The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 28 49 25
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 66 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.47% 2.58% 4.86%
As % of the System Software category 47.83% 26.23% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 14
Median daily rate £300 £295 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £324 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.93 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.23% +64.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +3.44%

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

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
138 61 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.72% 9.82% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 35 21
Median daily rate £313 £417 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.96% +28.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +19.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 191 (80.93%) Windows
2 165 (69.92%) Microsoft
3 144 (61.02%) Security Cleared
4 131 (55.51%) DNS
4 131 (55.51%) Windows Server
5 112 (47.46%) SC Cleared
6 94 (39.83%) DHCP
7 79 (33.47%) PowerShell
8 68 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (27.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 63 (26.69%) MS Excel
11 62 (26.27%) ITIL
12 61 (25.85%) VMware
13 57 (24.15%) SQL
13 57 (24.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 53 (22.46%) MCSE
15 51 (21.61%) Windows Server 2012
16 50 (21.19%) Migration
16 50 (21.19%) Windows 7
17 47 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (19.07%) MS Exchange
18 45 (19.07%) HP
19 44 (18.64%) Citrix
20 43 (18.22%) Office 365
21 42 (17.80%) SharePoint
22 41 (17.37%) SCCM
23 39 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2010
23 39 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2013
24 38 (16.10%) SQL Server
25 37 (15.68%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 45 (19.07%) MS Exchange
2 42 (17.80%) SharePoint
3 39 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (15.25%) Skype for Business
5 34 (14.41%) IIS
6 22 (9.32%) OpenStack
7 15 (6.36%) Office Communications Server
8 14 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (3.81%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.97%) JBoss
12 5 (2.12%) Confluence
13 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (1.27%) Jetty
14 3 (1.27%) Mongrel
14 3 (1.27%) nginx
14 3 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (26.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.22%) Office 365
2 18 (7.63%) IaaS
2 18 (7.63%) PaaS
2 18 (7.63%) SaaS
3 14 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (5.08%) HP Helion
5 7 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (2.12%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.27%) Google App Engine
7 3 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 131 (55.51%) DNS
2 94 (39.83%) DHCP
3 31 (13.14%) Skype
4 26 (11.02%) Firewall
5 25 (10.59%) LDAP
6 22 (9.32%) Internet
6 22 (9.32%) Intranet
7 21 (8.90%) Kerberos
8 19 (8.05%) TCP/IP
9 13 (5.51%) NAS
9 13 (5.51%) X.500
10 12 (5.08%) HTTP
11 10 (4.24%) iSCSI
11 10 (4.24%) SAN
12 9 (3.81%) HTTPS
12 9 (3.81%) SSL
13 7 (2.97%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (2.97%) SSH
14 6 (2.54%) 3G
14 6 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.12%) OLTP
4 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.12%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.12%) JIRA
2 5 (2.12%) MSI
2 5 (2.12%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.27%) NMock
4 3 (1.27%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.27%) Travis CI
4 3 (1.27%) WiX
5 2 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (2.97%) Finance
2 1 (0.42%) Games
2 1 (0.42%) German Language
2 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (19.49%) Support Engineer
2 27 (11.44%) Active Directory Engineer
3 19 (8.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 16 (6.78%) Desktop Support
4 16 (6.78%) Wintel Engineer
5 14 (5.93%) Consultant
5 14 (5.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 13 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (5.08%) Administrator
7 12 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (5.08%) Office 365 Specialist
7 12 (5.08%) Server Engineer
8 11 (4.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 11 (4.66%) Migration Engineer
9 10 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (3.81%) Messaging Support
10 9 (3.81%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.93%) .NET
2 11 (4.66%) ASP.NET
3 10 (4.24%) Middleware
4 6 (2.54%) Software Packaging
4 6 (2.54%) Web Services
5 3 (1.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.27%) J2EE
5 3 (1.27%) Servlets
5 3 (1.27%) XML
6 2 (0.85%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.42%) Wayland
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.05%) Clustering
3 18 (7.63%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.20%) PKI
5 15 (6.36%) Data Centre
5 15 (6.36%) Replication
6 12 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.39%) Blackberry
7 8 (3.39%) Fat Client
7 8 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.39%) Thin Client
7 8 (3.39%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) CESG
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 191 (80.93%) Windows
2 131 (55.51%) Windows Server
3 68 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (24.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (21.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (21.19%) Windows 7
7 37 (15.68%) Linux
8 25 (10.59%) Windows XP
9 18 (7.63%) Android
9 18 (7.63%) Apple iOS
10 16 (6.78%) Unix
11 14 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (5.08%) Windows 8
13 10 (4.24%) Windows 10
14 8 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (2.54%) AIX
16 3 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.27%) ITIL
2 50 (21.19%) Migration
3 26 (11.02%) Virtual Environments
4 21 (8.90%) DevOps
5 20 (8.47%) Load Balancing
6 18 (7.63%) Change Control
6 18 (7.63%) Open Source
6 18 (7.63%) Software Delivery
7 15 (6.36%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.93%) Change Management
8 14 (5.93%) PRINCE2
9 13 (5.51%) Application Packaging
9 13 (5.51%) Configuration Management
9 13 (5.51%) OO
10 12 (5.08%) Project Management
10 12 (5.08%) TOGAF
11 11 (4.66%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 11 (4.66%) Software Distribution
12 10 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.24%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 79 (33.47%) PowerShell
2 57 (24.15%) SQL
3 12 (5.08%) Perl
4 10 (4.24%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.81%) Java
6 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.97%) Korn
7 7 (2.97%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.54%) Jython
8 6 (2.54%) Python
9 5 (2.12%) C
9 5 (2.12%) C#
10 4 (1.69%) VBScript
11 3 (1.27%) VB
12 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 144 (61.02%) Security Cleared
2 112 (47.46%) SC Cleared
3 66 (27.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (22.46%) MCSE
5 36 (15.25%) Degree
6 23 (9.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 18 (7.63%) MCSA
8 13 (5.51%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (3.39%) DV Cleared
9 8 (3.39%) MCTS
10 7 (2.97%) MCP
11 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (13.14%) XenApp
3 29 (12.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (8.90%) Hyper-V
5 15 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.36%) vSphere
6 13 (5.51%) XenDesktop
6 13 (5.51%) XenServer
7 10 (4.24%) DFS Replication
8 8 (3.39%) NFS
9 6 (2.54%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (2.12%) Docker
11 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.27%) Xen
12 2 (0.85%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.42%) Brightmail
13 1 (0.42%) Firmware
13 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (17.37%) SCCM
2 13 (5.51%) Puppet
3 11 (4.66%) HP SiteScope
3 11 (4.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (4.24%) AirWatch
5 9 (3.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (2.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (2.97%) SCOrch
6 7 (2.97%) WSUS
6 7 (2.97%) XenMobile
7 5 (2.12%) BladeLogic
7 5 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.69%) EdgeSight
8 4 (1.69%) SafeCom
9 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.85%) Ansible
10 2 (0.85%) Dollar Universe
10 2 (0.85%) SAP Afaria
10 2 (0.85%) WMI
11 1 (0.42%) Netcool
Vendors
1 165 (69.92%) Microsoft
2 61 (25.85%) VMware
3 45 (19.07%) HP
4 44 (18.64%) Citrix
5 31 (13.14%) AppSense
6 15 (6.36%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.24%) CA
7 10 (4.24%) ThinPrint
8 9 (3.81%) Oracle
9 8 (3.39%) Dell
9 8 (3.39%) Trend Micro
10 7 (2.97%) SAP
10 7 (2.97%) Symantec
11 6 (2.54%) BMC
12 5 (2.12%) Atlassian
12 5 (2.12%) IBM
12 5 (2.12%) IronPort
12 5 (2.12%) Sun
13 4 (1.69%) Veritas
14 3 (1.27%) Intel Security
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