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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.69% 13.24% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 81.82% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
Average daily rate
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£163 £230 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £160 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £296 £252 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.46% -8.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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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
12 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.69% 16.18% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 8
Average daily rate £163 £235 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £165 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £241 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -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 27 January 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 27 January 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
4 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) MS Office
8 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Citrix
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (11.54%) HP
10 3 (11.54%) DNS
10 3 (11.54%) SLA
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
10 3 (11.54%) LAN
10 3 (11.54%) WAN
10 3 (11.54%) Firewall
10 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (11.54%) MCTS
10 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Support Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (26.92%) Desktop Support
4 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Security Administrator
9 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) Test Management
4 1 (3.85%) Logistics
4 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) MCTS
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Altiris
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
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