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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 28 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.60% 2.13% 4.07%
As % of the System Software category 77.78% 27.27% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
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£233 £285 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £273 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £297 £292
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £280 £288
% change year-on-year
- -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 - £11.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 - £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
36 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.49% 7.80% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 18
Average daily rate £260 £300 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +23.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £267 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £11.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014, 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 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
3 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
4 17 (33.33%) ITIL
5 16 (31.37%) DNS
6 15 (29.41%) UNIX
6 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 15 (29.41%) Linux
6 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (25.49%) Oracle
8 12 (23.53%) Firewall
9 11 (21.57%) Service Management
9 11 (21.57%) WebLogic
9 11 (21.57%) Red Hat
9 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (19.61%) JBoss
10 10 (19.61%) Clustering
11 9 (17.65%) Perl
11 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
11 9 (17.65%) LDAP
11 9 (17.65%) OpenLDAP
12 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
12 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
12 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
12 8 (15.69%) HP
13 7 (13.73%) Cisco
13 7 (13.73%) NFS
13 7 (13.73%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 11 (21.57%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) DNS
2 12 (23.53%) Firewall
3 9 (17.65%) LDAP
3 9 (17.65%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (13.73%) SSH
5 6 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (3.92%) MPLS
6 2 (3.92%) DSL
6 2 (3.92%) LAN
6 2 (3.92%) WAN
7 1 (1.96%) SAN
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Military
2 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) UNIX Support
4 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Linux Support
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Server Support
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Wintel Support
8 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Linux Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) Java EE
2 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) Celerra
4 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) UNIX
2 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.92%) VME
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Service Management
3 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.92%) B2B
6 2 (3.92%) BCP
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security
7 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security Management
7 1 (1.96%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) Perl
2 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 7 (13.73%) Korn
4 2 (3.92%) C
4 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) NFS
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (9.80%) MIIS
3 4 (7.84%) OpenView
4 2 (3.92%) Netcool
4 2 (3.92%) HP SIM
4 2 (3.92%) WSUS
5 1 (1.96%) SCCM
5 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 11 (21.57%) Red Hat
4 10 (19.61%) JBoss
5 8 (15.69%) HP
6 7 (13.73%) Cisco
6 7 (13.73%) VMware
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix
8 3 (5.88%) CA
8 3 (5.88%) Lotus
9 2 (3.92%) NetApp
10 1 (1.96%) Veritas
10 1 (1.96%) Axway
10 1 (1.96%) Draytek
10 1 (1.96%) Informatica
10 1 (1.96%) EMC
10 1 (1.96%) IBM
10 1 (1.96%) Siebel
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