The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 21 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 35 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.49% 3.35% 3.69%
As % of the System Software category 59.32% 55.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 5
Median daily rate £310 £340 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +151.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £176 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £340 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 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
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.95% 6.10% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 19
Median daily rate £340 £233 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.23% -28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £195 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 0
Median hourly rate £12.38 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Northampton +12 31 £323 +35.78% 2
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
3 23 (38.98%) Windows 7
4 18 (30.51%) SCCM
5 17 (28.81%) ITIL
6 16 (27.12%) Windows 10
7 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
7 15 (25.42%) MS Office
8 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
9 13 (22.03%) Asset Management
10 12 (20.34%) Intel Security
11 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
12 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
13 9 (15.25%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (15.25%) Application Packaging
13 9 (15.25%) Spreadsheet
14 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (13.56%) BitLocker
15 7 (11.86%) OneDrive
15 7 (11.86%) VMware
15 7 (11.86%) DNS
15 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
16 5 (8.47%) Linux
17 4 (6.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
17 4 (6.78%) Data Loss Prevention
17 4 (6.78%) McAfee ePO
17 4 (6.78%) Unified Communications

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
1 15 (25.42%) MS Office
2 9 (15.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) OneDrive
2 4 (6.78%) Office 365
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) LAN
2 4 (6.78%) NAS
2 4 (6.78%) SAN
2 4 (6.78%) Unified Communications
3 3 (5.08%) DHCP
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) Skype
3 3 (5.08%) WAN
4 2 (3.39%) Intranet
4 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.39%) Network Security
4 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.69%) 3G
5 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.69%) LDAP
5 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.69%) VPN
General
1 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Back Office
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Service Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (11.86%) Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) IT Support
4 7 (11.86%) Service Desk Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Server Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) IT Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) NHS
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) BYOD
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 23 (38.98%) Windows 7
3 16 (27.12%) Windows 10
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
5 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
8 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (8.47%) Linux
10 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.69%) Android
12 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) Asset Management
3 9 (15.25%) Application Packaging
4 4 (6.78%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
4 4 (6.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.78%) Migration
5 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.08%) Security Architecture
5 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.39%) Service Management
6 2 (3.39%) SIEM
7 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.69%) Information Management
7 1 (1.69%) Information Security
7 1 (1.69%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.39%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) CISM
4 1 (1.69%) CISSP
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) BitLocker
2 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Intel Security
3 7 (11.86%) VMware
4 4 (6.78%) BMC
4 4 (6.78%) Dell
5 3 (5.08%) Webroot
6 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.39%) Citrix
6 2 (3.39%) Mitel
6 2 (3.39%) Qualys
7 1 (1.69%) Apple
7 1 (1.69%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago