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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 35 58 24
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 41 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.06% 1.54% 5.36%
As % of the System Software category 44.09% 18.52% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 14
Median daily rate £290 £295 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £128 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £338 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.38 £9.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.78% -17.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%

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
93 54 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.74% 8.31% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 22
Median daily rate £290 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 1 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £9.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.31% -56.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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.

1 197 (82.43%) Windows
2 156 (65.27%) Microsoft
3 145 (60.67%) Security Cleared
4 131 (54.81%) Windows Server
5 122 (51.05%) DNS
6 113 (47.28%) SC Cleared
7 87 (36.40%) PowerShell
8 81 (33.89%) DHCP
9 68 (28.45%) MS Excel
10 62 (25.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 61 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (23.85%) ITIL
13 56 (23.43%) VMware
14 55 (23.01%) SQL
15 53 (22.18%) Windows 7
16 51 (21.34%) Windows Server 2012
17 49 (20.50%) Migration
17 49 (20.50%) MCSE
17 49 (20.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 47 (19.67%) Linux
19 46 (19.25%) HP
20 42 (17.57%) MS Exchange
20 42 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
20 42 (17.57%) Office 365
21 41 (17.15%) SCCM
22 40 (16.74%) SharePoint
23 37 (15.48%) SQL Server
23 37 (15.48%) Citrix
24 35 (14.64%) Exchange Server 2010
24 35 (14.64%) Exchange Server 2013

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 42 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 40 (16.74%) SharePoint
3 35 (14.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (14.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (13.81%) Skype for Business
5 30 (12.55%) IIS
6 21 (8.79%) OpenStack
7 19 (7.95%) WebLogic
8 14 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (5.44%) Confluence
9 13 (5.44%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (4.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (2.93%) JBoss
12 7 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.26%) Apache
13 3 (1.26%) Jetty
13 3 (1.26%) Mongrel
13 3 (1.26%) nginx
13 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 68 (28.45%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (17.57%) Office 365
2 24 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (7.53%) IaaS
3 18 (7.53%) PaaS
3 18 (7.53%) SaaS
4 17 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (5.02%) HP Helion
6 8 (3.35%) Trello
7 5 (2.09%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.26%) Google App Engine
8 3 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 122 (51.05%) DNS
2 81 (33.89%) DHCP
3 29 (12.13%) Skype
4 26 (10.88%) Firewall
5 25 (10.46%) LDAP
6 21 (8.79%) Kerberos
7 20 (8.37%) TCP/IP
8 18 (7.53%) Internet
8 18 (7.53%) Intranet
9 13 (5.44%) NAS
9 13 (5.44%) X.500
10 12 (5.02%) HTTP
11 10 (4.18%) iSCSI
11 10 (4.18%) SAN
12 9 (3.77%) HTTPS
12 9 (3.77%) SSL
13 7 (2.93%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (2.93%) SSH
14 6 (2.51%) 3G
14 6 (2.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.11%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.09%) OLTP
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.42%) EDMS
5 1 (0.42%) MS Access
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (7.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.28%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.44%) JIRA
4 12 (5.02%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (3.35%) GitLab
6 5 (2.09%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.67%) MSI
7 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.26%) NMock
8 3 (1.26%) StarTeam
8 3 (1.26%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.26%) WiX
9 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (2.93%) Finance
2 1 (0.42%) Games
2 1 (0.42%) German Language
2 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (17.15%) Support Engineer
2 27 (11.30%) Active Directory Engineer
3 22 (9.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (7.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 16 (6.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (6.28%) Desktop Support
7 14 (5.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 14 (5.86%) Server Engineer
7 14 (5.86%) Wintel Engineer
8 13 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (5.02%) Consultant
9 12 (5.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 12 (5.02%) Migration Engineer
9 12 (5.02%) Office 365 Specialist
10 11 (4.60%) Administrator
11 9 (3.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (3.77%) Wintel Server Engineer
12 7 (2.93%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (2.93%) Messaging Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.69%) Software Packaging
2 15 (6.28%) .NET
3 11 (4.60%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.18%) Middleware
5 6 (2.51%) Web Services
6 3 (1.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.26%) J2EE
6 3 (1.26%) Servlets
6 3 (1.26%) XML
7 2 (0.84%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.42%) HTML
8 1 (0.42%) HTML5
8 1 (0.42%) Wayland
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.23%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.37%) Clustering
4 15 (6.28%) Data Centre
4 15 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.28%) PKI
4 15 (6.28%) Replication
5 8 (3.35%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (3.35%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.35%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.93%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.67%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) CESG
8 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 197 (82.43%) Windows
2 131 (54.81%) Windows Server
3 61 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (22.18%) Windows 7
5 51 (21.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (20.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (19.67%) Linux
8 26 (10.88%) Unix
9 25 (10.46%) Windows XP
10 24 (10.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (6.28%) Android
11 15 (6.28%) Apple iOS
12 13 (5.44%) Windows 8
13 10 (4.18%) Windows 10
14 8 (3.35%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (2.51%) AIX
16 3 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.85%) ITIL
2 49 (20.50%) Migration
3 31 (12.97%) DevOps
4 27 (11.30%) Virtual Environments
5 26 (10.88%) Open Source
6 25 (10.46%) Change Control
7 21 (8.79%) Configuration Management
8 20 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.95%) Load Balancing
10 17 (7.11%) Software Delivery
11 15 (6.28%) Problem Management
12 14 (5.86%) Change Management
12 14 (5.86%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.44%) Application Packaging
13 13 (5.44%) OO
14 12 (5.02%) TOGAF
15 11 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (4.60%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 10 (4.18%) Server Building
16 10 (4.18%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 87 (36.40%) PowerShell
2 55 (23.01%) SQL
3 12 (5.02%) Perl
4 11 (4.60%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.77%) Java
6 7 (2.93%) Korn
6 7 (2.93%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.93%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.51%) C#
7 6 (2.51%) Jython
7 6 (2.51%) Python
8 5 (2.09%) C
9 3 (1.26%) VBScript
10 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 145 (60.67%) Security Cleared
2 113 (47.28%) SC Cleared
3 62 (25.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (20.50%) MCSE
5 34 (14.23%) Degree
6 18 (7.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 18 (7.53%) MCSA
7 13 (5.44%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.35%) DV Cleared
8 8 (3.35%) MCTS
9 7 (2.93%) MCP
10 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (10.88%) XenApp
3 24 (10.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (8.79%) Hyper-V
5 15 (6.28%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.28%) vSphere
6 10 (4.18%) DFS Replication
7 8 (3.35%) NFS
7 8 (3.35%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.35%) XenServer
8 6 (2.51%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (2.09%) Docker
10 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.26%) Xen
12 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.42%) Firmware
13 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (17.15%) SCCM
2 13 (5.44%) Puppet
3 12 (5.02%) Ansible
3 12 (5.02%) Dollar Universe
3 12 (5.02%) HP SiteScope
4 10 (4.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (3.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 8 (3.35%) AirWatch
7 7 (2.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (2.93%) SCOrch
7 7 (2.93%) WSUS
8 5 (2.09%) BladeLogic
8 5 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.84%) WMI
11 1 (0.42%) HP UCMDB
11 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.42%) Netcool
11 1 (0.42%) SCSM
11 1 (0.42%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 156 (65.27%) Microsoft
2 56 (23.43%) VMware
3 46 (19.25%) HP
4 37 (15.48%) Citrix
5 26 (10.88%) AppSense
6 25 (10.46%) Red Hat
7 20 (8.37%) Oracle
8 13 (5.44%) Atlassian
9 12 (5.02%) TIBCO
10 10 (4.18%) CA
11 8 (3.35%) Dell
12 7 (2.93%) Symantec
12 7 (2.93%) Trend Micro
13 6 (2.51%) BMC
13 6 (2.51%) ThinPrint
14 5 (2.09%) IBM
14 5 (2.09%) Sun
15 4 (1.67%) IronPort
15 4 (1.67%) Veritas
16 3 (1.26%) Google
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