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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.64% 9.76% 6.67%
As % of the System Software category 48.78% 61.54% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £265 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £189 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £865 £365 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 4
Median hourly rate £38.50 £13.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.15% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £13.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.31 £13.00 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
41 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.81% 15.85% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 4
Median daily rate £464 £390 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.97% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £170 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £390 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 6
Median hourly rate £47.83 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.93% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £16.20 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.80 £27.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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 27 July 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 27 July 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 25 (80.65%) Windows
3 20 (64.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
4 17 (54.84%) LAN
4 17 (54.84%) WAN
4 17 (54.84%) DNS
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
6 10 (32.26%) Firewall
6 10 (32.26%) MPLS
7 9 (29.03%) OSPF
7 9 (29.03%) RIP
7 9 (29.03%) BGP
7 9 (29.03%) L2TP
7 9 (29.03%) IPsec
7 9 (29.03%) HSRP
8 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
8 8 (25.81%) DHCP
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco
9 7 (22.58%) SCCM
10 6 (19.35%) SCOM
10 6 (19.35%) F5
10 6 (19.35%) Network Architecture
10 6 (19.35%) Intel Security
10 6 (19.35%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) Symantec

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 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) DNS
1 17 (54.84%) LAN
1 17 (54.84%) WAN
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) MPLS
3 9 (29.03%) BGP
3 9 (29.03%) HSRP
3 9 (29.03%) IPsec
3 9 (29.03%) L2TP
3 9 (29.03%) OSPF
3 9 (29.03%) RIP
4 8 (25.81%) DHCP
5 5 (16.13%) SNMP
5 5 (16.13%) VoIP
6 3 (9.68%) SAN
6 3 (9.68%) Wireless
7 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.45%) LDAP
7 2 (6.45%) PCoIP
7 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Integration Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Design Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Azure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Facilities Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
2 6 (19.35%) Network Architecture
2 6 (19.35%) Security Patching
2 6 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Network Design
5 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.23%) Data Privacy
7 1 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) Server Building
7 1 (3.23%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
2 4 (12.90%) XenServer
3 3 (9.68%) vSphere
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) NFS
4 2 (6.45%) Samba
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
3 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
3 5 (16.13%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (16.13%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) F5
4 6 (19.35%) Intel Security
4 6 (19.35%) Symantec
5 5 (16.13%) Acronis
5 5 (16.13%) Juniper
6 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.23%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) Sophos
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
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