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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 29 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 14.01% 7.89% 12.44%
As % of the System Software category 82.86% 55.56% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Average daily rate
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£150 £245 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £98 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £279 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 10
Average hourly rate £19.88 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.70 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £21.90 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
35 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.91% 14.21% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 13
Average daily rate £168 £245 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.63% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £124 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 11
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £23.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.80 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -4.24%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +8 13 £165 +32.00% 2
Dereham - - - -
Diss - - - - 1
King's Lynn - - - - 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 41 (68.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.67%) VMware
4 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (23.33%) ITIL
6 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (16.67%) MS Office
8 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 9 (15.00%) HP
9 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (15.00%) Firewall
10 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (11.67%) NHS
11 7 (11.67%) DNS
11 7 (11.67%) DHCP
11 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
11 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.67%) SCCM
12 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
12 6 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (10.00%) SQL
12 6 (10.00%) Linux
12 6 (10.00%) SLA
12 6 (10.00%) Citrix
12 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
13 5 (8.33%) HP SIM
13 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (8.33%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) DNS
2 7 (11.67%) DHCP
3 5 (8.33%) SAN
4 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.00%) WAN
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.33%) VLAN
6 2 (3.33%) LAN
6 2 (3.33%) VoIP
7 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.67%) Intranet
7 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Wintel Support
8 3 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) IT Support
9 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) NHS
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) AS400
2 4 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.00%) Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (68.33%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.00%) Linux
6 5 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.67%) MVS
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.00%) UNIX
8 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.33%) Solaris
9 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.00%) CRM
5 3 (5.00%) Change Management
5 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.33%) Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.67%) Coaching
7 1 (1.67%) Service Management
7 1 (1.67%) Scrum
7 1 (1.67%) Validation
7 1 (1.67%) MVC
7 1 (1.67%) Workflow
7 1 (1.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) MCSE
3 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 5 (8.33%) OpenView
3 3 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.33%) WSUS
4 2 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.67%) VMware
3 9 (15.00%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) Citrix
5 5 (8.33%) Cisco
6 4 (6.67%) Lotus
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.00%) EMC
8 2 (3.33%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle
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