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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 27 17 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 22 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.18% 8.33% 5.13%
As % of the System Software category 59.46% 55.71% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 12
Median daily rate £120 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £106 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £370 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.53 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.01% -33.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%

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
37 70 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.39% 14.96% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 30
Median daily rate £269 £308 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.52% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £11.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £9.02 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £35.72 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +4 13 £120 -4.00% 2
Cheltenham -1 4 £120 -4.00% 1
Cirencester - 1 £300 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 22 (43.14%) Windows 7
5 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (35.29%) VMware
7 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
10 11 (21.57%) DBS Check
10 11 (21.57%) DHCP
10 11 (21.57%) Apple
11 10 (19.61%) DNS
11 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (17.65%) Mac OS X
12 9 (17.65%) Wireless
12 9 (17.65%) Office 365
13 8 (15.69%) Windows 10
13 8 (15.69%) Citrix
13 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
13 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
14 7 (13.73%) Time Management
14 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
14 7 (13.73%) Network Management
14 7 (13.73%) MS Office
14 7 (13.73%) SLA
14 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
15 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
15 6 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
16 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013

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 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Office
2 6 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) DHCP
2 10 (19.61%) DNS
3 9 (17.65%) Wireless
4 5 (9.80%) LAN
5 4 (7.84%) Firewall
5 4 (7.84%) Internet
6 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 2 (3.92%) Skype
7 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) ReSharper
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.84%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Customer Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Customer Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
1 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
1 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
1 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (7.84%) CSS
1 4 (7.84%) CSS3
1 4 (7.84%) HTML
1 4 (7.84%) HTML5
1 4 (7.84%) Kendo UI
1 4 (7.84%) SignalR
2 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Driving Licence
1 4 (7.84%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 22 (43.14%) Windows 7
5 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
8 9 (17.65%) Mac OS X
9 8 (15.69%) Windows 10
9 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
10 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
10 3 (5.88%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) Network Management
1 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
1 7 (13.73%) Time Management
2 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (7.84%) CRM
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL
2 4 (7.84%) MVC
2 4 (7.84%) Scrum
2 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
3 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
3 2 (3.92%) Migration
4 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.96%) Content Management
4 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (1.96%) MODAF
4 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (1.96%) Threat Management
4 1 (1.96%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.84%) C#
2 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) DBS Check
2 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.96%) UAG
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) VMware
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (21.57%) Apple
4 8 (15.69%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
6 4 (7.84%) HP
7 3 (5.88%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.96%) Kofax
8 1 (1.96%) Remedy
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