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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 24 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 23 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.39% 6.65% 5.74%
As % of the System Software category 60.53% 52.63% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 14
Median daily rate £125 £290 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £100 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%

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
38 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.56% 12.64% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 25
Median daily rate £150 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £108 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £17.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 - £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 - £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 23 January 2017.

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +5 14 £130 -67.50% 1
Cheltenham -1 4 £120 -41.46% 5
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 21 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (35.19%) VMware
6 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 10 (18.52%) Windows 8
10 9 (16.67%) Office 365
10 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 9 (16.67%) DHCP
10 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 8 (14.81%) DNS
11 8 (14.81%) Time Management
11 8 (14.81%) DBS Check
12 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
12 7 (12.96%) HP
12 7 (12.96%) Apple
12 7 (12.96%) MS Office
12 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
13 6 (11.11%) SLA
13 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
13 6 (11.11%) Wireless
13 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
13 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
14 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
14 5 (9.26%) Citrix

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 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) DHCP
2 8 (14.81%) DNS
3 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.11%) Wireless
4 3 (5.56%) Firewall
4 3 (5.56%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (3.70%) Skype
5 2 (3.70%) VPN
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.85%) VoIP
6 1 (1.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Redis
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) ReSharper
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.41%) Local Government
2 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 1st Line Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Customer Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Support
7 3 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.56%) CSS
1 3 (5.56%) CSS3
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
1 3 (5.56%) HTML5
1 3 (5.56%) Kendo UI
1 3 (5.56%) SignalR
2 1 (1.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) NHS
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 21 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (18.52%) Windows 8
8 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
9 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
9 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.85%) Unix
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) Time Management
2 5 (9.26%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Network Management
2 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
3 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
3 3 (5.56%) CRM
3 3 (5.56%) High Availability
3 3 (5.56%) Innovation Management
3 3 (5.56%) MVC
3 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (5.56%) Scrum
3 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.70%) Identity Management
4 2 (3.70%) Migration
4 2 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (1.85%) Change Management
5 1 (1.85%) Project Management
5 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.85%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.56%) C#
2 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.56%) TypeScript
2 3 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) DBS Check
3 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) vSphere
3 3 (5.56%) Firmware
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.85%) DameWare
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) VMware
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) Apple
3 7 (12.96%) HP
4 5 (9.26%) Citrix
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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