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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 53 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.17% 3.55% 3.69%
As % of the System Software category 63.10% 64.58% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 15
Median daily rate £236 £310 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.79% +77.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £200 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £427 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -1.06%
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
84 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.94% 5.49% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 18
Median daily rate £300 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £158 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £439 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £110.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +478.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 71 (83.53%) Windows
2 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 45 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (35.29%) DNS
4 30 (35.29%) MS Exchange
5 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
6 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
8 23 (27.06%) VMware
9 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (23.53%) Citrix
10 20 (23.53%) Windows 7
11 18 (21.18%) Office 365
12 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 16 (18.82%) SCCM
14 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
14 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (17.65%) ITIL
15 14 (16.47%) SQL
15 14 (16.47%) Windows XP
15 14 (16.47%) DHCP
16 13 (15.29%) MS Office
16 13 (15.29%) Migration
16 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (14.12%) Skype for Business

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 30 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (14.12%) Skype for Business
5 11 (12.94%) OpenStack
6 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
7 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (4.71%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.18%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.29%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS Project
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.18%) Office 365
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (35.29%) DNS
2 14 (16.47%) DHCP
3 10 (11.76%) SAN
4 8 (9.41%) Firewall
4 8 (9.41%) Skype
4 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.06%) SNMP
5 6 (7.06%) SSL
6 4 (4.71%) WAN
7 3 (3.53%) LAN
8 2 (2.35%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.35%) VoIP
8 2 (2.35%) VPN
9 1 (1.18%) 3G
9 1 (1.18%) ADSL
9 1 (1.18%) Broadband
9 1 (1.18%) IPv4
9 1 (1.18%) LDAP
9 1 (1.18%) Wireless
9 1 (1.18%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) Ingres
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) HP UFT
1 2 (2.35%) TestDirector
1 2 (2.35%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (3.53%) Banking
1 3 (3.53%) Front Office
1 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.35%) Back Office
2 2 (2.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Law
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (15.29%) Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Server Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Tester
6 6 (7.06%) Tester
7 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.88%) DBA
7 5 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) IT Support
8 4 (4.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Build Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) CSS
1 1 (1.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Clustering
2 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.88%) Replication
4 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.18%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 71 (83.53%) Windows
2 45 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 14 (16.47%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.53%) Linux
9 2 (2.35%) AIX
9 2 (2.35%) Unix
10 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Migration
3 10 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 7 (8.24%) Change Management
5 5 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.53%) Server Building
7 3 (3.53%) Service Management
7 3 (3.53%) Software Delivery
7 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.35%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (2.35%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.35%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (2.35%) Database Optimisation
8 2 (2.35%) Defect Management
8 2 (2.35%) High Availability
8 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.35%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.47%) SQL
3 4 (4.71%) VBScript
4 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.76%) MCSE
5 8 (9.41%) MCP
6 7 (8.24%) MCTS
7 6 (7.06%) Degree
8 5 (5.88%) MCSA
9 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.53%) MCITP
9 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.76%) XenApp
4 7 (8.24%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.06%) vSphere
6 3 (3.53%) DFS Replication
6 3 (3.53%) Firmware
7 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.18%) Brightmail
8 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (18.82%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.35%) Netcool
5 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.06%) VMware
3 20 (23.53%) Citrix
4 10 (11.76%) HP
5 8 (9.41%) Cisco
6 3 (3.53%) Altiris
6 3 (3.53%) Intel Security
6 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.35%) IronPort
7 2 (2.35%) Symantec
7 2 (2.35%) Veeam
7 2 (2.35%) Veritas
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.18%) Dell
8 1 (1.18%) EMC
8 1 (1.18%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (1.18%) Motorola
8 1 (1.18%) Reuters
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