The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 Northampton 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 23 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.41% 4.05% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 40.91% 75.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
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£413 £160 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.81% -28.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 10.78% 5.41% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 6
Average daily rate £378 £225 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £121 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £225 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Active Directory
Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Novell
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (15.38%) Apple
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (7.69%) NHS
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X Server
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Novell
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
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