The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.10% 1.72% 1.53%
As % of the System Software category 27.27% 50.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £77 - £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.33%
Active Directory
UK

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

System Software Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.69% 3.45% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £270
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 - £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
County Antrim - 3 £77 - 1
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) WebEx
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) MCP
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) HND
4 1 (14.29%) CNE
4 1 (14.29%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Civica
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) Compuware
4 1 (14.29%) Reuters
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