The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 7.14% - -
As % of the System Software category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £296 £258 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.95% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Active Directory
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 10.71% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Fife region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 1 - -
Glenrothes - - - -
Active Directory
Scotland

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) MCDST
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CommVault
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) L2TP
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) HSRP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) RIP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault