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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 112 143 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.87% 8.13% 10.33%
As % of the System Software category 65.12% 74.09% 83.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 51 53
Median daily rate £320 £225 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £81 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £435 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 53
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £21.04 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -1.06%
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
172 193 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.55% 10.97% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 79 67
Median daily rate £325 £333 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £130 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 53
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.63 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 5 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 May 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
Leicestershire +5 35 £126 +54.93% 6
Derbyshire +2 30 £350 +0.36% 4
Nottinghamshire -10 25 £394 +146.09% 12
Northamptonshire +4 12 £288 +27.77% 6
Lincolnshire +4 9 £400 +91.61% 1
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 180 (81.08%) Windows
2 97 (43.69%) Microsoft
3 84 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 76 (34.23%) VMware
5 71 (31.98%) Windows XP
6 50 (22.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (20.27%) MS Office
8 44 (19.82%) MS Exchange
9 43 (19.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 42 (18.92%) ITIL
11 37 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 35 (15.77%) MS Excel
12 35 (15.77%) HP
13 34 (15.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 34 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (13.96%) Citrix
15 31 (13.96%) Security Cleared
16 30 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
17 29 (13.06%) Cisco
17 29 (13.06%) DNS
18 28 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (12.16%) Configuration Management
19 27 (12.16%) Blackberry
19 27 (12.16%) DHCP
19 27 (12.16%) Unix
19 27 (12.16%) Office 365
20 26 (11.71%) Windows 8
21 25 (11.26%) Firewall
21 25 (11.26%) Manufacturing

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 44 (19.82%) MS Exchange
2 30 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (9.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (9.46%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (5.41%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.80%) IIS
7 4 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.35%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.45%) Mule
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (20.27%) MS Office
2 35 (15.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.16%) Office 365
2 11 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.06%) DNS
2 27 (12.16%) DHCP
3 25 (11.26%) Firewall
4 22 (9.91%) LAN
5 21 (9.46%) SAN
6 19 (8.56%) WAN
7 18 (8.11%) TCP/IP
8 17 (7.66%) VPN
9 15 (6.76%) Wireless
10 9 (4.05%) Internet
11 5 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.80%) Network Security
13 3 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.35%) SSL
14 2 (0.90%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.90%) Skype
14 2 (0.90%) VLAN
14 2 (0.90%) VoIP
15 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
15 1 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 6 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.45%) DTS
6 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.45%) Capybara
2 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.45%) Maven
2 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
General
1 25 (11.26%) Manufacturing
2 23 (10.36%) Finance
3 13 (5.86%) Banking
4 5 (2.25%) Back Office
4 5 (2.25%) Retail
5 2 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (31.98%) Analyst
2 34 (15.32%) Architect
3 28 (12.61%) Service Analyst
4 23 (10.36%) IT Support
5 22 (9.91%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (9.91%) Support Analyst
5 22 (9.91%) Support Engineer
6 21 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 20 (9.01%) Service Desk Analyst
8 19 (8.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.76%) IT Analyst
10 14 (6.31%) Desktop Support
11 13 (5.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
13 10 (4.50%) Wintel Engineer
14 8 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 8 (3.60%) Deployment Engineer
14 8 (3.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (12.16%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.05%) Clustering
4 8 (3.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.35%) PKI
5 3 (1.35%) Replication
6 2 (0.90%) CMDB
6 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (0.90%) FMCG
6 2 (0.90%) iPad
6 2 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) CESG
7 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.45%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.45%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 180 (81.08%) Windows
2 84 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 71 (31.98%) Windows XP
4 50 (22.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (19.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 33 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (12.16%) Unix
9 26 (11.71%) Windows 8
10 16 (7.21%) Windows 10
11 14 (6.31%) Apple iOS
11 14 (6.31%) Linux
12 7 (3.15%) Android
13 4 (1.80%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.45%) CentOS
15 1 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.92%) ITIL
2 27 (12.16%) Configuration Management
3 21 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (9.01%) Requirements Analysis
5 19 (8.56%) Migration
6 12 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 11 (4.95%) Process Improvement
7 11 (4.95%) Service Delivery
7 11 (4.95%) TOGAF
8 10 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (4.05%) Time Management
10 7 (3.15%) Information Assurance
10 7 (3.15%) Server Building
11 5 (2.25%) Service Management
12 4 (1.80%) Application Packaging
12 4 (1.80%) DevOps
12 4 (1.80%) ERP
12 4 (1.80%) Service Desk Management
13 3 (1.35%) Change Control
13 3 (1.35%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.36%) PowerShell
2 17 (7.66%) SQL
3 13 (5.86%) VBScript
4 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.90%) Java
5 2 (0.90%) Ruby
6 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.45%) R
6 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (15.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (13.96%) Security Cleared
3 25 (11.26%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.76%) MCSE
5 7 (3.15%) CCNA
5 7 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.15%) Degree
5 7 (3.15%) MCSA
6 6 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.80%) MCP
8 3 (1.35%) CISSP
8 3 (1.35%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.90%) CISMP
9 2 (0.90%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.45%) MCDST
10 1 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 28 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (10.81%) VMware ESX
3 17 (7.66%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.41%) XenDesktop
5 9 (4.05%) vSphere
6 5 (2.25%) XenApp
7 4 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.35%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.90%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.45%) NFS
10 1 (0.45%) RACF
10 1 (0.45%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (9.91%) SCCM
2 8 (3.60%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.25%) SCOM
4 4 (1.80%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.80%) Puppet
5 3 (1.35%) Ansible
5 3 (1.35%) EdgeSight
5 3 (1.35%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.45%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 97 (43.69%) Microsoft
2 76 (34.23%) VMware
3 35 (15.77%) HP
4 31 (13.96%) Citrix
5 29 (13.06%) Cisco
6 22 (9.91%) Red Hat
7 12 (5.41%) Lotus
7 12 (5.41%) Remedy
8 11 (4.95%) Oracle
9 9 (4.05%) NetApp
10 7 (3.15%) Dell
10 7 (3.15%) Veritas
11 6 (2.70%) IBM
12 4 (1.80%) EMC
12 4 (1.80%) Kronos
12 4 (1.80%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.80%) Symantec
13 3 (1.35%) Altiris
13 3 (1.35%) Exinda
13 3 (1.35%) Riverbed
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