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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 27 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 28 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.47% 4.99% 9.79%
As % of the System Software category 36.84% 60.98% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Median daily rate £469 £263 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £148 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £14.85 £15.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
76 41 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.84% 8.18% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 22
Median daily rate £425 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £205 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £41.80 £15.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 23 £525 +100.00% 7
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 43 (70.49%) Windows
2 27 (44.26%) Office 365
3 26 (42.62%) SCCM
4 21 (34.43%) Linux
4 21 (34.43%) WAN
5 20 (32.79%) LAN
5 20 (32.79%) Cisco
5 20 (32.79%) Wireless
6 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (31.15%) DevOps
7 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 18 (29.51%) Puppet
7 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
7 18 (29.51%) VPN
8 16 (26.23%) Mac OS X
9 15 (24.59%) CISSP
9 15 (24.59%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (24.59%) Ansible
10 14 (22.95%) Palo Alto
10 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (22.95%) Google
10 14 (22.95%) ITIL
11 13 (21.31%) Mule
12 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
13 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (14.75%) Firewall
14 9 (14.75%) VMware
15 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
15 8 (13.11%) Windows XP

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 13 (21.31%) Mule
2 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (44.26%) Office 365
2 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) WAN
2 20 (32.79%) LAN
2 20 (32.79%) Wireless
3 18 (29.51%) VPN
4 15 (24.59%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (14.75%) Firewall
6 5 (8.20%) Network Security
7 4 (6.56%) Skype
8 3 (4.92%) DHCP
8 3 (4.92%) DNS
8 3 (4.92%) SAN
8 3 (4.92%) SSL
9 2 (3.28%) IPsec
9 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.64%) NAS
10 1 (1.64%) SMTP
10 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.92%) Power BI
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) QlikView
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.64%) Maven
1 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Architect
2 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) IT Support
6 5 (8.20%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) AWS Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) CSS
1 3 (4.92%) CSS3
1 3 (4.92%) HTML
1 3 (4.92%) HTML5
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) FMCG
3 3 (4.92%) PKI
3 3 (4.92%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.28%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.64%) CESG
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (70.49%) Windows
2 21 (34.43%) Linux
3 16 (26.23%) Mac OS X
4 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
6 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.11%) Windows XP
7 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.92%) Unix
10 2 (3.28%) CentOS
11 1 (1.64%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) DevOps
2 14 (22.95%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
4 5 (8.20%) ERP
4 5 (8.20%) Migration
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL V3
5 4 (6.56%) ITSM
5 4 (6.56%) SIEM
5 4 (6.56%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (6.56%) Web Design
6 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.92%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (4.92%) Information Security
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.92%) OWASP
6 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (4.92%) Service Management
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) Java
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) CISSP
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.28%) CISMP
5 2 (3.28%) ISSAP
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) MCSA
5 2 (3.28%) MCSE
5 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) CCA
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) VCAP
6 1 (1.64%) VCDX
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) vSphere
1 4 (6.56%) XenApp
2 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.64%) pfSense
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (42.62%) SCCM
2 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (29.51%) Puppet
3 15 (24.59%) Ansible
4 3 (4.92%) EdgeSight
4 3 (4.92%) SCOM
5 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.64%) EnCase
6 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.64%) FTK
6 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.64%) QRadar
6 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Cisco
2 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.95%) Google
3 14 (22.95%) Palo Alto
4 9 (14.75%) VMware
5 8 (13.11%) Citrix
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle
7 2 (3.28%) IBM
7 2 (3.28%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.64%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.64%) Proofpoint
8 1 (1.64%) QNAP
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.64%) Remedy
8 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.64%) Symantec
8 1 (1.64%) Veeam
8 1 (1.64%) webMethods