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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.09% 17.12% 12.71%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 79.17% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £140 £278 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.72% +38.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £235 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £480 £232
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +53.33%
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
12 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.12% 21.62% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Median daily rate £174 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £450 £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

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 26 July 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
4 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
5 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (40.91%) MS Office
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (36.36%) MCSE
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
8 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
10 5 (22.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (18.18%) Symantec
11 4 (18.18%) DNS
11 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
12 3 (13.64%) SCCM
12 3 (13.64%) Altiris
12 3 (13.64%) Cisco
12 3 (13.64%) Citrix
12 3 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (13.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (9.09%) Office 365
13 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
13 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
13 2 (9.09%) Apple
13 2 (9.09%) SLA

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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (31.82%) Desktop Support
2 7 (31.82%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) MCSE
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Symantec
3 3 (13.64%) Altiris
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.55%) Lotus
5 1 (4.55%) Virgin Media
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
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