The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.14% 18.09% 24.51%
As % of the System Software category 48.48% 66.67% 88.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 43
Median daily rate £168 £178 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -17.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £145 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 13
Median hourly rate £24.55 £22.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.11% -15.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.11 £12.00 £22.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.99 £94.10 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
East of England

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

System Software Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 54 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 14.73% 27.14% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 48
Median daily rate £190 £175 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £152 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £205 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £137.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.27% +418.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £14.00 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.55 £137.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -17 9 £165 -12.00% 1
Great Yarmouth -3 2 £195 -22.00%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) SCCM
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.00%) MCP
6 5 (20.00%) MCSE
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (16.00%) MS Office
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.00%) Local Government
8 3 (12.00%) WSUS
8 3 (12.00%) OneDrive
8 3 (12.00%) Office 365
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) SAN
9 2 (8.00%) vSphere
9 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.00%) Citrix
9 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
9 2 (8.00%) SLA
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco
9 2 (8.00%) SQL
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.00%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
1 3 (12.00%) OneDrive
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
3 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) IT Security Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Technician
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Security Officer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) ISMS
4 1 (4.00%) Line Management
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) SIEM
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCP
1 5 (20.00%) MCSE
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) UAG
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Veeam