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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Devon / Exeter
Rank 13 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 14 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 11.11% 5.10% 6.72%
As % of the System Software category 45.16% 62.50% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £168 £175 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £94.00 £17.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+452.94% +61.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £17.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.80 £17.00 £10.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +3.44%

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
31 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 24.60% 8.16% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 11
Median daily rate £375 £228 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.83% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £255 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +61.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) Sophos
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) SCCM
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 5 (20.00%) Unix
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
7 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (16.00%) Skype
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) VMware
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VLAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) IT Support
2 8 (32.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 8 (32.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Senior SCCM Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Citrix
3 7 (28.00%) Sophos
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) Avaya
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds