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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 25 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.52% 5.21% 11.95%
As % of the System Software category 67.57% 62.86% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Median daily rate £618 £325 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% +19.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £338 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £15.00 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £37.70 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -
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
37 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.17% 8.29% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 12
Median daily rate £550 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £285 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £349 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.67% +42.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £16.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £50.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 15 (34.88%) Office 365
4 14 (32.56%) Wireless
5 13 (30.23%) SCCM
6 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (23.26%) Puppet
7 10 (23.26%) Linux
7 10 (23.26%) ITIL
7 10 (23.26%) DevOps
7 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
8 9 (20.93%) Windows XP
8 9 (20.93%) VPN
8 9 (20.93%) LAN
8 9 (20.93%) WAN
8 9 (20.93%) Mac OS X
8 9 (20.93%) VMware
8 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Intune
8 9 (20.93%) Ansible
9 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
9 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (18.60%) CISSP
9 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
9 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
10 7 (16.28%) MS Office
10 7 (16.28%) Mule

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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.28%) Mule
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Office 365
2 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Wireless
2 9 (20.93%) LAN
2 9 (20.93%) VPN
2 9 (20.93%) WAN
2 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 4 (9.30%) DNS
4 4 (9.30%) SAN
5 2 (4.65%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) Network Security
5 2 (4.65%) SSL
6 1 (2.33%) Skype
6 1 (2.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Architect
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) SAN Support
7 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.93%) Mac OS X
3 9 (20.93%) Windows XP
4 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) DevOps
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
2 3 (6.98%) ITSM
2 3 (6.98%) Server Building
2 3 (6.98%) Service Management
2 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
3 2 (4.65%) ERP
3 2 (4.65%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.65%) OWASP
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.65%) SIEM
4 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.33%) High Availability
4 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) CISSP
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.98%) DBS Check
3 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCA
5 1 (2.33%) CISMP
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) HND
5 1 (2.33%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) VCAP
5 1 (2.33%) VCDX
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
1 2 (4.65%) XenApp
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCCM
2 10 (23.26%) Puppet
3 9 (20.93%) Ansible
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Intune
4 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.33%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 9 (20.93%) VMware
4 7 (16.28%) Google
4 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Remedy
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Proofpoint