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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 105 25 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 41.50% 22.32% 25.31%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% 86.21% 71.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 15 36
Median daily rate £325 £340 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £451 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
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 £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
120 29 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 47.43% 25.89% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 17 51
Median daily rate £320 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -1 102 £325 -4.41% 1
Renfrew - 1 £213 -
Active Directory
Scotland

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 171 (75.33%) Windows
2 159 (70.04%) Microsoft
3 138 (60.79%) Security Cleared
4 124 (54.63%) Windows Server
5 114 (50.22%) SC Cleared
6 112 (49.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 108 (47.58%) PowerShell
8 105 (46.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 99 (43.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 81 (35.68%) SQL Server
11 80 (35.24%) SQL
11 80 (35.24%) DNS
12 76 (33.48%) Citrix
13 71 (31.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 70 (30.84%) MCSE
14 70 (30.84%) Office 365
15 68 (29.96%) HP
16 60 (26.43%) MS Excel
16 60 (26.43%) VMware
17 57 (25.11%) SharePoint
18 56 (24.67%) MS Exchange
19 55 (24.23%) Migration
20 52 (22.91%) Degree
21 49 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2013
22 48 (21.15%) Computer Science
22 48 (21.15%) OpenStack
22 48 (21.15%) ITIL
23 47 (20.70%) DHCP
23 47 (20.70%) Exchange Server 2010
24 44 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure

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 57 (25.11%) SharePoint
2 56 (24.67%) MS Exchange
3 49 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (21.15%) OpenStack
5 47 (20.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (16.30%) Skype for Business
7 34 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 25 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (7.05%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (3.52%) IIS
11 4 (1.76%) Apache
11 4 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.32%) lighttpd
12 3 (1.32%) nginx
13 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 60 (26.43%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.93%) MS Office
3 3 (1.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 70 (30.84%) Office 365
2 13 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 80 (35.24%) DNS
2 47 (20.70%) DHCP
3 37 (16.30%) SAN
4 32 (14.10%) Skype
5 27 (11.89%) Kerberos
6 26 (11.45%) Firewall
7 19 (8.37%) LDAP
8 15 (6.61%) X.500
9 13 (5.73%) SNMP
10 12 (5.29%) SSL
11 10 (4.41%) NAS
11 10 (4.41%) TCP/IP
12 9 (3.96%) HTTP
12 9 (3.96%) Internet
12 9 (3.96%) SMTP
13 7 (3.08%) Intranet
13 7 (3.08%) VPN
14 6 (2.64%) IPsec
15 5 (2.20%) HTTPS
15 5 (2.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (35.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.41%) MySQL
3 10 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (4.41%) HP UFT
1 10 (4.41%) TestDirector
1 10 (4.41%) WinRunner
2 9 (3.96%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.44%) MSI
General
1 3 (1.32%) Finance
2 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (13.22%) Active Directory Engineer
2 18 (7.93%) Analyst
2 18 (7.93%) Test Analyst
3 17 (7.49%) Wintel Engineer
4 15 (6.61%) Messaging Specialist
5 12 (5.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (5.29%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 10 (4.41%) Lync Specialist
7 9 (3.96%) Consultant
7 9 (3.96%) Mobility Engineer
7 9 (3.96%) Office 365 Specialist
8 8 (3.52%) Messaging Engineer
8 8 (3.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 7 (3.08%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (3.08%) Wintel Specialist
10 6 (2.64%) Mobility Specialist
10 6 (2.64%) Tester
11 5 (2.20%) Developer
11 5 (2.20%) Test Manager
11 5 (2.20%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.52%) Middleware
2 7 (3.08%) .NET
2 7 (3.08%) ASP.NET
2 7 (3.08%) HTML
2 7 (3.08%) XML
3 5 (2.20%) CSS
4 4 (1.76%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.32%) Django
5 3 (1.32%) LAMP
5 3 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.32%) Laravel
5 3 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 33 (14.54%) Clustering
3 31 (13.66%) PKI
4 24 (10.57%) Data Centre
5 22 (9.69%) Replication
6 16 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.96%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.96%) PDA
8 8 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.64%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.64%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.20%) CESG
11 4 (1.76%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.44%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 171 (75.33%) Windows
2 124 (54.63%) Windows Server
3 105 (46.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (43.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (31.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (13.22%) Windows XP
7 29 (12.78%) Windows 7
8 19 (8.37%) Linux
9 17 (7.49%) AIX
10 14 (6.17%) Android
10 14 (6.17%) Apple iOS
10 14 (6.17%) Windows 10
11 7 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (3.08%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.76%) Debian
12 4 (1.76%) Solaris
12 4 (1.76%) SUSE
12 4 (1.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.23%) Migration
2 48 (21.15%) ITIL
3 37 (16.30%) Load Balancing
4 24 (10.57%) Change Management
5 23 (10.13%) Software Testing
6 21 (9.25%) Application Packaging
7 19 (8.37%) Test Scripting
8 18 (7.93%) Virtual Environments
9 15 (6.61%) Smoke Testing
10 14 (6.17%) Server Building
11 12 (5.29%) High Availability
12 11 (4.85%) Server Virtualisation
13 10 (4.41%) Software Distribution
13 10 (4.41%) Test Automation
14 8 (3.52%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.52%) Software Delivery
15 7 (3.08%) Change Control
16 6 (2.64%) Content Management
16 6 (2.64%) Project Management
16 6 (2.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (47.58%) PowerShell
2 80 (35.24%) SQL
3 22 (9.69%) VBScript
4 10 (4.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.41%) Python
5 6 (2.64%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.20%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.20%) Jython
6 5 (2.20%) Perl
6 5 (2.20%) PHP
7 4 (1.76%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 138 (60.79%) Security Cleared
2 114 (50.22%) SC Cleared
3 112 (49.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 70 (30.84%) MCSE
5 52 (22.91%) Degree
6 43 (18.94%) MCTS
7 34 (14.98%) MCSA
8 26 (11.45%) MCITP
9 24 (10.57%) MCP
10 21 (9.25%) ISTQB
11 12 (5.29%) DV Cleared
12 8 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (2.64%) CISSP
15 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) JSP 440
System Software
1 44 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (18.06%) Hyper-V
3 18 (7.93%) XenApp
4 17 (7.49%) Terminal Services
5 15 (6.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (4.85%) DFS Replication
7 9 (3.96%) VMware ESX
8 8 (3.52%) Firmware
8 8 (3.52%) vSphere
9 5 (2.20%) Brightmail
9 5 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.44%) UAG
11 1 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (9.25%) Netcool
2 17 (7.49%) McAfee ePO
3 16 (7.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (6.17%) SCCM
5 13 (5.73%) AirWatch
5 13 (5.73%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (3.96%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (3.52%) PowerCLI
8 6 (2.64%) SCOM
8 6 (2.64%) SCVMM
9 5 (2.20%) BladeLogic
9 5 (2.20%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (2.20%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (2.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 5 (2.20%) Puppet
9 5 (2.20%) SCOrch
9 5 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (2.20%) WSUS
10 4 (1.76%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 159 (70.04%) Microsoft
2 76 (33.48%) Citrix
3 68 (29.96%) HP
4 60 (26.43%) VMware
5 22 (9.69%) Veritas
6 21 (9.25%) IronPort
7 18 (7.93%) AppSense
7 18 (7.93%) Intel Security
8 11 (4.85%) CA
9 9 (3.96%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.52%) Oracle
11 7 (3.08%) Apple
11 7 (3.08%) Symantec
12 5 (2.20%) arcserve
12 5 (2.20%) BMC
12 5 (2.20%) Dell
12 5 (2.20%) Lumension
12 5 (2.20%) Samsung
13 4 (1.76%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.76%) Brocade
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago