The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 24 73 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.65% 23.55% 8.80%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 91.25% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 55 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £105 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+304.76% -65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £70 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £281 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £8.85 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £72.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +1.69%
Active Directory
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 80 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.59% 25.81% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 58 9
Average daily rate £430 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+290.90% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £70 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £387 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -5.14%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -6 13 £430 +309.52% 3
Chesterfield +4 9 £350 +94.44% 3
Swadlincote - - - -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 31 (46.97%) VMware
4 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (34.85%) Windows XP
6 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 20 (30.30%) SC Cleared
7 20 (30.30%) Manufacturing
8 19 (28.79%) UNIX
9 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
10 17 (25.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (25.76%) VMware ESX
11 16 (24.24%) Red Hat
11 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (18.18%) SQL
13 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 12 (18.18%) DNS
14 11 (16.67%) MS Office
14 11 (16.67%) Degree
15 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (15.15%) HP
16 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
16 9 (13.64%) MS Exchange
16 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (10.61%) Oracle
18 6 (9.09%) IIS
18 6 (9.09%) DHCP
18 6 (9.09%) Telecoms

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) IIS
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.58%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (7.58%) Lync
4 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) DNS
2 6 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.55%) SAN
4 3 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (3.03%) DMVPN
5 2 (3.03%) IPsec
5 2 (3.03%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.03%) SSL
5 2 (3.03%) VPN
5 2 (3.03%) LAN
5 2 (3.03%) VoIP
5 2 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) Firewall
6 1 (1.52%) Wireless
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
General
1 20 (30.30%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Technical Leader
3 9 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Service Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.06%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Integration Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
4 1 (1.52%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) NHS
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (34.85%) Windows XP
4 19 (28.79%) UNIX
5 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000
8 4 (6.06%) Linux
8 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.55%) Solaris
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 17 (25.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 15 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (7.58%) Project Management
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL
5 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.06%) Migration
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) Coaching
7 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.52%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.52%) Information Assurance
8 1 (1.52%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.52%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.52%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.52%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) VBA
3 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 20 (30.30%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.67%) Degree
4 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.06%) MCITP
6 3 (4.55%) MCSE
6 3 (4.55%) VCP4
7 2 (3.03%) MCP
8 1 (1.52%) CISSP
8 1 (1.52%) CISA
8 1 (1.52%) CISM
8 1 (1.52%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) VMware ESX
2 5 (7.58%) Terminal Services
2 5 (7.58%) ISA Server
2 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.58%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (6.06%) vSphere
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) SCOM
2 5 (7.58%) WSUS
3 2 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 31 (46.97%) VMware
3 16 (24.24%) Red Hat
4 10 (15.15%) HP
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle
6 5 (7.58%) Cisco
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix
7 3 (4.55%) IBM
7 3 (4.55%) Dell
8 2 (3.03%) EMC
8 2 (3.03%) NetApp
8 2 (3.03%) Siemens
8 2 (3.03%) Remedy
9 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
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