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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.83% 12.71% 9.66%
As % of the System Software category 55.56% 67.65% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 8
Median daily rate £110 £223 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.56% -40.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £118 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £463 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -51.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
36 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.30% 18.78% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 21
Median daily rate £345 £255 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £170 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £42.48 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.10% +66.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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
Poole -5 7 £110 -37.14% 4
Bournemouth -5 5 £238 -38.70% 6
Blandford Forum - 1 - - 1
Wimborne - 1 - -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (20.83%) Office 365
7 5 (20.83%) MS Office
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Citrix
9 3 (12.50%) CRM
10 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 2 (8.33%) VMware
10 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
10 2 (8.33%) SCCM
10 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
11 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
11 1 (4.17%) XenApp
11 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
11 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (4.17%) SaaS
11 1 (4.17%) PaaS
11 1 (4.17%) 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
1 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) 1st Line Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Migration Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) CRM
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Presales
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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