00%) Degree
13 5 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (12.50%) Migration
13 5 (12.50%) Cisco
14 4 (10.00%) LDAP
14 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
14 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Lync
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (55.00%) MS Office
3 16 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) DHCP
1 12 (30.00%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) LDAP
3 3 (7.50%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop Support
7 1 (2.50%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Network Support
7 1 (2.50%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) PKI
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.50%) zOS
7 1 (2.50%) NetWare
7 1 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCDST
4 2 (5.00%) MCTS
4 2 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Remedy
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle
4 7 (17.50%) HP
5 6 (15.00%) Citrix
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (7.50%) Siemens
8 2 (5.00%) VMware
9 1 (2.50%) Novell
9 1 (2.50%) Lotus