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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 122 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 27.29% 16.28% 28.91%
As % of the System Software category 75.78% 46.67% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 8 35
Median daily rate £320 £345 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +11.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £326 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £450 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £266
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +3.44%
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
161 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 36.02% 34.88% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 20 45
Median daily rate £321 £342 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +13.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.25 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 29 June 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 29 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 142 (80.68%) Windows
2 123 (69.89%) Microsoft
3 117 (66.48%) Security Cleared
4 98 (55.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 93 (52.84%) SC Cleared
6 93 (52.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 92 (52.27%) SQL
8 85 (48.30%) PowerShell
9 75 (42.61%) DNS
9 75 (42.61%) VMware
10 73 (41.48%) Citrix
11 72 (40.91%) SQL Server
12 69 (39.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 62 (35.23%) Windows Server 2003
14 56 (31.82%) HP
14 56 (31.82%) MCSE
15 51 (28.98%) Hyper-V
16 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
17 49 (27.84%) ITIL
18 48 (27.27%) MCSA
18 48 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 46 (26.14%) DHCP
20 45 (25.57%) MCTS
21 42 (23.86%) SAN
22 40 (22.73%) Clustering
23 39 (22.16%) MS Exchange
24 36 (20.45%) MCITP
24 36 (20.45%) Office 365
25 34 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2013

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 39 (22.16%) MS Exchange
2 34 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 33 (18.75%) OpenStack
4 30 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (17.05%) SharePoint
5 27 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (13.07%) Skype for Business
7 22 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (8.52%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.27%) Apache
9 4 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.70%) lighttpd
10 3 (1.70%) nginx
11 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.57%) IIS
11 1 (0.57%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.45%) Office 365
2 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 75 (42.61%) DNS
2 46 (26.14%) DHCP
3 42 (23.86%) SAN
4 24 (13.64%) Firewall
5 22 (12.50%) Kerberos
6 19 (10.80%) Skype
7 16 (9.09%) LDAP
8 13 (7.39%) X.500
9 11 (6.25%) HTTP
10 9 (5.11%) SMTP
11 8 (4.55%) NAS
12 7 (3.98%) HTTPS
12 7 (3.98%) iSCSI
13 6 (3.41%) SNMP
14 5 (2.84%) SSL
14 5 (2.84%) WAN
15 4 (2.27%) FTP
15 4 (2.27%) NetScaler
15 4 (2.27%) SSH
15 4 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.41%) MySQL
4 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 29 (16.48%) HP UFT
1 29 (16.48%) WinRunner
2 28 (15.91%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.14%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.57%) MSI
Job Titles
1 23 (13.07%) Active Directory Engineer
2 21 (11.93%) Analyst
2 21 (11.93%) Test Analyst
3 18 (10.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (10.23%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 15 (8.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 14 (7.95%) Wintel Engineer
6 11 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
7 7 (3.98%) Wintel Specialist
8 6 (3.41%) Consultant
9 5 (2.84%) Administrator
9 5 (2.84%) Developer
9 5 (2.84%) Infrastructure Tester
9 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 5 (2.84%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.84%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (2.84%) Test Manager
9 5 (2.84%) Tester
9 5 (2.84%) Windows Specialist
10 4 (2.27%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.68%) Middleware
2 8 (4.55%) HTML
3 7 (3.98%) XML
4 6 (3.41%) CSS
5 4 (2.27%) Regular Expression
6 3 (1.70%) Django
6 3 (1.70%) LAMP
6 3 (1.70%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (1.70%) Laravel
6 3 (1.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.73%) Clustering
2 27 (15.34%) PKI
3 25 (14.20%) PDA
4 23 (13.07%) Computer Science
5 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (10.80%) Replication
6 14 (7.95%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.98%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (2.84%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.27%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.27%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.70%) CESG
11 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 142 (80.68%) Windows
2 98 (55.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 96 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 69 (39.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (35.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 30 (17.05%) Windows 7
8 28 (15.91%) AIX
9 9 (5.11%) Linux
10 4 (2.27%) Debian
10 4 (2.27%) SUSE
10 4 (2.27%) Unix
11 3 (1.70%) Android
11 3 (1.70%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.70%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.84%) ITIL
2 33 (18.75%) Migration
3 32 (18.18%) Change Management
4 31 (17.61%) Software Testing
5 29 (16.48%) Test Automation
6 26 (14.77%) Test Scripting
7 25 (14.20%) Load Balancing
8 16 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
9 12 (6.82%) High Availability
10 10 (5.68%) Application Packaging
10 10 (5.68%) Conflict Management
10 10 (5.68%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.55%) Software Distribution
12 7 (3.98%) ITSM
13 6 (3.41%) Content Management
13 6 (3.41%) Database Mirroring
13 6 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (2.84%) Prototyping
14 5 (2.84%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 92 (52.27%) SQL
2 85 (48.30%) PowerShell
3 22 (12.50%) VBScript
4 13 (7.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.82%) Python
6 7 (3.98%) Jython
7 6 (3.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.84%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.84%) Perl
8 5 (2.84%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 117 (66.48%) Security Cleared
2 93 (52.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (52.84%) SC Cleared
3 56 (31.82%) MCSE
4 48 (27.27%) MCSA
5 45 (25.57%) MCTS
6 36 (20.45%) MCITP
7 28 (15.91%) ISTQB
8 27 (15.34%) Degree
9 15 (8.52%) MCP
9 15 (8.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (7.39%) DV Cleared
11 5 (2.84%) CISSP
12 3 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 51 (28.98%) Hyper-V
2 48 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (15.34%) VMware ESX
4 17 (9.66%) Terminal Services
5 16 (9.09%) XenApp
6 15 (8.52%) vSphere
7 10 (5.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (3.98%) DFS Replication
9 5 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.14%) Brightmail
10 2 (1.14%) Firmware
11 1 (0.57%) UAG
11 1 (0.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (15.91%) HP Quality Center
1 28 (15.91%) McAfee ePO
1 28 (15.91%) Netcool
2 13 (7.39%) Microsoft Clustering
3 12 (6.82%) SCCM
4 10 (5.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (5.11%) WSUS
6 7 (3.98%) BladeLogic
6 7 (3.98%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (3.98%) Puppet
6 7 (3.98%) SCOrch
7 6 (3.41%) SCOM
7 6 (3.41%) SCVMM
8 5 (2.84%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (2.84%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (2.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.70%) AirWatch
9 3 (1.70%) Cacti
9 3 (1.70%) Munin
9 3 (1.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 123 (69.89%) Microsoft
2 75 (42.61%) VMware
3 73 (41.48%) Citrix
4 56 (31.82%) HP
5 30 (17.05%) Veritas
6 29 (16.48%) Intel Security
7 16 (9.09%) IronPort
8 13 (7.39%) AppSense
8 13 (7.39%) CA
9 9 (5.11%) Red Hat
9 9 (5.11%) Symantec
10 7 (3.98%) BMC
10 7 (3.98%) Dell
11 5 (2.84%) arcserve
11 5 (2.84%) Lumension
12 4 (2.27%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.27%) Brocade
12 4 (2.27%) Oracle
13 3 (1.70%) Altiris
13 3 (1.70%) Apple
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
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