The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 287 58 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.92% 6.98% 5.69%
As % of the System Software category 61.99% 65.17% 54.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 21 26
Median daily rate £280 £263 £246
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £155 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 15 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Active Directory
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 North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
463 89 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.90% 10.71% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 45 50
Median daily rate £280 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £453 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 17 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.23% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear +12 278 £280 +6.66% 5
Durham 0 3 £103 -56.84%
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 288 (90.00%) Windows
2 220 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 200 (62.50%) DNS
4 192 (60.00%) DHCP
5 176 (55.00%) Security Cleared
6 174 (54.38%) Windows Server
7 161 (50.31%) VMware
8 160 (50.00%) Citrix
9 156 (48.75%) SC Cleared
10 114 (35.63%) ITIL
11 111 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 111 (34.69%) XenApp
12 109 (34.06%) Microsoft App-V
13 107 (33.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 100 (31.25%) SQL
14 100 (31.25%) AppSense
15 86 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 86 (26.88%) Degree
16 83 (25.94%) Computer Science
16 83 (25.94%) HP
17 78 (24.38%) SCCM
18 74 (23.13%) XenServer
19 73 (22.81%) Software Delivery
19 73 (22.81%) PowerShell
20 72 (22.50%) XenDesktop
21 70 (21.88%) SQL Server
22 68 (21.25%) MS Excel
22 68 (21.25%) MS Exchange
23 67 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
24 65 (20.31%) BPSS Clearance

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 68 (21.25%) MS Exchange
2 60 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (15.63%) Skype for Business
4 41 (12.81%) IIS
5 32 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (9.69%) SharePoint
7 16 (5.00%) IBM Notes
8 15 (4.69%) Apache
8 15 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (4.38%) Office Communications Server
9 14 (4.38%) OpenStack
10 11 (3.44%) JBoss
10 11 (3.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (3.44%) WebLogic
11 8 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.94%) CICS
15 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 68 (21.25%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (0.94%) MS Project
3 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.00%) Office 365
2 9 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.25%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 200 (62.50%) DNS
2 192 (60.00%) DHCP
3 43 (13.44%) Firewall
4 22 (6.88%) SMS
5 21 (6.56%) 3G
5 21 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (5.31%) Skype
7 16 (5.00%) Internet
7 16 (5.00%) Intranet
8 12 (3.75%) LDAP
8 12 (3.75%) SAN
9 11 (3.44%) SSH
10 8 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
11 6 (1.88%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.88%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.56%) SSL
12 5 (1.56%) VPN
13 4 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
13 4 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.56%) MySQL
7 4 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.25%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.94%) DB2
9 1 (0.31%) ObjectStore
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (10.00%) MSI
2 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.94%) JIRA
3 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (4.06%) Finance
2 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (0.94%) Advertising
4 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 32 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 27 (8.44%) Desktop Engineer
4 24 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (6.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 21 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 21 (6.56%) Wintel Engineer
7 19 (5.94%) Analyst
8 17 (5.31%) Wintel Support
9 16 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (4.69%) Server Support
11 14 (4.38%) Active Directory Engineer
12 13 (4.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 12 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.75%) Messaging Support
14 11 (3.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 11 (3.44%) Server Engineer
15 10 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 10 (3.13%) Messaging Engineer
16 9 (2.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.00%) Middleware
2 4 (1.25%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.94%) .NET
3 3 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.63%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.63%) ISPF
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.31%) CSS
5 1 (0.31%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.31%) JSON
5 1 (0.31%) SAML
5 1 (0.31%) WCF
5 1 (0.31%) Web Services
5 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (25.94%) Computer Science
2 39 (12.19%) Management Information System
3 30 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 28 (8.75%) Clustering
5 22 (6.88%) Fat Client
5 22 (6.88%) Thin Client
6 11 (3.44%) PKI
7 10 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.50%) Replication
9 7 (2.19%) CMDB
9 7 (2.19%) Cryptography
9 7 (2.19%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.88%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.56%) CESG
11 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.25%) DataPower
12 4 (1.25%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.25%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 288 (90.00%) Windows
2 174 (54.38%) Windows Server
3 111 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 107 (33.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (18.44%) Windows 7
6 39 (12.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (6.88%) Linux
7 22 (6.88%) Windows XP
8 21 (6.56%) Unix
9 15 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (4.38%) Apple iOS
11 13 (4.06%) Android
12 10 (3.13%) Windows 8
13 7 (2.19%) Windows Phone
14 6 (1.88%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.94%) AIX
16 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
16 2 (0.63%) zOS
17 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (35.63%) ITIL
2 73 (22.81%) Software Delivery
3 39 (12.19%) Project Management
4 38 (11.88%) Service Delivery
5 37 (11.56%) Incident Management
6 31 (9.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 27 (8.44%) Business Continuity
8 24 (7.50%) Problem Management
9 23 (7.19%) Migration
10 21 (6.56%) Content Management
11 20 (6.25%) Change Control
11 20 (6.25%) High Availability
12 19 (5.94%) Escalation Management
12 19 (5.94%) Mentoring
13 18 (5.63%) Application Packaging
13 18 (5.63%) DevOps
13 18 (5.63%) Server Building
14 17 (5.31%) Load Balancing
14 17 (5.31%) Software Distribution
15 16 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 100 (31.25%) SQL
2 73 (22.81%) PowerShell
3 33 (10.31%) VBScript
4 30 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.25%) VB
6 12 (3.75%) Perl
6 12 (3.75%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.50%) Korn
8 4 (1.25%) Java
9 3 (0.94%) C#
10 2 (0.63%) COBOL
10 2 (0.63%) JCL
11 1 (0.31%) C
11 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 176 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 156 (48.75%) SC Cleared
3 86 (26.88%) Degree
4 67 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (20.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 29 (9.06%) MCSE
7 9 (2.81%) MCP
8 8 (2.50%) MCITP
8 8 (2.50%) MCTS
9 7 (2.19%) MCSA
10 6 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.56%) CISSP
12 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.31%) CCNA
13 1 (0.31%) CCNP
13 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (19.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 20 (6.25%) SLA
3 5 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (34.69%) XenApp
2 109 (34.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 86 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (23.13%) XenServer
5 72 (22.50%) XenDesktop
6 42 (13.13%) Hyper-V
7 20 (6.25%) Terminal Services
8 19 (5.94%) vSphere
9 7 (2.19%) DFS Replication
9 7 (2.19%) NFS
10 6 (1.88%) Brightmail
11 4 (1.25%) Docker
11 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.63%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.31%) Firmware
13 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 78 (24.38%) SCCM
2 53 (16.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 28 (8.75%) XenMobile
4 27 (8.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 26 (8.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 24 (7.50%) EdgeSight
6 24 (7.50%) SafeCom
7 16 (5.00%) OpenView
7 16 (5.00%) Perfmon
8 11 (3.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (3.13%) HP SIM
10 5 (1.56%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.94%) Puppet
12 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.63%) SAP Afaria
12 2 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.63%) Tivoli NetView
12 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 220 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 161 (50.31%) VMware
3 160 (50.00%) Citrix
4 100 (31.25%) AppSense
5 83 (25.94%) HP
6 46 (14.38%) ThinPrint
7 38 (11.88%) Oracle
8 30 (9.38%) SAP
9 19 (5.94%) Red Hat
10 16 (5.00%) Lotus
11 14 (4.38%) Symantec
12 13 (4.06%) Intel Security
13 10 (3.13%) Lumension
14 8 (2.50%) Apple
15 7 (2.19%) IBM
16 6 (1.88%) IronPort
16 6 (1.88%) Trend Micro
17 4 (1.25%) Cisco
17 4 (1.25%) Siemens
17 4 (1.25%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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