The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine 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 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 127 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 33.78% 31.65% 30.49%
As % of the System Software category 71.75% 67.57% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 19 19
Median daily rate £328 £355 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £335 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -1.06%
Active Directory
Renfrewshire

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

System Software Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
177 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 47.07% 46.84% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 27 24
Median daily rate £330 £355 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
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 Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

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 Erskine region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 129 (79.63%) Windows
2 121 (74.69%) Microsoft
3 113 (69.75%) Security Cleared
4 95 (58.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 91 (56.17%) SC Cleared
6 89 (54.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (53.70%) Windows Server
8 83 (51.23%) SQL
9 77 (47.53%) PowerShell
10 76 (46.91%) VMware
11 71 (43.83%) Citrix
11 71 (43.83%) DNS
12 59 (36.42%) SQL Server
13 58 (35.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 57 (35.19%) MCSE
15 54 (33.33%) Hyper-V
16 53 (32.72%) Windows Server 2012
17 52 (32.10%) MCTS
18 49 (30.25%) MCSA
19 48 (29.63%) HP
20 47 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
21 42 (25.93%) MS Excel
22 40 (24.69%) ITIL
22 40 (24.69%) MCITP
23 39 (24.07%) Clustering
24 37 (22.84%) Windows XP
25 36 (22.22%) MS Exchange
26 35 (21.60%) DHCP
26 35 (21.60%) WinRunner
26 35 (21.60%) TestDirector

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 36 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 30 (18.52%) OpenStack
3 27 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 23 (14.20%) Skype for Business
5 21 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (10.49%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (2.47%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.62%) Apache
9 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.52%) Office 365
2 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 71 (43.83%) DNS
2 35 (21.60%) DHCP
3 34 (20.99%) SAN
4 23 (14.20%) Kerberos
5 19 (11.73%) Firewall
5 19 (11.73%) X.500
6 18 (11.11%) LDAP
6 18 (11.11%) Skype
7 8 (4.94%) NAS
7 8 (4.94%) WAN
8 7 (4.32%) HTTP
8 7 (4.32%) HTTPS
8 7 (4.32%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.85%) LAN
9 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.23%) IPsec
10 2 (1.23%) SMTP
10 2 (1.23%) VPN
11 1 (0.62%) SNMP
11 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (36.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (21.60%) HP UFT
1 35 (21.60%) TestDirector
1 35 (21.60%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.62%) MSI
Job Titles
1 28 (17.28%) Active Directory Engineer
2 24 (14.81%) Analyst
2 24 (14.81%) Test Analyst
3 21 (12.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 21 (12.96%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 13 (8.02%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 13 (8.02%) Wintel Engineer
5 10 (6.17%) Messaging Engineer
6 7 (4.32%) Consultant
7 6 (3.70%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 6 (3.70%) Tester
8 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Tester
8 5 (3.09%) Wintel Specialist
9 4 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (2.47%) Lync Engineer
9 4 (2.47%) Messaging Consultant
9 4 (2.47%) Test Manager
10 3 (1.85%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (1.85%) Build Engineer
10 3 (1.85%) Engineering Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.94%) Middleware
2 5 (3.09%) HTML
3 4 (2.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.62%) .NET
4 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.07%) Clustering
2 30 (18.52%) PDA
3 22 (13.58%) Computer Science
3 22 (13.58%) PKI
3 22 (13.58%) Replication
4 17 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (8.64%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.32%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.85%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) CESG
9 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 129 (79.63%) Windows
2 89 (54.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (53.70%) Windows Server
4 58 (35.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 53 (32.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (22.84%) Windows XP
7 35 (21.60%) Windows 7
8 32 (19.75%) AIX
9 2 (1.23%) Android
9 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.23%) Linux
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.69%) ITIL
2 35 (21.60%) Change Management
2 35 (21.60%) Software Testing
2 35 (21.60%) Test Automation
3 32 (19.75%) Migration
4 31 (19.14%) Test Scripting
5 26 (16.05%) Load Balancing
6 10 (6.17%) Application Packaging
7 9 (5.56%) Conflict Management
7 9 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.94%) Software Distribution
9 7 (4.32%) ITSM
10 6 (3.70%) Content Management
10 6 (3.70%) High Availability
11 5 (3.09%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.09%) Server Building
12 4 (2.47%) Database Mirroring
12 4 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (2.47%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (2.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 83 (51.23%) SQL
2 77 (47.53%) PowerShell
3 17 (10.49%) VBScript
4 11 (6.79%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.32%) Jython
5 7 (4.32%) Python
6 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 113 (69.75%) Security Cleared
2 95 (58.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 91 (56.17%) SC Cleared
4 57 (35.19%) MCSE
5 52 (32.10%) MCTS
6 49 (30.25%) MCSA
7 40 (24.69%) MCITP
8 29 (17.90%) ISTQB
9 26 (16.05%) Degree
10 18 (11.11%) MCP
11 13 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (6.79%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.62%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.62%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 47 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (20.37%) VMware ESX
4 14 (8.64%) Terminal Services
4 14 (8.64%) vSphere
5 13 (8.02%) XenApp
6 10 (6.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (3.70%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.62%) Brightmail
9 1 (0.62%) Firmware
9 1 (0.62%) UAG
9 1 (0.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 34 (20.99%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (19.75%) McAfee ePO
2 32 (19.75%) Netcool
3 9 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (4.94%) SCCM
5 7 (4.32%) BladeLogic
5 7 (4.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 7 (4.32%) Puppet
5 7 (4.32%) SCOrch
6 6 (3.70%) WSUS
7 3 (1.85%) SCOM
7 3 (1.85%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.23%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (1.23%) OpenView
8 2 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.62%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.62%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 121 (74.69%) Microsoft
2 76 (46.91%) VMware
3 71 (43.83%) Citrix
4 48 (29.63%) HP
5 34 (20.99%) Veritas
6 33 (20.37%) Intel Security
7 14 (8.64%) IronPort
8 10 (6.17%) AppSense
8 10 (6.17%) CA
9 7 (4.32%) BMC
9 7 (4.32%) Dell
10 6 (3.70%) Symantec
11 3 (1.85%) Altiris
11 3 (1.85%) Oracle
12 2 (1.23%) Apple
12 2 (1.23%) arcserve
12 2 (1.23%) Lumension
12 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.62%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.62%) Opsware
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