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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 14 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.39% 22.47% 28.02%
As % of the System Software category 73.68% 68.97% 89.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 43
Median daily rate £168 £180 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £138 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £340 £276
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £267
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +12.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 12
Median hourly rate £24.55 £12.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.58% -54.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.11 £10.00 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.99 £72.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
19 58 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.68% 32.58% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 46 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 £126 £150 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £339 £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 13
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% +9.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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
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 June 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 -22 5 £185 -1.33% 1
Great Yarmouth -2 2 £195 -22.00%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
4 10 (28.57%) VMware
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL V3
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (17.14%) SAN
7 6 (17.14%) SQL
7 6 (17.14%) SCCM
7 6 (17.14%) High Availability
8 5 (14.29%) MCP
8 5 (14.29%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) MCSE
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (14.29%) HP
8 5 (14.29%) SLA
8 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
9 4 (11.43%) Firewall
9 4 (11.43%) Finance
9 4 (11.43%) DNS
9 4 (11.43%) Solaris
9 4 (11.43%) Unix
9 4 (11.43%) MS Office
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (8.57%) Virtual Desktop

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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) CICS
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) Skype
5 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) DB2
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (11.43%) Unix Support
4 3 (8.57%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Support
4 3 (8.57%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Security Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) IT Security Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) AS400
2 2 (5.71%) CMDB
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Solaris
6 4 (11.43%) Unix
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) MVS
7 2 (5.71%) zOS
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL V3
3 6 (17.14%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.71%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) ISMS
7 1 (2.86%) Line Management
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) SIEM
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) COBOL
2 2 (5.71%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) MCP
1 5 (14.29%) MCSE
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.86%) CISM
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (5.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) UAG
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Veeam