The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.27% 8.97% 2.00%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 76.47% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Median daily rate £205 £185 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
Devon

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

System Software Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.27% 11.72% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 15
Median daily rate £178 £225 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 Exeter

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
5 6 (27.27%) Skype
5 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
5 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (27.27%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (13.64%) SCCM
9 2 (9.09%) iPhone
9 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
9 2 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (9.09%) Avaya
9 2 (9.09%) Firewall
9 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.09%) DHCP
9 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.09%) MS Office
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco
10 1 (4.55%) CCNA
10 1 (4.55%) DNS
10 1 (4.55%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Skype
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) IT Support
3 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
6 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Android
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCITP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) iManage
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos