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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 32 24 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.64% 5.83% 10.03%
As % of the System Software category 30.00% 64.86% 64.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
Median daily rate £600 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £12.23 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% -5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.81 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £14.80 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%

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
40 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.12% 8.98% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 20
Median daily rate £400 £300 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £182 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 13
Median hourly rate £12.23 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% -5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.15 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £17.10 £17.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) ITIL
5 12 (46.15%) SCCM
5 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 8 (30.77%) NetApp
8 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
9 4 (15.38%) Office 365
9 4 (15.38%) MCP
10 3 (11.54%) Firewall
10 3 (11.54%) MS Office
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (11.54%) Migration
11 2 (7.69%) Publishing
11 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
11 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
11 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
11 2 (7.69%) AirWatch
11 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
11 2 (7.69%) VoIP
11 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
11 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (7.69%) ADSL

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 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) G Suite
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) ADSL
2 2 (7.69%) Broadband
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V2
4 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) SIEM
4 1 (3.85%) Software Audit
4 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.85%) pfSense
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) EnCase
3 1 (3.85%) FTK
3 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) QRadar
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Intel
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) NetWitness
5 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam