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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.48% 15.32% 10.24%
As % of the System Software category 84.62% 89.47% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £105 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £202 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £381 £232
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Median hourly rate £11.66 £13.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.18% -19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £13.18 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £25.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
13 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.38% 17.12% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £105 £264 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.18% +17.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £226 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £450 £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Median hourly rate £11.66 £23.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.37% +23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £28.50 £22.20
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 Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 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 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 11 (52.38%) ITIL
4 10 (47.62%) MS Office
5 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) MCSE
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
10 4 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (14.29%) Symantec
12 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (9.52%) VMware
12 2 (9.52%) ITSM
12 2 (9.52%) Service Management
12 2 (9.52%) VoIP
12 2 (9.52%) DNS
12 2 (9.52%) Apple
12 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
12 2 (9.52%) Altiris
12 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
12 2 (9.52%) SCCM
12 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
12 2 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (9.52%) Data Centre

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support
3 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
2 2 (9.52%) ITSM
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (9.52%) Altiris
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.76%) Lotus
4 1 (4.76%) Virgin Media