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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 12 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 8 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 17.39% 28.79% 37.27%
As % of the System Software category 88.89% 73.08% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 22
Median daily rate £416 £390 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £291 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £433 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.14% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%

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
9 52 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 19.57% 39.39% 48.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 39 31
Median daily rate £405 £390 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £444 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -2.76%

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
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 23 February 2017, 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 90 (72.58%) Microsoft
2 86 (69.35%) Windows
3 80 (64.52%) Security Cleared
4 71 (57.26%) SC Cleared
5 66 (53.23%) PowerShell
6 60 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (48.39%) Windows Server
7 58 (46.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 57 (45.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (36.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (33.06%) SQL
10 41 (33.06%) MCSE
11 40 (32.26%) Office 365
12 39 (31.45%) DNS
13 35 (28.23%) SharePoint
13 35 (28.23%) Degree
13 35 (28.23%) Computer Science
14 34 (27.42%) MS Excel
15 30 (24.19%) SQL Server
15 30 (24.19%) Windows 7
16 29 (23.39%) Windows XP
16 29 (23.39%) Migration
17 28 (22.58%) HP
18 26 (20.97%) MCTS
19 23 (18.55%) Citrix
19 23 (18.55%) OpenStack
20 22 (17.74%) Windows 10
21 21 (16.94%) Exchange Server 2010
21 21 (16.94%) MS Exchange
22 20 (16.13%) Linux

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 35 (28.23%) SharePoint
2 23 (18.55%) OpenStack
3 21 (16.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (16.94%) MS Exchange
4 20 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (16.13%) Skype for Business
5 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (5.65%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (27.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (32.26%) Office 365
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (31.45%) DNS
2 20 (16.13%) SAN
2 20 (16.13%) Skype
3 19 (15.32%) DHCP
3 19 (15.32%) Kerberos
4 16 (12.90%) LDAP
4 16 (12.90%) X.500
5 14 (11.29%) HTTP
5 14 (11.29%) HTTPS
5 14 (11.29%) SSL
6 12 (9.68%) NAS
7 10 (8.06%) Firewall
7 10 (8.06%) Internet
7 10 (8.06%) Intranet
8 8 (6.45%) VSAN
9 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.84%) IPsec
10 6 (4.84%) iSCSI
10 6 (4.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) StarTeam
2 8 (6.45%) MSI
3 2 (1.61%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (4.03%) Finance
2 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (16.94%) Active Directory Engineer
2 11 (8.87%) Messaging Specialist
3 10 (8.06%) Analyst
3 10 (8.06%) Lync Specialist
3 10 (8.06%) Test Analyst
4 9 (7.26%) Office 365 Specialist
5 7 (5.65%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 6 (4.84%) Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Mobility Specialist
7 5 (4.03%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.03%) Tester
8 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Management Specialist
8 4 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (2.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.42%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (2.42%) Server Engineer
10 2 (1.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) .NET
1 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.23%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.71%) Clustering
2 17 (13.71%) PKI
2 17 (13.71%) Replication
3 11 (8.87%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.87%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.61%) PDA
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (69.35%) Windows
2 60 (48.39%) Windows Server
2 60 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (45.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (36.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (24.19%) Windows 7
6 29 (23.39%) Windows XP
7 22 (17.74%) Windows 10
8 20 (16.13%) Linux
9 11 (8.87%) AIX
10 7 (5.65%) Android
10 7 (5.65%) Apple iOS
10 7 (5.65%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (4.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.39%) Migration
2 20 (16.13%) Software Distribution
3 18 (14.52%) Load Balancing
4 16 (12.90%) ITIL
5 15 (12.10%) Change Management
5 15 (12.10%) Configuration Management
5 15 (12.10%) Software Testing
6 13 (10.48%) Server Building
6 13 (10.48%) Server Virtualisation
7 12 (9.68%) Test Scripting
8 11 (8.87%) Application Packaging
8 11 (8.87%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (8.06%) Smoke Testing
10 9 (7.26%) Prototyping
11 8 (6.45%) Change Control
11 8 (6.45%) Patch Management
11 8 (6.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 7 (5.65%) Project Management
13 6 (4.84%) ITSM
13 6 (4.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.23%) PowerShell
2 41 (33.06%) SQL
3 8 (6.45%) REXX
3 8 (6.45%) Tcl
3 8 (6.45%) VB
4 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.84%) Jython
4 6 (4.84%) Python
5 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.61%) C
7 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 71 (57.26%) SC Cleared
3 58 (46.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (33.06%) MCSE
5 35 (28.23%) Degree
6 26 (20.97%) MCTS
7 16 (12.90%) MCSA
8 14 (11.29%) MCP
9 13 (10.48%) ISTQB
10 12 (9.68%) MCITP
11 8 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (5.65%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) Hyper-V
2 14 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.45%) vSphere
4 6 (4.84%) Firmware
5 5 (4.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.23%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.81%) XenApp
7 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (16.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (13.71%) Netcool
3 11 (8.87%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (6.45%) PowerCLI
4 8 (6.45%) vRealize
5 7 (5.65%) AirWatch
5 7 (5.65%) SCCM
5 7 (5.65%) SCOrch
6 6 (4.84%) BladeLogic
6 6 (4.84%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (4.84%) Puppet
6 6 (4.84%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.81%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.81%) SCSM
Vendors
1 90 (72.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.58%) HP
3 23 (18.55%) Citrix
4 17 (13.71%) Veritas
5 16 (12.90%) VMware
6 11 (8.87%) Intel Security
7 8 (6.45%) IronPort
8 6 (4.84%) BMC
8 6 (4.84%) CA
8 6 (4.84%) Dell
9 5 (4.03%) AppSense
10 1 (0.81%) F5
10 1 (0.81%) Symantec
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