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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 61 26
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -35
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 177 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.59% 2.04% 7.51%
As % of the System Software category 64.84% 19.05% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 4 16
Median daily rate £328 £223 £242
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.19% -8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £237 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 2 9
Median hourly rate £27.00 £20.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £16.05 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £24.45 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -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
273 84 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.05% 10.69% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 43 23
Median daily rate £320 £475 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +50.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £242 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £635 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +21.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £25.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 397 (86.87%) Windows
2 345 (75.49%) Microsoft
3 274 (59.96%) DNS
4 269 (58.86%) Security Cleared
5 266 (58.21%) Windows Server
6 250 (54.70%) DHCP
7 234 (51.20%) SC Cleared
8 214 (46.83%) VMware
9 194 (42.45%) Citrix
10 166 (36.32%) ITIL
11 160 (35.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 148 (32.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 134 (29.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 133 (29.10%) Microsoft App-V
15 132 (28.88%) PowerShell
16 128 (28.01%) VMware Infrastructure
17 127 (27.79%) SQL
18 126 (27.57%) Degree
18 126 (27.57%) XenApp
19 123 (26.91%) Computer Science
20 121 (26.48%) AppSense
21 119 (26.04%) HP
22 114 (24.95%) SQL Server
23 112 (24.51%) MS Excel
24 99 (21.66%) MS Exchange
25 92 (20.13%) Exchange Server 2010
26 88 (19.26%) Windows Server 2012
26 88 (19.26%) XenServer
27 86 (18.82%) XenDesktop
28 84 (18.38%) SCCM

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 99 (21.66%) MS Exchange
2 92 (20.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (17.94%) IIS
4 81 (17.72%) Skype for Business
5 64 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 60 (13.13%) SharePoint
7 36 (7.88%) OpenStack
8 28 (6.13%) Office Communications Server
9 23 (5.03%) Apache
10 21 (4.60%) IBM Notes
11 20 (4.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (4.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2003
14 16 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (1.53%) JBoss
15 7 (1.53%) WebLogic
16 6 (1.31%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
18 3 (0.66%) CICS
Applications
1 112 (24.51%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.10%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) MS Project
3 3 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 72 (15.75%) Office 365
2 18 (3.94%) IaaS
2 18 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.94%) PaaS
2 18 (3.94%) SaaS
3 12 (2.63%) HP Helion
4 5 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.66%) Google App Engine
5 3 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 274 (59.96%) DNS
2 250 (54.70%) DHCP
3 62 (13.57%) Firewall
4 45 (9.85%) Skype
5 29 (6.35%) Internet
6 28 (6.13%) Intranet
7 22 (4.81%) Kerberos
8 20 (4.38%) SMS
9 18 (3.94%) SAN
10 16 (3.50%) 3G
10 16 (3.50%) LDAP
10 16 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (2.63%) NAS
12 11 (2.41%) HTTP
13 10 (2.19%) TCP/IP
14 9 (1.97%) X.500
15 8 (1.75%) iSCSI
16 7 (1.53%) HTTPS
16 7 (1.53%) SSL
16 7 (1.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (24.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.19%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.19%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.31%) MySQL
6 5 (1.09%) OLTP
7 3 (0.66%) DB2
8 2 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.22%) EDMS
9 1 (0.22%) ObjectStore
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (9.63%) MSI
2 7 (1.53%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.88%) NMock
4 4 (0.88%) WiX
5 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.66%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.44%) JIRA
6 2 (0.44%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.22%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (3.50%) Finance
2 10 (2.19%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.44%) Advertising
4 1 (0.22%) Banking
4 1 (0.22%) Games
4 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 88 (19.26%) Support Engineer
2 36 (7.88%) Active Directory Engineer
3 32 (7.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 31 (6.78%) Desktop Support
5 30 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 30 (6.56%) Wintel Engineer
6 27 (5.91%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 23 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (4.60%) Wintel Support
10 20 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (4.38%) Messaging Support
11 18 (3.94%) Consultant
12 16 (3.50%) Messaging Engineer
12 16 (3.50%) Server Engineer
12 16 (3.50%) Server Support
13 13 (2.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 13 (2.84%) Security Engineer
14 12 (2.63%) Mobility Engineer
14 12 (2.63%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.13%) Middleware
2 16 (3.50%) .NET
3 12 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.75%) Web Services
5 5 (1.09%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.88%) XML
7 3 (0.66%) J2EE
7 3 (0.66%) Servlets
8 2 (0.44%) ISPF
8 2 (0.44%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.22%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 123 (26.91%) Computer Science
2 55 (12.04%) Management Information System
3 50 (10.94%) Clustering
4 34 (7.44%) Data Centre
5 24 (5.25%) PKI
6 18 (3.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (3.72%) Fat Client
7 17 (3.72%) Replication
7 17 (3.72%) Thin Client
8 13 (2.84%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.63%) Blackberry
10 10 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (2.19%) CMDB
10 10 (2.19%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.53%) CESG
11 7 (1.53%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.09%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.88%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 397 (86.87%) Windows
2 266 (58.21%) Windows Server
3 160 (35.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (32.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 88 (19.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (15.32%) Windows 7
7 34 (7.44%) Linux
8 30 (6.56%) Android
8 30 (6.56%) Apple iOS
9 23 (5.03%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.41%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.19%) Unix
11 10 (2.19%) Windows Phone
12 9 (1.97%) Windows 10
13 8 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.88%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.66%) AIX
15 3 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (36.32%) ITIL
2 76 (16.63%) Software Delivery
3 61 (13.35%) Migration
4 51 (11.16%) Project Management
5 49 (10.72%) Service Delivery
6 46 (10.07%) Incident Management
7 39 (8.53%) Problem Management
8 37 (8.10%) Load Balancing
9 36 (7.88%) Application Packaging
9 36 (7.88%) Business Continuity
10 34 (7.44%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 30 (6.56%) Content Management
12 27 (5.91%) Change Management
13 26 (5.69%) Software Distribution
14 25 (5.47%) High Availability
15 24 (5.25%) Configuration Management
15 24 (5.25%) DevOps
16 23 (5.03%) Escalation Management
17 22 (4.81%) Server Building
18 21 (4.60%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 132 (28.88%) PowerShell
2 127 (27.79%) SQL
3 40 (8.75%) T-SQL
4 37 (8.10%) VBScript
5 24 (5.25%) VB
6 8 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.53%) C#
7 7 (1.53%) Java
7 7 (1.53%) Perl
8 6 (1.31%) Jython
8 6 (1.31%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.31%) Python
9 5 (1.09%) Korn
10 4 (0.88%) C
11 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.44%) COBOL
12 2 (0.44%) JCL
Qualifications
1 269 (58.86%) Security Cleared
2 234 (51.20%) SC Cleared
3 134 (29.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 126 (27.57%) Degree
5 83 (18.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 76 (16.63%) MCSE
7 24 (5.25%) MCSA
8 16 (3.50%) MCTS
9 15 (3.28%) MCP
10 13 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (2.19%) MCITP
12 6 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.09%) CISSP
13 5 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (16.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 26 (5.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 133 (29.10%) Microsoft App-V
2 128 (28.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (27.57%) XenApp
4 88 (19.26%) XenServer
5 86 (18.82%) XenDesktop
6 59 (12.91%) Hyper-V
7 37 (8.10%) vSphere
8 25 (5.47%) Terminal Services
9 17 (3.72%) DFS Replication
9 17 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (2.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 13 (2.84%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (1.53%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.31%) Brightmail
12 6 (1.31%) NFS
13 3 (0.66%) Xen
14 2 (0.44%) Docker
14 2 (0.44%) Firmware
14 2 (0.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
15 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 84 (18.38%) SCCM
2 57 (12.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 38 (8.32%) XenMobile
4 34 (7.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 31 (6.78%) EdgeSight
5 31 (6.78%) SafeCom
6 30 (6.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 21 (4.60%) Perfmon
8 20 (4.38%) OpenView
9 16 (3.50%) AirWatch
10 15 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 14 (3.06%) HP SIM
12 10 (2.19%) Puppet
13 7 (1.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 6 (1.31%) PowerCLI
14 6 (1.31%) SCOrch
15 5 (1.09%) BladeLogic
15 5 (1.09%) WSUS
16 4 (0.88%) SAP Afaria
17 3 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 345 (75.49%) Microsoft
2 214 (46.83%) VMware
3 194 (42.45%) Citrix
4 121 (26.48%) AppSense
5 119 (26.04%) HP
6 50 (10.94%) ThinPrint
7 40 (8.75%) SAP
8 35 (7.66%) Oracle
9 21 (4.60%) Lotus
9 21 (4.60%) Symantec
10 20 (4.38%) Intel Security
11 15 (3.28%) Lumension
12 12 (2.63%) Trend Micro
13 11 (2.41%) Red Hat
14 10 (2.19%) Apple
14 10 (2.19%) Dell
14 10 (2.19%) IronPort
15 8 (1.75%) CA
15 8 (1.75%) Siemens
16 6 (1.31%) BMC
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