The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 22 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.74% 10.78% 13.13%
As % of the System Software category 95.65% 73.33% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £135 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £107 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £163 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Median hourly rate £44.42 £13.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+241.65% -39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £12.75 £21.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £32.25 £27.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -
Active Directory
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 18.55% 14.71% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £531 £135 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+293.51% -55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £100 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £170 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 8
Median hourly rate £38.50 £31.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +46.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £12.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £32.85 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (51.85%) LAN
3 14 (51.85%) WAN
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 13 (48.15%) DNS
5 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
6 9 (33.33%) Firewall
7 7 (25.93%) IPsec
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) OSPF
7 7 (25.93%) BGP
7 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.93%) L2TP
7 7 (25.93%) RIP
7 7 (25.93%) HSRP
8 6 (22.22%) DHCP
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) Citrix
9 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
9 5 (18.52%) F5
9 5 (18.52%) Security Patching
10 4 (14.81%) Office 365

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) LAN
1 14 (51.85%) WAN
2 13 (48.15%) DNS
3 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (25.93%) BGP
4 7 (25.93%) HSRP
4 7 (25.93%) IPsec
4 7 (25.93%) L2TP
4 7 (25.93%) MPLS
4 7 (25.93%) OSPF
4 7 (25.93%) RIP
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (14.81%) SNMP
6 4 (14.81%) VoIP
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (7.41%) Kerberos
8 2 (7.41%) SAN
9 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.70%) Network Security
9 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Yeoman
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Azure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Facilities Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Support
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) LAMP
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Debian
4 2 (7.41%) Fedora
4 2 (7.41%) SUSE
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows NT
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
2 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Security Patching
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Data Privacy
6 1 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Server Building
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCAD
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSD
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
2 4 (14.81%) XenServer
3 2 (7.41%) Samba
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
1 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
1 4 (14.81%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (14.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) F5
3 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
4 4 (14.81%) Acronis
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
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