The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Peterborough region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 13.22% 9.77% 7.32%
As % of the System Software category 94.12% 94.44% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
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£200 £236 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +15.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.05% 10.34% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate £213 £236 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +15.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
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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
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 30 July 2014, 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 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) MS Exchange
3 30 (69.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (58.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (51.16%) Windows 7
8 20 (46.51%) Cisco
8 20 (46.51%) Firewall
9 19 (44.19%) HP
10 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
10 18 (41.86%) ITIL
10 18 (41.86%) Hyper-V
11 16 (37.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
11 16 (37.21%) Migration
12 14 (32.56%) Wireless
12 14 (32.56%) VMware
13 12 (27.91%) LAN
13 12 (27.91%) WAN
14 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
14 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (20.93%) SCCM
15 9 (20.93%) Windows XP
16 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
16 8 (18.60%) Change Control
17 7 (16.28%) MCSE
17 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
18 6 (13.95%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 32 (74.42%) MS Exchange
2 30 (69.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (58.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
5 5 (11.63%) JOnAS
5 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.65%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 14 (32.56%) Wireless
3 12 (27.91%) LAN
3 12 (27.91%) WAN
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (13.95%) SAN
6 5 (11.63%) VLAN
7 4 (9.30%) DNS
7 4 (9.30%) DHCP
8 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.65%) VoIP
8 2 (4.65%) NAS
9 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.33%) Intranet
9 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (37.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Support Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Project Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Support
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Administrator
9 2 (4.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (51.16%) Windows 7
5 9 (20.93%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.65%) UNIX
8 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 16 (37.21%) Migration
3 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (18.60%) Change Control
4 4 (9.30%) Network Management
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Logistics
6 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) MCSE
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCITP
3 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Hyper-V
2 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) UAG
3 5 (11.63%) vSphere
4 3 (6.98%) XenApp
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) SCOM
3 4 (9.30%) ARCserve
4 2 (4.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Cisco
2 19 (44.19%) HP
3 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) VMware
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix
6 4 (9.30%) CA
6 4 (9.30%) Altiris
7 3 (6.98%) Symantec
8 2 (4.65%) Mercator
8 2 (4.65%) IBM
8 2 (4.65%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Exinda
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) EMC
9 1 (2.33%) Adobe
9 1 (2.33%) McAfee
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