The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland / Scottish Borders
Rank - 3 2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 14.29% 28.57%
As % of the System Software category - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £105 £118
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £302 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%

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

System Software Category
Scottish Borders
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 16.67% 14.29% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £310 £105 £118
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.23% -10.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 the Scottish Borders

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

Active Directory
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Scottish Borders region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft