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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 40 60 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 21.74% 26.32% 11.11%
As % of the System Software category 68.97% 95.24% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 8
Average daily rate
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£180 £205 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +105.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.71% +49.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.35 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.40 £30.00 £20.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
58 63 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 31.52% 27.63% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 9
Average daily rate £175 £214 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 10
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +39.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.60 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £30.00 £25.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

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
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 1 July 2015.

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
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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 -2 18 £181 -17.58% 1
Great Yarmouth -1 1 £250 +53.84% 1
King's Lynn - 1 £175 -
Thetford - 1 £338 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 64 (72.73%) Windows
2 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
3 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (30.68%) ITIL
4 27 (30.68%) VMware
4 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
6 22 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 20 (22.73%) SQL
8 18 (20.45%) Cisco
9 17 (19.32%) Firewall
10 16 (18.18%) Citrix
10 16 (18.18%) SAN
10 16 (18.18%) MS Office
11 14 (15.91%) MS Exchange
11 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.50%) Symantec
12 11 (12.50%) HP
12 11 (12.50%) CRM
13 10 (11.36%) DNS
13 10 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (11.36%) Linux
13 10 (11.36%) Xen
13 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
14 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (10.23%) Windows XP
14 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (10.23%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 22 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (15.91%) MS Exchange
3 10 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (5.68%) IIS
6 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Office
2 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.68%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Firewall
2 16 (18.18%) SAN
3 10 (11.36%) DNS
4 7 (7.95%) DHCP
4 7 (7.95%) VLAN
5 6 (6.82%) VoIP
5 6 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.68%) Internet
7 4 (4.55%) WAN
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (4.55%) Intranet
7 4 (4.55%) IPv4
8 3 (3.41%) Wireless
8 3 (3.41%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.27%) VPN
9 2 (2.27%) LAN
9 2 (2.27%) PBX
9 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.27%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.41%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Support Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) IT Support
4 12 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 12 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Desktop Support
5 10 (11.36%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.23%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Server Administrator
11 3 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Replication
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
5 1 (1.14%) CCTV
5 1 (1.14%) CMDB
5 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 64 (72.73%) Windows
2 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.36%) Linux
6 9 (10.23%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.68%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.68%) UNIX
8 3 (3.41%) Android
9 2 (2.27%) AIX
10 1 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.14%) VMS
10 1 (1.14%) MVS
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) ITIL
2 11 (12.50%) CRM
3 6 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (4.55%) Process Management
4 4 (4.55%) Migration
5 3 (3.41%) Information Security
5 3 (3.41%) Service Management
6 2 (2.27%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.27%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.27%) ITSM
7 1 (1.14%) Data Security
7 1 (1.14%) Validation
7 1 (1.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.14%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.14%) BCP
7 1 (1.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.73%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (1.14%) Java
4 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) Degree
3 6 (6.82%) MCSE
4 5 (5.68%) HNC
5 2 (2.27%) CCA
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.27%) MCITP
5 2 (2.27%) MCP
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CISA
6 1 (1.14%) CISM
6 1 (1.14%) CISSP
6 1 (1.14%) HND
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
6 1 (1.14%) CCNP
6 1 (1.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.36%) Xen
3 8 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (7.95%) vSphere
5 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.55%) XenApp
5 4 (4.55%) XenServer
6 3 (3.41%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.95%) SCCM
3 2 (2.27%) SCOM
3 2 (2.27%) Nessus
4 1 (1.14%) WSUS
4 1 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.14%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (30.68%) VMware
3 18 (20.45%) Cisco
4 16 (18.18%) Citrix
5 11 (12.50%) HP
5 11 (12.50%) Symantec
6 8 (9.09%) SAP
6 8 (9.09%) Hitachi
7 4 (4.55%) Veeam
8 3 (3.41%) Sophos
8 3 (3.41%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.41%) Avaya
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle
8 3 (3.41%) Splunk
8 3 (3.41%) Lumension
8 3 (3.41%) AlgoSec
8 3 (3.41%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.27%) Qualys
10 1 (1.14%) ProCurve
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