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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 50 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 25 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.87% 4.09% 2.74%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 67.50% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £115 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £401 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.02% 6.06% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
Average daily rate £267 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £182 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (27.27%) VMware
5 11 (25.00%) DNS
6 9 (20.45%) Citrix
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 8 (18.18%) SCCM
8 7 (15.91%) SQL
8 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (13.64%) MS Office
9 6 (13.64%) MCP
9 6 (13.64%) LDAP
9 6 (13.64%) X.500
9 6 (13.64%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) Migration
10 5 (11.36%) Terminal Services
10 5 (11.36%) HP
10 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
11 4 (9.09%) vSphere
11 4 (9.09%) ITIL
11 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.09%) Kerberos

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Lync
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (13.64%) LDAP
2 6 (13.64%) X.500
3 4 (9.09%) Kerberos
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (6.82%) Wireless
4 3 (6.82%) IPsec
4 3 (6.82%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.82%) VPN
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.55%) H.323
6 1 (2.27%) Intranet
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) EDMS
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) German Language
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Desktop Support
2 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) IT Support
4 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Designer
5 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.27%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) COM
1 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) PKI
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) AIX
6 1 (2.27%) Linux
6 1 (2.27%) CentOS
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) Migration
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Project Management
2 4 (9.09%) Change Management
2 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
3 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
3 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
3 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.82%) Validation
3 3 (6.82%) Build Automation
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.55%) CRM
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.27%) Information Security
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) Tcl
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.64%) MCP
3 6 (13.64%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) MCSE
4 3 (6.82%) MCSA
5 2 (4.55%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) CISM
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Terminal Services
3 4 (9.09%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.27%) Samba
5 1 (2.27%) NFS
5 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
2 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.27%) MIIS
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Symantec
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) McAfee
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Lotus
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) F5
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