The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 8 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.38% 11.32% 9.30%
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 66.67% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 10
Median daily rate £135 £160 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £120 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £480 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
18 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.59% 16.98% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 19
Median daily rate £393 £190 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.57% -52.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £35.75 £49.19 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.32% +347.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Bournemouth -11 7 £135 -71.87% 3
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (29.17%) XenApp
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) MS Office
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) SCCM
6 5 (20.83%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Smartphone
6 5 (20.83%) MCP
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
7 4 (16.67%) MCDST
8 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (12.50%) Apple
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (12.50%) MCSE
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (12.50%) Android
8 3 (12.50%) iPhone
9 2 (8.33%) iPad
9 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
1 2 (8.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.33%) Intranet
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (8.33%) IT Technician
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Smartphone
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) iPhone
4 2 (8.33%) iPad
5 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
3 1 (4.17%) Presales
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCDST
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.17%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Citrix
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (8.33%) BMC
5 2 (8.33%) Remedy
5 2 (8.33%) Veeam
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.17%) Samsung