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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.47% 6.68% 3.66%
As % of the System Software category 50.98% 57.14% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 2
Average daily rate
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£348 £225 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.44% -38.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £116 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £315 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £285
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Average hourly rate £12.08 £13.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.11% +6.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £14.40 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
51 63 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.74% 11.69% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 8
Average daily rate £425 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £138 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £388 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Average hourly rate £12.08 £13.00 £13.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.11% -6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.95 £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £15.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -0.80%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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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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 +1 20 £350 +53.84% 2
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 55 (79.71%) Windows
2 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.13%) Windows XP
4 23 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (28.99%) MS Exchange
7 19 (27.54%) MS Office
8 18 (26.09%) VMware
9 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (18.84%) Cisco
11 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (14.49%) Citrix
12 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
13 9 (13.04%) Firewall
13 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
14 8 (11.59%) SCCM
14 8 (11.59%) ITIL
14 8 (11.59%) SQL
14 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
14 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
15 6 (8.70%) SCOM
15 6 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (8.70%) HP
15 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
15 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
16 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
16 5 (7.25%) Lync
16 5 (7.25%) Windows 8

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (28.99%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (7.25%) Lync
5 3 (4.35%) IIS
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) MS Office
2 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) CATIA
3 1 (1.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Firewall
2 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.25%) SAN
3 5 (7.25%) Internet
3 5 (7.25%) LAN
3 5 (7.25%) WAN
4 4 (5.80%) VoIP
5 3 (4.35%) PBX
6 2 (2.90%) ADSL
6 2 (2.90%) Broadband
6 2 (2.90%) DHCP
6 2 (2.90%) Wireless
6 2 (2.90%) DNS
7 1 (1.45%) VPN
7 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 17 (24.64%) Support Engineer
3 16 (23.19%) Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) IT Support
5 10 (14.49%) Service Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support
8 6 (8.70%) Administrator
8 6 (8.70%) Server Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Server Support Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) IT Administrator
10 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.80%) Server Support
11 3 (4.35%) Architect
11 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.35%) FMCG
2 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.90%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) DTV
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (79.71%) Windows
2 27 (39.13%) Windows XP
3 23 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Vista
8 4 (5.80%) UNIX
9 3 (4.35%) Linux
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.90%) Solaris
10 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.59%) ITIL
2 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (2.90%) TOGAF
3 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (1.45%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (1.45%) Time Management
3 1 (1.45%) ISMS
3 1 (1.45%) Network Management
3 1 (1.45%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (1.45%) Software Licensing
3 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.45%) Project Management
3 1 (1.45%) Service Management
3 1 (1.45%) Information Security Management
3 1 (1.45%) Security Management
3 1 (1.45%) Migration
3 1 (1.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (1.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (2.90%) MCSE
4 2 (2.90%) MCSA
4 2 (2.90%) MCDST
4 2 (2.90%) MCTS
4 2 (2.90%) MCITP
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.80%) vSphere
4 3 (4.35%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.90%) XenServer
6 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) SCCM
2 6 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) VMware
3 13 (18.84%) Cisco
4 10 (14.49%) Citrix
5 6 (8.70%) HP
6 3 (4.35%) EMC
7 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.90%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.90%) Dell
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
7 2 (2.90%) NetApp
7 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.90%) Symantec
8 1 (1.45%) Remedy
8 1 (1.45%) Websense
8 1 (1.45%) SAP