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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 20 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.59% 17.14% 21.92%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 90.00% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 17
Median daily rate £114 £210 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.95% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £592 £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 13
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%

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
27 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 29.67% 19.05% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 17
Median daily rate £365 £225 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £600 £227
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 16
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -7 5 £120 -25.00% 2
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) SCCM
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) MCP
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) WSUS
6 2 (12.50%) CMDB
6 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
7 1 (6.25%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) Remedy
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.25%) MCSE

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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Migration Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos