The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 22 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.57% 3.89% 3.90%
As % of the System Software category 43.14% 74.42% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 13
Average daily rate
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£281 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £99 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £365 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £17.65 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £18.85 £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.96% 5.23% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 23
Average daily rate £330 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.59% -24.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £153 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £341 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £24.00 £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 41 (74.55%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) Citrix
4 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 15 (27.27%) ITIL
6 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
6 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
6 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
6 14 (25.45%) SCCM
7 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (23.64%) VMware
8 9 (16.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
8 9 (16.36%) MS Office
8 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (12.73%) Cisco
10 7 (12.73%) Service Management
10 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
10 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
10 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (10.91%) Finance
12 5 (9.09%) Firewall
12 5 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (9.09%) SQL
12 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 5 (9.09%) MCSA
12 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (7.27%) MCITP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.45%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) IP Telephony
2 3 (5.45%) LAN
2 3 (5.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) VoIP
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) DHCP
3 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.82%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MSI
1 4 (7.27%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
2 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.82%) QUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) IT Support
5 3 (5.45%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Packager
5 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.64%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.64%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.82%) Dojo
3 1 (1.82%) WPF
3 1 (1.82%) LINQ
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) Ext JS
3 1 (1.82%) RESTful
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.82%) CSS3
3 1 (1.82%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) Linux
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Service Management
3 4 (7.27%) Project Management
3 4 (7.27%) Application Discovery
4 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.45%) Time Management
4 3 (5.45%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.45%) CRM
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.64%) Network Design
6 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.82%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.82%) Fault Management
6 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
3 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) MCSA
5 4 (7.27%) MCITP
6 3 (5.45%) MCP
7 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.64%) MCSE
7 2 (3.64%) Degree
8 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.82%) HND
8 1 (1.82%) CCNA
8 1 (1.82%) ISEB
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.45%) XenApp
4 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) SCCM
2 5 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.82%) DameWare
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
3 1 (1.82%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.82%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) Citrix
3 13 (23.64%) VMware
4 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) McAfee
7 1 (1.82%) AppSense
7 1 (1.82%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.82%) Lumension
7 1 (1.82%) Sybase
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) EMC
7 1 (1.82%) Peregrine
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec
7 1 (1.82%) Remedy
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