The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 21 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.45% 8.00% 12.69%
As % of the System Software category 67.74% 84.62% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 3
Median daily rate £83 £231 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.10% +15.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.40 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £14.60 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -3.33%
Active Directory
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.99% 9.45% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 3
Median daily rate £265 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.40 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £14.60 £23.00
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Kegworth - 11 £82 -
Leicester -7 6 £375 +53.84% 6
Hinckley - 1 £265 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 13 (36.11%) Finance
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
6 10 (27.78%) Office 365
7 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 9 (25.00%) Wireless
8 8 (22.22%) VMware
9 7 (19.44%) MS Office
9 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.89%) vSphere
11 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
11 5 (13.89%) Cisco
11 5 (13.89%) Migration
12 4 (11.11%) Firewall
12 4 (11.11%) Citrix
12 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
12 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
12 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (8.33%) Banking
13 3 (8.33%) Time Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (19.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
5 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Wireless
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) IT Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Service Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) CMDB
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (8.33%) High Availability
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.78%) Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.78%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
5 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CISM
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSA
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.89%) vSphere
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) NetApp
5 3 (8.33%) Remedy
5 3 (8.33%) Sun
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) Kaseya
7 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.78%) ScanSafe
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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