The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 25 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 15.34% 16.38% 29.03%
As % of the System Software category 65.79% 65.52% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 43
Median daily rate £298 £403 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £311 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £459 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 29 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.31% 25.00% 40.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 61
Median daily rate £300 £330 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.97% -
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 Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -3 23 £310 -22.98% 4
Renfrew - 1 £213 -
Active Directory
Scotland

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

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

1 130 (78.79%) Windows
2 108 (65.45%) Microsoft
3 104 (63.03%) Security Cleared
4 94 (56.97%) Windows Server
5 83 (50.30%) SC Cleared
6 81 (49.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (46.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 75 (45.45%) PowerShell
9 71 (43.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 71 (43.03%) SQL
10 67 (40.61%) DNS
11 66 (40.00%) Citrix
12 65 (39.39%) SQL Server
13 59 (35.76%) VMware
14 54 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 46 (27.88%) HP
16 45 (27.27%) MCSE
17 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
17 44 (26.67%) MS Exchange
18 43 (26.06%) Office 365
19 42 (25.45%) ITIL
20 40 (24.24%) DHCP
20 40 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
21 37 (22.42%) Hyper-V
21 37 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2013
22 36 (21.82%) Migration
23 35 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
24 34 (20.61%) SharePoint
25 32 (19.39%) MCTS
26 31 (18.79%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 44 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 37 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 35 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (20.61%) SharePoint
5 31 (18.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (16.97%) OpenStack
7 25 (15.15%) Skype for Business
8 22 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (8.48%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (2.42%) Apache
10 4 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.82%) lighttpd
11 3 (1.82%) nginx
12 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 43 (26.06%) Office 365
2 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 67 (40.61%) DNS
2 40 (24.24%) DHCP
3 30 (18.18%) SAN
4 22 (13.33%) Kerberos
5 20 (12.12%) Skype
6 19 (11.52%) Firewall
7 16 (9.70%) LDAP
8 13 (7.88%) X.500
9 9 (5.45%) SMTP
10 7 (4.24%) SNMP
10 7 (4.24%) VPN
11 6 (3.64%) HTTP
11 6 (3.64%) SSL
12 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
13 4 (2.42%) FTP
13 4 (2.42%) LAN
13 4 (2.42%) NetScaler
13 4 (2.42%) SSH
13 4 (2.42%) WAN
14 3 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.06%) MySQL
3 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 15 (9.09%) WinRunner
2 13 (7.88%) TestDirector
3 3 (1.82%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.61%) MSI
Job Titles
1 23 (13.94%) Active Directory Engineer
2 16 (9.70%) Analyst
2 16 (9.70%) Test Analyst
3 14 (8.48%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (7.27%) Messaging Engineer
5 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 8 (4.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) Mobility Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) Wintel Specialist
8 6 (3.64%) Consultant
9 5 (3.03%) Administrator
9 5 (3.03%) Developer
9 5 (3.03%) Messaging Specialist
9 5 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.03%) Test Manager
9 5 (3.03%) Windows Specialist
10 4 (2.42%) Exchange Engineer
10 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 4 (2.42%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.24%) HTML
1 7 (4.24%) XML
2 5 (3.03%) CSS
2 5 (3.03%) Middleware
3 4 (2.42%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.82%) Django
4 3 (1.82%) LAMP
4 3 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (1.82%) Laravel
4 3 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.97%) PKI
2 27 (16.36%) Clustering
3 24 (14.55%) Computer Science
4 19 (11.52%) Replication
5 14 (8.48%) Data Centre
6 13 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (6.67%) PDA
8 6 (3.64%) Cryptography
8 6 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (3.64%) Private Cloud
9 5 (3.03%) CESG
10 4 (2.42%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (1.21%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.21%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.61%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 130 (78.79%) Windows
2 94 (56.97%) Windows Server
3 81 (49.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (43.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 18 (10.91%) Windows 7
8 15 (9.09%) AIX
9 10 (6.06%) Linux
10 7 (4.24%) Android
10 7 (4.24%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.24%) Windows Phone
11 5 (3.03%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.42%) Debian
12 4 (2.42%) SUSE
12 4 (2.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.45%) ITIL
2 36 (21.82%) Migration
3 26 (15.76%) Load Balancing
4 19 (11.52%) Change Management
5 18 (10.91%) Software Testing
5 18 (10.91%) Test Scripting
6 15 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 14 (8.48%) Smoke Testing
8 12 (7.27%) High Availability
9 11 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
10 10 (6.06%) Application Packaging
11 8 (4.85%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.64%) Conflict Management
12 6 (3.64%) Content Management
12 6 (3.64%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (3.64%) Prototyping
12 6 (3.64%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.03%) Server Building
14 4 (2.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 71 (43.03%) SQL
3 22 (13.33%) VBScript
4 7 (4.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.24%) Python
5 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.03%) Perl
6 5 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (1.21%) Jython
8 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 104 (63.03%) Security Cleared
2 83 (50.30%) SC Cleared
3 76 (46.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (27.27%) MCSE
5 32 (19.39%) MCTS
6 28 (16.97%) Degree
7 27 (16.36%) MCSA
8 23 (13.94%) MCITP
9 18 (10.91%) ISTQB
10 16 (9.70%) MCP
11 10 (6.06%) DV Cleared
12 8 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (3.64%) CISSP
14 3 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (22.42%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.91%) XenApp
4 17 (10.30%) Terminal Services
5 13 (7.88%) VMware ESX
6 10 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (4.85%) vSphere
8 7 (4.24%) DFS Replication
9 5 (3.03%) Brightmail
9 5 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.21%) Firmware
10 2 (1.21%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.61%) UAG
11 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 15 (9.09%) Netcool
2 13 (7.88%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (7.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (4.85%) SCCM
4 6 (3.64%) AirWatch
4 6 (3.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (3.64%) SCOM
4 6 (3.64%) SCVMM
5 5 (3.03%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (3.03%) WSUS
6 3 (1.82%) Cacti
6 3 (1.82%) Munin
6 3 (1.82%) Nagios
6 3 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.21%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.21%) OpenView
Vendors
1 108 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 66 (40.00%) Citrix
3 59 (35.76%) VMware
4 46 (27.88%) HP
5 20 (12.12%) IronPort
6 16 (9.70%) Intel Security
6 16 (9.70%) Veritas
7 13 (7.88%) AppSense
8 9 (5.45%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.85%) CA
9 8 (4.85%) Oracle
10 7 (4.24%) Apple
10 7 (4.24%) Symantec
11 5 (3.03%) arcserve
11 5 (3.03%) Lumension
11 5 (3.03%) Samsung
12 4 (2.42%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.42%) Brocade
13 3 (1.82%) Altiris
14 2 (1.21%) Dell
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