The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 July 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 North East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.93% 5.73% 4.59%
As % of the System Software category 64.58% 54.05% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 7
Average daily rate
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£243 £175 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.85% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £156 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £255 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 10
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £10.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.18% 10.60% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 29
Average daily rate £285 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £10.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £15.45 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Active Directory
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Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the North East region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the North East region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Tyne and Wear -4 25 £225 +28.57% 7
Durham -7 4 £290 +5.45% 1
Northumberland - - - -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (72.58%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Security Cleared
3 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.26%) VMware
5 19 (30.65%) DNS
5 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (30.65%) UNIX
6 18 (29.03%) Windows XP
7 17 (27.42%) SQL
8 15 (24.19%) Linux
8 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
9 14 (22.58%) Oracle
9 14 (22.58%) Cisco
9 14 (22.58%) HP
10 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
11 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (19.35%) DHCP
12 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
12 11 (17.74%) Firewall
13 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
13 10 (16.13%) ITIL
14 9 (14.52%) Perl
14 9 (14.52%) LAN
14 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
14 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
15 8 (12.90%) JBoss
15 8 (12.90%) MS Office
16 7 (11.29%) Clustering

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) DNS
2 12 (19.35%) DHCP
3 11 (17.74%) Firewall
4 9 (14.52%) LAN
5 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 7 (11.29%) SSH
6 7 (11.29%) LDAP
6 7 (11.29%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (9.68%) WAN
8 5 (8.06%) SAN
9 4 (6.45%) VPN
9 4 (6.45%) VLAN
9 4 (6.45%) IPsec
10 2 (3.23%) NAS
10 2 (3.23%) MPLS
10 2 (3.23%) DSL
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.61%) IDOL
General
1 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) UNIX Support
5 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Linux Support
6 5 (8.06%) Server Support
7 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (1.61%) Java EE
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.61%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (1.61%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 45 (72.58%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (30.65%) UNIX
3 18 (29.03%) Windows XP
4 15 (24.19%) Linux
5 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
6 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (9.68%) Solaris
9 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Service Management
3 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
3 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (6.45%) Change Management
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
4 3 (4.84%) Change Control
5 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.23%) Matrix Management
5 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.23%) B2B
5 2 (3.23%) SOA
5 2 (3.23%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.61%) Information Security Management
6 1 (1.61%) Security Management
6 1 (1.61%) Migration
6 1 (1.61%) Information Security
6 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) Perl
3 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
3 7 (11.29%) Korn
4 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) CCA
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.29%) NFS
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.61%) XenServer
5 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.61%) UAG
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) WSUS
1 4 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.84%) OpenView
2 3 (4.84%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.61%) Netcool
4 1 (1.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.26%) VMware
3 14 (22.58%) Oracle
3 14 (22.58%) Cisco
3 14 (22.58%) HP
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
5 8 (12.90%) JBoss
6 5 (8.06%) CA
7 4 (6.45%) Splunk
7 4 (6.45%) Citrix
8 3 (4.84%) EMC
9 2 (3.23%) Dell
9 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 2 (3.23%) Veritas
9 2 (3.23%) AppSense
10 1 (1.61%) Axway
10 1 (1.61%) Siebel
10 1 (1.61%) Lotus
10 1 (1.61%) Informatica
10 1 (1.61%) IBM
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