The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 19 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.82% 2.99% 2.00%
As % of the System Software category 72.73% 54.55% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 5
Median daily rate £315 £200 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £146 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £203 £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £304 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.84 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

System Software Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 11 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 8.00% 5.47% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 36
Median daily rate £325 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.84 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +3.12%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) Asset Management
4 13 (30.23%) ITIL
4 13 (30.23%) Intel Security
5 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (23.26%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
7 9 (20.93%) SCCM
7 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
8 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
8 8 (18.60%) Data Protection
8 8 (18.60%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 8 (18.60%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (16.28%) Application Packaging
9 7 (16.28%) BitLocker
9 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
9 7 (16.28%) Linux
9 7 (16.28%) DNS
9 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
10 6 (13.95%) MS Office
10 6 (13.95%) BMC
10 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
10 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.95%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (13.95%) OneDrive
11 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
11 4 (9.30%) Dell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) NAS
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) 3G
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Service Desk Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 8 (18.60%) Service Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) IT Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Support
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Active Directory Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
6 7 (16.28%) Linux
6 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.65%) Unix
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Asset Management
2 13 (30.23%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Data Loss Prevention
3 8 (18.60%) Data Protection
3 8 (18.60%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.28%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.33%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (2.33%) Information Management
6 1 (2.33%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CISM
3 1 (2.33%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 6 (13.95%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Intel Security
3 6 (13.95%) BMC
4 4 (9.30%) Dell
5 2 (4.65%) Webroot
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) VMware
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