The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 31 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 23 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.80% 4.39% 9.51%
As % of the System Software category 32.39% 63.33% 67.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 10
Median daily rate £525 £263 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £148 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.55 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £13.60 £15.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
Nottinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.82% 6.93% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 11 21
Median daily rate £425 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £197 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.55 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £13.60 £15.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Office 365
3 22 (45.83%) SCCM
4 21 (43.75%) Linux
5 19 (39.58%) Cisco
5 19 (39.58%) Wireless
5 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (39.58%) DevOps
6 18 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (37.50%) Puppet
6 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 17 (35.42%) WAN
7 17 (35.42%) VPN
8 16 (33.33%) LAN
8 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 16 (33.33%) Mac OS X
9 15 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (31.25%) Ansible
10 14 (29.17%) Palo Alto
10 14 (29.17%) Google
10 14 (29.17%) CISSP
11 13 (27.08%) ITIL
11 13 (27.08%) Mule
12 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
12 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.58%) VMware
14 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
14 6 (12.50%) Citrix

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 13 (27.08%) Mule
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) JBoss
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (50.00%) Office 365
2 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Wireless
2 17 (35.42%) VPN
2 17 (35.42%) WAN
3 16 (33.33%) LAN
4 15 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (8.33%) Firewall
5 4 (8.33%) Network Security
5 4 (8.33%) Skype
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (4.17%) SAN
7 2 (4.17%) SSL
7 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.08%) IPsec
8 1 (2.08%) MPLS
8 1 (2.08%) NAS
8 1 (2.08%) SMTP
8 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) Power BI
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Architect
2 13 (27.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
1 1 (2.08%) CSS3
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) HTML5
1 1 (2.08%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Linux
3 16 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.25%) Unix
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.17%) CentOS
10 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) DevOps
2 13 (27.08%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
4 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 4 (8.33%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (6.25%) ERP
5 3 (6.25%) ITSM
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
5 3 (6.25%) SIEM
6 2 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.17%) OWASP
6 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Web Design
7 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) CISSP
2 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
5 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) CCA
6 1 (2.08%) CISMP
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.08%) VCAP
6 1 (2.08%) VCDX
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.17%) vSphere
1 2 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.08%) pfSense
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) SCCM
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (37.50%) Puppet
3 15 (31.25%) Ansible
4 3 (6.25%) SCOM
5 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.08%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.08%) EnCase
5 1 (2.08%) FTK
5 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) QRadar
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.17%) Google
3 14 (29.17%) Palo Alto
4 7 (14.58%) VMware
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Intel
7 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) Remedy
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Software AG
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) webMethods