The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Norfolk region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 21 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.65% 13.79% 7.09%
As % of the System Software category 84.00% 73.68% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 5
Average daily rate £175 £225 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £100 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £248 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £15.90 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £16.75 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 15.06% 18.72% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 6
Average daily rate £245 £225 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £100 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -15.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £16.00 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £25.00 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -1 15 £163 -27.77% 7
Thetford - - - - 1
Great Yarmouth - - - -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (57.58%) SCCM
4 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) Windows 8
8 9 (27.27%) MS Office
8 9 (27.27%) Firewall
8 9 (27.27%) Migration
9 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
10 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (21.21%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (18.18%) Becrypt
11 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
11 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
11 6 (18.18%) VBScript
12 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.15%) SAN
12 5 (15.15%) XenApp
13 4 (12.12%) Clustering
13 4 (12.12%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (12.12%) vSphere
13 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
13 4 (12.12%) EMC
13 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
13 4 (12.12%) SQL
14 3 (9.09%) NHS
14 3 (9.09%) VMware
14 3 (9.09%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Server Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) CLARiiON
3 2 (6.06%) EMC Centera
3 2 (6.06%) Celerra
4 1 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
5 10 (30.30%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) VBScript
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) MCP
1 3 (9.09%) MCSE
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) XenApp
3 4 (12.12%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Becrypt
3 4 (12.12%) EMC
4 3 (9.09%) Dell
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) CommVault
6 1 (3.03%) Sophos
Norwich, Norfolk
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