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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.12% 12.32% 11.16%
As % of the System Software category 41.30% 86.21% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Median daily rate £355 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £326 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £466 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
46 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 17.23% 14.29% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 28
Median daily rate £300 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £385 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.75 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -4 15 £360 -28.00% 2
Chesterfield +1 3 £300 -13.04% 3
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.09%) Manufacturing
4 14 (31.82%) ITIL
5 13 (29.55%) Windows XP
6 12 (27.27%) VMware
6 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (25.00%) Unix
7 11 (25.00%) HP
8 10 (22.73%) Citrix
8 10 (22.73%) DHCP
8 10 (22.73%) MS Office
9 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
9 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
10 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
10 8 (18.18%) DNS
10 8 (18.18%) Migration
11 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
11 7 (15.91%) Oracle
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
11 7 (15.91%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
12 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.27%) WinCC
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Office
2 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) DHCP
2 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) VPN
4 3 (6.82%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) Internet
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) VoIP
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) NAS
6 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Power BI
General
1 15 (34.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Architect
3 11 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Technical Leader
5 7 (15.91%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Data Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) IT Support
9 2 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Junior
9 2 (4.55%) Junior Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Migration Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.27%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows XP
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 11 (25.00%) Unix
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.82%) Linux
10 2 (4.55%) Android
11 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Information Assurance
6 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (2.27%) Change Control
9 1 (2.27%) Defect Management
9 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
9 1 (2.27%) Project Management
9 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.36%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) VBScript
4 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.55%) Samba
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) Graphite
2 2 (4.55%) logstash
3 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) HP
4 10 (22.73%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
6 7 (15.91%) Oracle
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco
8 3 (6.82%) Lotus
8 3 (6.82%) Remedy
9 2 (4.55%) NetApp
9 2 (4.55%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.27%) Apple
10 1 (2.27%) BT
10 1 (2.27%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.27%) Sun