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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 56 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-37 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.79% 6.15% 11.37%
As % of the System Software category 22.64% 57.14% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 20
Average daily rate £295 £313 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% +27.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £275 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £399 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.18 £11.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.65% -56.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £11.50 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.52 £11.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Active Directory
Tyne and Wear

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
53 35 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.91% 10.77% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 41
Average daily rate £400 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £408 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £22.85 £21.82 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) DNS
4 13 (39.39%) ITIL
5 12 (36.36%) DHCP
5 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
13 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
13 4 (12.12%) MS Office
13 4 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (12.12%) Change Management
13 4 (12.12%) VMware
13 4 (12.12%) Clustering
13 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
13 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
14 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 3 (9.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 3 (9.09%) Server Building
14 3 (9.09%) Migration
14 3 (9.09%) AS400

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) CICS
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) DNS
2 12 (36.36%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) Kerberos
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) LDAP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) DB2
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.03%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Build Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (6.06%) Server Support
4 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) ISPF
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) SAML
2 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) AS400
2 3 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) PDA
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.09%) zOS
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.03%) AIX
8 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.03%) Linux
8 1 (3.03%) MVS
8 1 (3.03%) Unix
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Change Management
3 3 (9.09%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) Server Building
4 2 (6.06%) Change Control
4 2 (6.06%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.06%) Security Patching
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.09%) JCL
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) COBOL
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) MCTS
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (9.09%) Netcool
2 3 (9.09%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) NetApp
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.03%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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