The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 39 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.23% 9.17% 5.25%
As % of the System Software category 60.94% 47.06% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £194 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.83% -54.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £10.30 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.18 £19.35 £17.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Active Directory
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 85 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.50% 19.50% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 8
Average daily rate £425 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £129 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £417 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £10.40 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £19.11 £18.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -5.30%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +5 33 £325 +67.74% 2
Mansfield - - - -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 58 (80.56%) Windows
2 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 23 (31.94%) MS Office
5 21 (29.17%) Windows 7
6 20 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 10 (13.89%) SQL
12 10 (13.89%) VMware
13 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 9 (12.50%) Cisco
14 8 (11.11%) Internet
14 8 (11.11%) Blackberry
14 8 (11.11%) Linux
14 8 (11.11%) Windows 8
14 8 (11.11%) Lync
15 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
15 7 (9.72%) Citrix
15 7 (9.72%) Firewall
16 6 (8.33%) DNS
16 6 (8.33%) HP
16 6 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (8.33%) ITIL
17 5 (6.94%) Oracle

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.11%) Lync
4 6 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.94%) IIS
6 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.39%) Apache
8 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (31.94%) MS Office
2 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.11%) Internet
3 7 (9.72%) Firewall
4 6 (8.33%) DNS
5 5 (6.94%) WAN
5 5 (6.94%) ADSL
5 5 (6.94%) Broadband
5 5 (6.94%) LAN
5 5 (6.94%) DHCP
6 4 (5.56%) SAN
7 3 (4.17%) PBX
7 3 (4.17%) VoIP
8 2 (2.78%) Wireless
8 2 (2.78%) HTTP
9 1 (1.39%) LDAP
9 1 (1.39%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Fiddler
1 2 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Service Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) IT Support
4 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (9.72%) Administrator
5 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) REST
1 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.78%) WCF
1 2 (2.78%) XHTML
1 2 (2.78%) Web Services
1 2 (2.78%) XML
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
1 2 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) SOAP
2 1 (1.39%) ADSI
2 1 (1.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.17%) FMCG
2 3 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) NHS
4 1 (1.39%) DTV
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) Statistics
4 1 (1.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (80.56%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 21 (29.17%) Windows 7
4 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (11.11%) Linux
7 8 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000
8 4 (5.56%) UNIX
8 4 (5.56%) AIX
9 3 (4.17%) Solaris
9 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.33%) ITIL
2 5 (6.94%) Service Management
3 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
4 2 (2.78%) TOGAF
4 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.39%) SOA
5 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.39%) Information Security Management
5 1 (1.39%) Security Management
5 1 (1.39%) Migration
5 1 (1.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.39%) Information Security
5 1 (1.39%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.39%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) ISMS
5 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (2.78%) MCDST
4 2 (2.78%) MCTS
4 2 (2.78%) MCITP
4 2 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CCENT
5 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.78%) XenApp
4 2 (2.78%) XenServer
4 2 (2.78%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) SCCM
1 5 (6.94%) SCOM
2 4 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.78%) WMI
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) VMware
3 9 (12.50%) Cisco
4 7 (9.72%) Citrix
5 6 (8.33%) HP
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle
6 5 (6.94%) EMC
7 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.17%) Dell
8 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.78%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.78%) NetApp
8 2 (2.78%) Symantec
8 2 (2.78%) Remedy
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) Dell KACE