The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 4.35% 8.51% 7.14%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £465 £215 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.27% +26.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Active Directory
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 4.35% 8.51% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £465 £130 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dunstable 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 Dunstable

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Dunstable

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) MetaFrame
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (40.00%) MetaFrame
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) PlateSpin