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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 10 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.94% 7.09% 9.52%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 90.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Median daily rate £255 £293 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £451 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.33%
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
14 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.72% 7.87% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 8
Median daily rate £420 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £401 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
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 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 30 September 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 30 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
3 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 19 (50.00%) VMware
5 18 (47.37%) Citrix
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
7 15 (39.47%) LAN
7 15 (39.47%) WAN
7 15 (39.47%) SAN
7 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (39.47%) High Availability
8 14 (36.84%) NAS
8 14 (36.84%) Load Balancing
8 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
8 14 (36.84%) IIS
8 14 (36.84%) Clustering
9 13 (34.21%) Middleware
9 13 (34.21%) Secure Coding
9 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
11 8 (21.05%) Network Optimisation
11 8 (21.05%) ITIL
12 7 (18.42%) Office 365
13 6 (15.79%) Finance
14 5 (13.16%) Identity Management
14 5 (13.16%) Firewall
14 5 (13.16%) SIEM
14 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (13.16%) Network Security
14 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 14 (36.84%) IIS
2 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) LAN
1 15 (39.47%) SAN
1 15 (39.47%) WAN
2 14 (36.84%) NAS
3 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 5 (13.16%) Network Security
3 5 (13.16%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Project Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Integration Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Integration Project Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Service Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Clustering
1 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) High Availability
2 14 (36.84%) Load Balancing
3 13 (34.21%) Secure Coding
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) Network Optimisation
5 5 (13.16%) Identity Management
5 5 (13.16%) SIEM
5 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Time Management
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) ITSM
7 3 (7.89%) Machine Learning
7 3 (7.89%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C
1 3 (7.89%) C++
1 3 (7.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) MCSE
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) VMware
3 18 (47.37%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) FireEye
5 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.63%) BT
6 1 (2.63%) Intel
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