The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 8 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 21 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.00% 11.11% 15.14%
As % of the System Software category 65.63% 83.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 30
Median daily rate £388 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -8.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.33%
Active Directory
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.29% 13.33% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 30
Median daily rate £388 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
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 Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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 Luton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Windows
3 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (41.46%) IIS
5 14 (34.15%) VMware
6 13 (31.71%) Citrix
6 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (31.71%) XenApp
6 13 (31.71%) High Availability
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
7 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
8 11 (26.83%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) HP
9 10 (24.39%) SCCM
10 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
10 9 (21.95%) CloudFront
10 9 (21.95%) Akamai
10 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
10 9 (21.95%) NetApp
11 8 (19.51%) ITIL
12 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
12 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
12 7 (17.07%) DNS
12 7 (17.07%) Migration
13 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco
13 6 (14.63%) DHCP
13 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
13 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 17 (41.46%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.88%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (21.95%) CloudFront
4 5 (12.20%) Office 365
5 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) MPLS
3 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
3 4 (9.76%) SMTP
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.88%) FTP
5 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.44%) Skype
6 1 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Web Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Server Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) Architect
8 4 (9.76%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support
8 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Messaging Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) RIA
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (9.76%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) High Availability
2 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Web Filtering
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Data Management
7 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (2.44%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) MCITP
1 4 (9.76%) MCSE
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) VCAP
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (31.71%) XenApp
2 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.76%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) Simpana
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 13 (31.71%) Citrix
4 10 (24.39%) HP
5 9 (21.95%) Akamai
5 9 (21.95%) NetApp
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco
7 4 (9.76%) 3PAR
7 4 (9.76%) Dell
7 4 (9.76%) IronPort
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle
8 3 (7.32%) Avaya
9 2 (4.88%) CommVault
9 2 (4.88%) Lotus
10 1 (2.44%) Apple
10 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint