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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 8.71% 3.21% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 67.39% 53.85% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 1
Median daily rate £323 £238 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.78% -40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 0
Median hourly rate £11.75 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.79 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -1.41%
Active Directory
Northamptonshire

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
46 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.92% 5.96% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 10
Median daily rate £331 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £216 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 0
Median hourly rate £12.38 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 5 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) Windows 7
4 14 (31.11%) ITIL
5 13 (28.89%) MS Office
5 13 (28.89%) Asset Management
5 13 (28.89%) SCCM
6 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (24.44%) Intel Security
8 9 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 8 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (15.56%) Application Packaging
10 7 (15.56%) BitLocker
10 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
11 6 (13.33%) DNS
11 6 (13.33%) OneDrive
12 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 5 (11.11%) Linux
13 4 (8.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 4 (8.89%) Data Loss Prevention
13 4 (8.89%) Dell
13 4 (8.89%) BMC
13 4 (8.89%) VMware

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 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Office
2 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 9 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) OneDrive
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) NAS
3 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) 3G
5 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.22%) LDAP
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Service Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) IT Support
5 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (11.11%) IT Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) BYOD
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.22%) Android
9 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) Asset Management
3 7 (15.56%) Application Packaging
4 4 (8.89%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (2.22%) Information Management
6 1 (2.22%) Information Security
6 1 (2.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.44%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.22%) CISM
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Intel Security
3 4 (8.89%) BMC
3 4 (8.89%) Dell
3 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Webroot
5 2 (4.44%) Mitel
6 1 (2.22%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle