The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 7 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 25 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.81% 9.70% 11.27%
As % of the System Software category 80.65% 84.21% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 14
Median daily rate £173 £213 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% -10.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £151 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £250 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -1.06%
Active Directory
Suffolk

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

System Software Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.13% 11.52% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 16
Median daily rate £525 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £160 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £250 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.28%
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 Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
4 10 (29.41%) Citrix
4 10 (29.41%) VMware
5 9 (26.47%) ITIL
5 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
6 8 (23.53%) LAN
6 8 (23.53%) WAN
6 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (23.53%) High Availability
7 7 (20.59%) NAS
7 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
7 7 (20.59%) SAN
7 7 (20.59%) IIS
7 7 (20.59%) MS Office
7 7 (20.59%) Clustering
8 6 (17.65%) Middleware
8 6 (17.65%) Secure Coding
9 5 (14.71%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (14.71%) Office 365
9 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
9 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (11.76%) Network Security
10 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) LAN
1 8 (23.53%) WAN
2 7 (20.59%) NAS
2 7 (20.59%) SAN
3 5 (14.71%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (11.76%) Network Security
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
6 2 (5.88%) DNS
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Service Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Integration Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Integration Project Manager
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Management Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Security Management Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.88%) Reinsurance
4 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.82%) Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) High Availability
3 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
4 6 (17.65%) Secure Coding
5 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) Big Data Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.82%) Data Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
6 3 (8.82%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.88%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
1 3 (8.82%) C++
1 3 (8.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) FireEye
4 1 (2.94%) BT
4 1 (2.94%) Intel
4 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
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