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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.29% 8.67% 9.91%
As % of the System Software category 78.79% 68.42% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 19
Median daily rate £406 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £356 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
33 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 19.41% 12.67% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 19
Median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (33.33%) IIS
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 10 (27.78%) HP
6 10 (27.78%) Citrix
6 10 (27.78%) XenApp
6 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (27.78%) SCCM
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
8 8 (22.22%) DNS
8 8 (22.22%) High Availability
9 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
9 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
9 7 (19.44%) DHCP
9 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
9 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
10 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
10 6 (16.67%) Cisco
10 6 (16.67%) NetApp
10 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (16.67%) CloudFront

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 12 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
3 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (16.67%) CloudFront
4 5 (13.89%) Office 365
5 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) MPLS
3 4 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 4 (11.11%) SMTP
3 4 (11.11%) WAN
4 3 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.56%) FTP
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) Skype
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Web Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) RIA
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (11.11%) Solaris
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) High Availability
2 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
2 7 (19.44%) Migration
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Web Filtering
5 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) ITSM
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (2.78%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) MCITP
1 4 (11.11%) MCSE
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) VCAP
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (27.78%) XenApp
2 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Simpana
4 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
3 10 (27.78%) HP
4 6 (16.67%) Akamai
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 4 (11.11%) Dell
5 4 (11.11%) IronPort
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (5.56%) CommVault
7 2 (5.56%) Lotus
8 1 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint