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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 43 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.38% 5.75% 3.46%
As % of the System Software category 62.32% 56.25% 64.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 18
Average daily rate
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£308 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £276 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £484 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +3.44%
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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
69 64 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.63% 10.22% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 25
Average daily rate £318 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £270 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £467 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

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 4 March 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 38 (55.07%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) Citrix
3 27 (39.13%) Security Cleared
4 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
6 19 (27.54%) VMware
7 16 (23.19%) SQL
8 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (17.39%) SCCM
10 11 (15.94%) MCITP
10 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (14.49%) IPsec
11 10 (14.49%) Migration
12 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
13 8 (11.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.59%) DNS
13 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
14 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
14 7 (10.14%) Linux
14 7 (10.14%) MCSA
14 7 (10.14%) ITIL
14 7 (10.14%) Finance
15 6 (8.70%) PKI
15 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
15 6 (8.70%) MCSE
15 6 (8.70%) DHCP
16 5 (7.25%) Client/Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.90%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) IPsec
2 8 (11.59%) DNS
3 6 (8.70%) DHCP
4 5 (7.25%) SAN
5 4 (5.80%) LAN
6 3 (4.35%) Firewall
7 2 (2.90%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.90%) NAS
7 2 (2.90%) WAN
7 2 (2.90%) SSL
7 2 (2.90%) HTTP
7 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.90%) VPN
8 1 (1.45%) WLAN
8 1 (1.45%) Intranet
8 1 (1.45%) Internet
8 1 (1.45%) Wireless
8 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.90%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.45%) MSI
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (14.49%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (10.14%) Consultant
2 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support
3 6 (8.70%) Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Support
5 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.80%) Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Network Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Wintel Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (2.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
3 1 (1.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) PKI
2 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.80%) Replication
4 3 (4.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.14%) Linux
6 5 (7.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) Solaris
8 1 (1.45%) UNIX
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.49%) Migration
2 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 7 (10.14%) ITIL
4 5 (7.25%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) Fault Management
5 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.35%) Software Distribution
6 3 (4.35%) Change Control
7 2 (2.90%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.90%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.45%) CRM
8 1 (1.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.45%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.45%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.45%) Network Design
8 1 (1.45%) Logistics
8 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.25%) VBScript
4 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (15.94%) MCITP
5 7 (10.14%) MCSA
6 6 (8.70%) MCSE
7 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.80%) CCIE
9 1 (1.45%) MCP
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.45%) CCNP
9 1 (1.45%) CCNA
9 1 (1.45%) Degree
9 1 (1.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.80%) vSphere
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.35%) XenApp
5 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.90%) RACF
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) SCCM
2 8 (11.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.90%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Citrix
2 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.54%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 3 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Veritas
7 1 (1.45%) McAfee
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) AppSense
7 1 (1.45%) Altiris
7 1 (1.45%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.45%) Lumension
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