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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.94% 5.99% 4.98%
As % of the System Software category 68.89% 57.14% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 7
Average daily rate
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£250 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £156 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £255 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £10.50 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.00 £22.15
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
45 35 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.62% 10.48% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 30
Average daily rate £280 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £10.50 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Active Directory
England

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 23 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 23 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 23 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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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
Tyne and Wear -1 25 £225 +28.57% 3
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 23 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 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (36.51%) VMware
4 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (31.75%) DNS
5 20 (31.75%) UNIX
6 18 (28.57%) SQL
6 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (26.98%) Windows XP
8 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
9 15 (23.81%) Linux
9 15 (23.81%) HP
10 14 (22.22%) Oracle
11 13 (20.63%) DHCP
11 13 (20.63%) Cisco
11 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.46%) ITIL
13 11 (17.46%) Firewall
13 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
14 10 (15.87%) WebLogic
15 9 (14.29%) Perl
15 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
15 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
15 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (12.70%) DV Cleared
16 8 (12.70%) Clustering
16 8 (12.70%) SAN
16 8 (12.70%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (15.87%) WebLogic
2 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Office
2 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) DNS
2 13 (20.63%) DHCP
3 11 (17.46%) Firewall
4 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.70%) LAN
4 8 (12.70%) SAN
5 7 (11.11%) SSH
5 7 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (11.11%) LDAP
6 5 (7.94%) WAN
7 4 (6.35%) VPN
7 4 (6.35%) VLAN
7 4 (6.35%) IPsec
8 2 (3.17%) NAS
9 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.59%) MPLS
9 1 (1.59%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.59%) IDOL
General
1 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Military
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) UNIX Support
4 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Server Support
5 5 (7.94%) Linux Support
6 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Support Specialist
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) Java EE
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Clustering
2 4 (6.35%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.59%) Celerra
4 1 (1.59%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (31.75%) UNIX
4 17 (26.98%) Windows XP
5 15 (23.81%) Linux
6 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
8 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (11.11%) Solaris
10 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
2 5 (7.94%) Service Management
2 5 (7.94%) Change Management
2 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
3 4 (6.35%) Performance Management
3 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.76%) Change Control
5 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.17%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.17%) Matrix Management
5 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (3.17%) SOA
5 2 (3.17%) B2B
5 2 (3.17%) BCP
5 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.17%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.59%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) Perl
3 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 7 (11.11%) Korn
4 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.70%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) CCA
4 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.11%) NFS
3 6 (9.52%) XenApp
4 2 (3.17%) Xen
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.59%) XenServer
5 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
5 1 (1.59%) UAG
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (4.76%) OpenView
3 3 (4.76%) WSUS
3 3 (4.76%) SCOM
4 2 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.59%) Netcool
5 1 (1.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (36.51%) VMware
3 15 (23.81%) HP
4 14 (22.22%) Oracle
5 13 (20.63%) Cisco
6 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 8 (12.70%) JBoss
8 6 (9.52%) Citrix
8 6 (9.52%) CA
9 4 (6.35%) Splunk
10 3 (4.76%) EMC
11 2 (3.17%) NetApp
11 2 (3.17%) Veritas
11 2 (3.17%) AppSense
11 2 (3.17%) Dell
12 1 (1.59%) Informatica
12 1 (1.59%) Siebel
12 1 (1.59%) IBM
12 1 (1.59%) Axway
12 1 (1.59%) Lotus
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