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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.17% 7.05% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 78.57% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £133 £218 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.08% +55.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £168 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £250 £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -1.06%
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
15 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.62% 8.97% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 4
Median daily rate £165 £190 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £172 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £240 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
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 5 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 Luton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) SCCM
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) SLA
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Avaya
6 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (13.33%) French Language
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) iPad
8 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (6.67%) Time Management
8 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (6.67%) Android
8 1 (6.67%) iPhone
8 1 (6.67%) 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 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Domino
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Email Migration
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) IronPort
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) VMware