The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 87 101 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.36% 6.23% 8.02%
As % of the System Software category 43.50% 73.19% 65.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 43
Median daily rate £265 £263 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £82 £112 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 23
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.98 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.20 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.86 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -3.33%
Active Directory
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
200 138 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.33% 8.52% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 49 91
Median daily rate £375 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 42 25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -27.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £9.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Nottinghamshire -24 21 £425 +88.88% 13
Northamptonshire +4 20 £210 -22.22% 7
Leicestershire +3 20 £83 -63.11% 7
Derbyshire -6 20 £360 -28.00% 3
Lincolnshire -4 5 - - 5
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 150 (76.92%) Windows
2 81 (41.54%) Microsoft
3 51 (26.15%) ITIL
4 49 (25.13%) MS Excel
5 48 (24.62%) Windows Server
6 46 (23.59%) Windows 7
7 45 (23.08%) Office 365
8 44 (22.56%) SCCM
9 43 (22.05%) VMware
10 37 (18.97%) Windows XP
11 36 (18.46%) MS Office
11 36 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 35 (17.95%) LAN
12 35 (17.95%) WAN
13 34 (17.44%) Cisco
14 31 (15.90%) Wireless
14 31 (15.90%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (14.36%) DNS
16 27 (13.85%) Linux
17 26 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (12.82%) Firewall
19 24 (12.31%) Security Cleared
20 23 (11.79%) VPN
20 23 (11.79%) Finance
21 22 (11.28%) Migration
21 22 (11.28%) DHCP
21 22 (11.28%) Citrix
21 22 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
22 21 (10.77%) Amazon AWS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 21 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (7.18%) Mule
3 13 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.59%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.54%) IIS
7 3 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.51%) JBoss
9 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.51%) WinCC
Applications
1 49 (25.13%) MS Excel
2 36 (18.46%) MS Office
3 9 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 45 (23.08%) Office 365
2 31 (15.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.10%) IaaS
5 7 (3.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.54%) PaaS
7 2 (1.03%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.03%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.03%) SaaS
8 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.95%) LAN
1 35 (17.95%) WAN
2 31 (15.90%) Wireless
3 28 (14.36%) DNS
4 25 (12.82%) Firewall
5 23 (11.79%) VPN
6 22 (11.28%) DHCP
7 17 (8.72%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (6.15%) SAN
8 12 (6.15%) TCP/IP
9 10 (5.13%) Network Security
10 6 (3.08%) Skype
10 6 (3.08%) VoIP
11 4 (2.05%) NAS
12 3 (1.54%) SSL
13 2 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.03%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.03%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.03%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.51%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.10%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.05%) Power BI
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.03%) QlikView
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.51%) MySQL
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.51%) Maven
1 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
General
1 23 (11.79%) Finance
2 13 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.62%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.08%) Back Office
4 6 (3.08%) Banking
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Local Government
6 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (28.72%) Analyst
2 41 (21.03%) Architect
3 34 (17.44%) Service Analyst
4 33 (16.92%) Service Desk Analyst
5 19 (9.74%) Support Engineer
6 18 (9.23%) IT Analyst
7 17 (8.72%) IT Support
8 16 (8.21%) Infrastructure Architect
9 14 (7.18%) Support Analyst
10 12 (6.15%) Desktop Support
11 11 (5.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (5.64%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (5.13%) Consultant
12 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
14 8 (4.10%) IT Engineer
14 8 (4.10%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.54%) CSS
1 3 (1.54%) CSS3
1 3 (1.54%) HTML
1 3 (1.54%) HTML5
2 2 (1.03%) .NET
3 1 (0.51%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.74%) Blackberry
3 8 (4.10%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.08%) Clustering
5 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.54%) iPad
5 3 (1.54%) NHS
5 3 (1.54%) PKI
5 3 (1.54%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.03%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.03%) iPhone
6 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.03%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.51%) CESG
7 1 (0.51%) CMDB
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.51%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 150 (76.92%) Windows
2 48 (24.62%) Windows Server
3 46 (23.59%) Windows 7
4 37 (18.97%) Windows XP
5 36 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (13.85%) Linux
7 26 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (9.23%) Mac OS X
10 13 (6.67%) Windows 8
11 11 (5.64%) Windows 10
12 10 (5.13%) Unix
13 6 (3.08%) Android
14 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.54%) CentOS
16 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.51%) Solaris
17 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.15%) ITIL
2 22 (11.28%) Migration
3 20 (10.26%) DevOps
4 16 (8.21%) TOGAF
5 14 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (6.15%) Incident Management
7 7 (3.59%) Application Packaging
7 7 (3.59%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.08%) High Availability
8 6 (3.08%) Service Management
8 6 (3.08%) SIEM
9 5 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.56%) Information Assurance
9 5 (2.56%) Security Architecture
9 5 (2.56%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.56%) Time Management
10 4 (2.05%) Information Security
10 4 (2.05%) ITSM
10 4 (2.05%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (2.05%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.67%) SQL
2 11 (5.64%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.03%) Java
4 2 (1.03%) Python
4 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.51%) VB
5 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.72%) CISSP
3 13 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (6.15%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.59%) Degree
7 6 (3.08%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (2.05%) MCP
9 4 (2.05%) MCSE
10 3 (1.54%) MCSA
11 2 (1.03%) CISMP
11 2 (1.03%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.51%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.51%) CCA
12 1 (0.51%) CCNA
12 1 (0.51%) CCNP
12 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 10 (5.13%) vSphere
3 7 (3.59%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (3.59%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (3.08%) Terminal Services
4 6 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (3.08%) XenApp
5 5 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.54%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.03%) Samba
8 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.51%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) pfSense
8 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (22.56%) SCCM
2 19 (9.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 19 (9.74%) Puppet
3 16 (8.21%) Ansible
4 8 (4.10%) Backup Exec
5 7 (3.59%) SCOM
6 6 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (3.08%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.54%) EdgeSight
8 2 (1.03%) Graphite
8 2 (1.03%) logstash
9 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.51%) EnCase
9 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.51%) FTK
9 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.51%) QRadar
9 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 81 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 43 (22.05%) VMware
3 34 (17.44%) Cisco
4 22 (11.28%) Citrix
5 17 (8.72%) Google
5 17 (8.72%) Palo Alto
6 13 (6.67%) HP
6 13 (6.67%) Remedy
7 11 (5.64%) NetApp
7 11 (5.64%) Oracle
8 8 (4.10%) Symantec
9 7 (3.59%) arcserve
10 6 (3.08%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.56%) Sun
12 4 (2.05%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.54%) Siemens
14 2 (1.03%) Apple
14 2 (1.03%) CA
14 2 (1.03%) IBM
14 2 (1.03%) Sophos
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