The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 17 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.91% 8.47% 5.38%
As % of the System Software category 89.47% 81.08% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 16
Median daily rate £263 £194 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -32.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £138 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £255 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.19 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.11% +83.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.80 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £36.40 £12.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -1.06%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 37 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.72% 10.45% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 62
Median daily rate £250 £251 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% -28.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £154 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £419 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.19 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.11% +124.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Taunton +25 6 £250 +81.81%
Bath -5 6 £263 +35.48% 3
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 19 (51.35%) Windows 7
3 19 (51.35%) VMware
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.92%) Firewall
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (13.51%) Office 365
9 4 (10.81%) Linux
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco
10 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
10 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
10 3 (8.11%) Nagios
10 3 (8.11%) SAN
10 3 (8.11%) SCCM
11 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (5.41%) Change Control
11 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
11 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
11 2 (5.41%) Symantec
11 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
11 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (5.41%) CommVault

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) DSL
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Electronics
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Support Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.41%) Statistics
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 19 (51.35%) Windows 7
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.81%) Linux
8 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) Android
9 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.70%) Unix
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.41%) Change Control
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.70%) Server Building
4 1 (2.70%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCITP
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Nagios
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) CommVault
4 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Sophos
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