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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.85% 9.14% 9.25%
As % of the System Software category 47.50% 74.00% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 11
Median daily rate £513 £240 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.54% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £400 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 9
Median hourly rate £12.28 £11.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% -26.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £14.24 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.79 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -1.41%
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
40 50 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.20% 12.35% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 28
Median daily rate £413 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £215 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £500 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 10
Median hourly rate £12.28 £12.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £15.90 £25.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £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 6 December 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 6 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) SCCM
3 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (42.50%) ITIL
4 17 (42.50%) VMware
5 15 (37.50%) Office 365
6 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (25.00%) Linux
7 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 10 (25.00%) Cisco
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (22.50%) WAN
8 9 (22.50%) VPN
8 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (22.50%) NetApp
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (22.50%) DevOps
9 8 (20.00%) Puppet
9 8 (20.00%) LAN
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (20.00%) Google
10 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (17.50%) Wireless
10 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
10 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
10 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
10 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
11 6 (15.00%) Ansible
11 6 (15.00%) CISSP
11 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi

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 6 (15.00%) Mule
2 5 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Office 365
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) G Suite
5 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) VPN
1 9 (22.50%) WAN
2 8 (20.00%) LAN
3 7 (17.50%) Wireless
4 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.00%) Firewall
5 4 (10.00%) Skype
6 2 (5.00%) ADSL
6 2 (5.00%) Broadband
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.00%) DHCP
6 2 (5.00%) DNS
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (2.50%) IPsec
7 1 (2.50%) MPLS
7 1 (2.50%) NAS
7 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (7.50%) Local Government
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Architect
2 9 (22.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
4 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
4 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Data Security
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Facilities Management
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security
6 1 (2.50%) OO
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
6 1 (2.50%) UML
6 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) CISSP
2 4 (10.00%) MCP
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.50%) pfSense
1 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (52.50%) SCCM
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (20.00%) Puppet
4 6 (15.00%) Ansible
5 3 (7.50%) SCOM
6 2 (5.00%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (2.50%) EnCase
7 1 (2.50%) FTK
7 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.50%) QRadar
7 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) NetApp
5 8 (20.00%) Google
6 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix
8 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.00%) IBM
8 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.50%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.50%) NetWitness
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) QNAP
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.50%) SAP
9 1 (2.50%) Software AG
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) webMethods