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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 35 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 21.08% 14.47% 12.89%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 88.00% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 13
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£244 £150 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 10
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +7.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
42 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 25.30% 16.45% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 14
Average daily rate £300 £238 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £85 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £321 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 17
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.98% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £13.85 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £20.65 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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 4 May 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
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 4 May 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 0 21 £238 +86.27% 1
Thetford - 2 £250 -
Great Yarmouth - 1 - -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (30.99%) ITIL
4 18 (25.35%) MS Office
5 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (22.54%) Windows 7
6 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (15.49%) SQL
7 11 (15.49%) Cisco
8 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
9 9 (12.68%) VMware
9 9 (12.68%) SCCM
10 8 (11.27%) Firewall
10 8 (11.27%) Citrix
11 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (8.45%) HP
11 6 (8.45%) SLA
11 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
11 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
11 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
12 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
12 5 (7.04%) IIS
12 5 (7.04%) HNC
12 5 (7.04%) UNIX
12 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
13 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
13 4 (5.63%) Knowledge Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Office
2 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (4.23%) DNS
2 3 (4.23%) Wireless
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) VoIP
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) FCoE
4 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.41%) NX-OS
4 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) SAN
4 1 (1.41%) VLAN
4 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) DTS
2 3 (4.23%) EDMS
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Analyst
2 15 (21.13%) IT Support
3 14 (19.72%) Service Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Desktop Support
6 9 (12.68%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (9.86%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (5.63%) Server Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (5.63%) Administrator
11 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) Server Support
11 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (4.23%) Field Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (4.23%) NHS
2 3 (4.23%) CMDB
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.41%) Clustering
3 1 (1.41%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (22.54%) Windows 7
3 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.04%) UNIX
6 2 (2.82%) Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) MVS
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) ITIL
2 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.63%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (5.63%) Service Management
3 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.63%) Migration
3 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
3 4 (5.63%) Coaching
4 3 (4.23%) ITIL V3
4 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
4 3 (4.23%) Validation
4 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.82%) Change Management
5 2 (2.82%) Workflow
5 2 (2.82%) CRM
6 1 (1.41%) Release Management
6 1 (1.41%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.63%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.04%) HNC
3 4 (5.63%) MCSE
4 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) MCP
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) HND
6 1 (1.41%) CCNP
6 1 (1.41%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) CCA
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) XenServer
1 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.63%) vSphere
2 3 (4.23%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (2.82%) XenApp
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) WSUS
3 1 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Cisco
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 8 (11.27%) Citrix
5 6 (8.45%) HP
6 3 (4.23%) AlgoSec
6 3 (4.23%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (4.23%) Splunk
6 3 (4.23%) Lumension
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle
6 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.23%) Symantec
6 3 (4.23%) Sophos
6 3 (4.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.41%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.41%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.41%) EMC
7 1 (1.41%) Avaya
7 1 (1.41%) SonicWALL
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