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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 28 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.97% 13.58% 13.08%
As % of the System Software category 65.12% 83.72% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 16
Average daily rate
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£330 £80 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+312.50% -75.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £68 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £363 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -75.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.80
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
43 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.38% 16.23% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 20
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £68 £87
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £409 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -59.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

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
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 1 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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 -5 18 £350 +337.50%
Chesterfield +14 2 - -
Matlock - - - -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 49 (83.05%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Windows XP
2 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
3 18 (30.51%) MS Office
4 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
5 15 (25.42%) VMware
6 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
7 12 (20.34%) Citrix
7 12 (20.34%) Remedy
7 12 (20.34%) Cisco
8 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
8 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
8 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (16.95%) DNS
10 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
10 9 (15.25%) DHCP
10 9 (15.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
11 8 (13.56%) Degree
11 8 (13.56%) HP
12 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
12 7 (11.86%) VMware ESX
13 6 (10.17%) Finance
13 6 (10.17%) Migration

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.08%) Lync
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Quickr
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
1 18 (30.51%) MS Office
2 9 (15.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) DNS
2 9 (15.25%) DHCP
3 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 6 (10.17%) WAN
3 6 (10.17%) LAN
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) VoIP
4 4 (6.78%) LDAP
5 3 (5.08%) Kerberos
6 2 (3.39%) SSL
6 2 (3.39%) VPN
7 1 (1.69%) DMVPN
7 1 (1.69%) Intranet
7 1 (1.69%) Internet
7 1 (1.69%) MPLS
7 1 (1.69%) OSPF
7 1 (1.69%) BGP
7 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.69%) SNMP
7 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Service Desk Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Service Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Technical Leader
4 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Server Support
7 2 (3.39%) Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) iSeries
4 1 (1.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 49 (83.05%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Windows XP
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.17%) UNIX
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.69%) zOS
10 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.17%) Migration
4 6 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.78%) Information Assurance
6 2 (3.39%) Time Management
6 2 (3.39%) Validation
6 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
7 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.69%) Network Design
7 1 (1.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VB
2 1 (1.69%) VBA
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) Degree
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) MCSA
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.69%) MCDST
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
6 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) VMware ESX
2 6 (10.17%) vSphere
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.69%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.69%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) VMware
3 12 (20.34%) Citrix
3 12 (20.34%) Remedy
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco
4 8 (13.56%) HP
5 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle
6 3 (5.08%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.69%) Lotus
7 1 (1.69%) McAfee
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago