The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 18 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.14% 16.67% 10.71%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 100.00% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate
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£238 £160 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -28.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £152 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £172 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £267 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £23.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Active Directory
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 22.86% 16.67% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 7
Average daily rate £350 £160 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -28.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £152 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £172 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £23.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) Windows 7
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (44.74%) ITIL
5 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 16 (42.11%) Cisco
7 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
9 12 (31.58%) HP
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
10 11 (28.95%) Firewall
10 11 (28.95%) Wireless
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (28.95%) HP Storage
11 10 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (26.32%) Windows 8
11 10 (26.32%) Change Control
11 10 (26.32%) Citrix
12 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.68%) Blackberry
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (21.05%) VMware
13 8 (21.05%) SAN
14 7 (18.42%) CA
14 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
14 7 (18.42%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
1 16 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
1 11 (28.95%) Wireless
2 8 (21.05%) SAN
3 7 (18.42%) LAN
3 7 (18.42%) WAN
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) WebEx
5 2 (5.26%) FCoE
5 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.26%) VLAN
5 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) Intranet
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) VoIP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Analyst
2 17 (44.74%) Support Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Desktop Support
5 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (7.89%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) HP Storage
2 9 (23.68%) Blackberry
3 7 (18.42%) iPhone
3 7 (18.42%) iPad
4 3 (7.89%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (5.26%) EPoS
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Clustering
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) Windows 7
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (26.32%) Windows 8
7 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.26%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (5.26%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (26.32%) Change Control
3 7 (18.42%) Network Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) CAD
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.63%) Resilience Testing
6 1 (2.63%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
6 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
2 4 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) CCA
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.26%) MCITP
4 2 (5.26%) MCP
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) ARCserve
2 5 (13.16%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
3 2 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.26%) DameWare
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 10 (26.32%) Citrix
5 8 (21.05%) VMware
6 7 (18.42%) CA
7 3 (7.89%) Altiris
8 2 (5.26%) Google
8 2 (5.26%) LANDesk
8 2 (5.26%) MobileIron
8 2 (5.26%) Mapinfo
8 2 (5.26%) Symantec
8 2 (5.26%) Remedy
8 2 (5.26%) Sophos
8 2 (5.26%) Wyse
8 2 (5.26%) BMC
8 2 (5.26%) Adobe
9 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.63%) Exinda
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