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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 30 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.16% 6.52% 10.61%
As % of the System Software category 36.36% 69.77% 67.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 12
Median daily rate £600 £240 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -24.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 16
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £10.63 £10.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £20.00 £17.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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 Nottinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 43 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.43% 9.35% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 26
Median daily rate £400 £263 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 17
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £10.96 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £20.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -4 13 £600 +150.00% 6
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (48.48%) VMware
4 15 (45.45%) ITIL
5 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (36.36%) SCCM
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 8 (24.24%) NetApp
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
9 6 (18.18%) MCP
9 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 5 (15.15%) Office 365
10 5 (15.15%) MS Office
10 5 (15.15%) Migration
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
11 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (9.09%) MCSE
12 3 (9.09%) MCSA
12 3 (9.09%) Firewall
13 2 (6.06%) Advertising
13 2 (6.06%) Publishing
13 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
13 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (6.06%) Citrix
13 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
13 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (6.06%) Intel Security

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) IaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) ADSL
2 2 (6.06%) Broadband
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) Skype
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
1 2 (6.06%) Publishing
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) IT Support
4 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Server Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.03%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (3.03%) FMCG
1 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Unix
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.03%) DevOps
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL V2
4 1 (3.03%) Network Design
4 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
4 1 (3.03%) SIEM
4 1 (3.03%) Software Audit
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) MCP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) MCSA
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.03%) pfSense
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) EnCase
3 1 (3.03%) FTK
3 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) QRadar
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) NetApp
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Intel
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) NetWitness
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.03%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Veeam