The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.62% 4.73% 6.90%
As % of the System Software category 55.36% 48.94% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 21
Median daily rate £200 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £504 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Median hourly rate £12.38 £12.48 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +18.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -3.33%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 47 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.97% 9.67% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 41
Median daily rate £368 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £155 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.48 £100.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -87.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.25 £28.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £15.14 £172.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +7 13 £250 +66.66% 4
Cheltenham -1 6 £150 -64.39% 2
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Filton - 1 - -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 55 (74.32%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Windows 7
3 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 23 (31.08%) Windows Server
5 20 (27.03%) Security Cleared
5 20 (27.03%) DNS
5 20 (27.03%) VMware
6 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (18.92%) DHCP
7 14 (18.92%) Citrix
8 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
9 11 (14.86%) DV Cleared
10 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (13.51%) Office 365
10 10 (13.51%) HP
10 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
10 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
10 10 (13.51%) MS Office
10 10 (13.51%) SQL
10 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
11 9 (12.16%) Migration
11 9 (12.16%) Windows 8
11 9 (12.16%) Windows 10
12 8 (10.81%) Firewall
12 8 (10.81%) ITIL
13 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
13 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.41%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.05%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.70%) GroupWise
7 2 (2.70%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Office
2 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Office 365
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.05%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.05%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) DNS
2 14 (18.92%) DHCP
3 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 8 (10.81%) Firewall
5 5 (6.76%) SAN
5 5 (6.76%) Skype
6 3 (4.05%) Internet
7 2 (2.70%) IMAP4
7 2 (2.70%) OpenVPN
7 2 (2.70%) POP3
7 2 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.70%) SMTP
7 2 (2.70%) SSL
7 2 (2.70%) VPN
7 2 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (1.35%) Network Security
8 1 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.35%) VLAN
8 1 (1.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.35%) Finance
1 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (17.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Desktop Support
5 9 (12.16%) Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Active Directory Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Administrator
11 3 (4.05%) DBA
11 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.05%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) HTML
1 1 (1.35%) Middleware
1 1 (1.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) NHS
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) iPhone
3 2 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.35%) Handset
4 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 55 (74.32%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Windows 7
3 23 (31.08%) Windows Server
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (12.16%) Windows 10
6 9 (12.16%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.05%) Linux
9 2 (2.70%) Unix
10 1 (1.35%) Android
10 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.16%) Migration
2 8 (10.81%) ITIL
3 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (5.41%) Time Management
5 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.05%) Change Management
5 3 (4.05%) High Availability
5 3 (4.05%) Identity Management
5 3 (4.05%) Innovation Management
5 3 (4.05%) Server Building
6 2 (2.70%) Change Control
6 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.35%) MODAF
7 1 (1.35%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.51%) SQL
3 5 (6.76%) VBScript
4 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.76%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.35%) Degree
6 1 (1.35%) ISEB
6 1 (1.35%) MCDST
6 1 (1.35%) MCP
6 1 (1.35%) MCTS
6 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.11%) vSphere
3 4 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.05%) Firmware
4 3 (4.05%) XenApp
5 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.35%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) EdgeSight
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (1.35%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.35%) DameWare
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.35%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.35%) SCSM
4 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) VMware
3 14 (18.92%) Citrix
4 10 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (5.41%) Apple
5 4 (5.41%) Cisco
6 3 (4.05%) Dell
7 2 (2.70%) IBM
7 2 (2.70%) Lotus
7 2 (2.70%) Novell
7 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.35%) CommVault
8 1 (1.35%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.35%) Meru Networks
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £9 - £15 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago