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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 11 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 32 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.85% 13.85% 10.40%
As % of the System Software category 53.33% 67.92% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 4
Median daily rate £330 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £113 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £414 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £11.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £12.60 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%

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
60 53 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.10% 20.38% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 7
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £114 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -2 24 £371 +4.14% 4
Chesterfield +2 5 £275 -30.81% 1
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 45 (68.18%) Windows
2 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
3 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
4 26 (39.39%) DNS
5 23 (34.85%) SC Cleared
5 23 (34.85%) Windows Server
6 22 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 21 (31.82%) VMware
8 20 (30.30%) DHCP
9 19 (28.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (24.24%) Relational Database
11 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (24.24%) RDBMS
11 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
12 14 (21.21%) Siemens
12 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 14 (21.21%) Virtual Servers
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle
14 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (18.18%) Citrix
14 12 (18.18%) Office 365
15 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (16.67%) HP
15 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
15 11 (16.67%) TOGAF
16 10 (15.15%) Migration
16 10 (15.15%) Cisco
16 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (15.15%) Server Building

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 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.55%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Office 365
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (39.39%) DNS
2 20 (30.30%) DHCP
3 6 (9.09%) Firewall
3 6 (9.09%) VPN
4 5 (7.58%) Kerberos
4 5 (7.58%) LDAP
5 4 (6.06%) Skype
5 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.55%) LAN
6 3 (4.55%) MPLS
6 3 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.55%) SAN
7 2 (3.03%) Internet
7 2 (3.03%) SNMP
7 2 (3.03%) VLAN
7 2 (3.03%) VoIP
7 2 (3.03%) WAN
8 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.52%) Wireless
8 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) RDBMS
1 16 (24.24%) Relational Database
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Architect
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.12%) Technical Leader
5 7 (10.61%) IT Support
6 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Project Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
1 5 (7.58%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.09%) Clustering
4 5 (7.58%) PKI
5 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (68.18%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.15%) Windows 10
5 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
6 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.61%) Unix
8 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.03%) Linux
10 1 (1.52%) Android
10 1 (1.52%) Solaris
10 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 10 (15.15%) Migration
3 10 (15.15%) Server Building
4 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.58%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL
5 5 (7.58%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.03%) Project Management
7 2 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (1.52%) Analytics
8 1 (1.52%) Change Control
8 1 (1.52%) Dependency Management
8 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
1 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
2 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 23 (34.85%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.61%) Degree
5 5 (7.58%) MCITP
5 5 (7.58%) MCSE
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 14 (21.21%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (7.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (6.06%) AirWatch
4 4 (6.06%) XenMobile
5 2 (3.03%) SCOM
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) MIIS
6 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) VMware
3 14 (21.21%) Siemens
4 13 (19.70%) Oracle
5 12 (18.18%) Citrix
6 11 (16.67%) HP
7 10 (15.15%) Cisco
8 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.58%) Dell
9 5 (7.58%) Intel Security
9 5 (7.58%) Symantec
10 3 (4.55%) Intel
10 3 (4.55%) Lotus
10 3 (4.55%) NetApp
10 3 (4.55%) PTC
11 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.52%) Rackspace