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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Somerset
Rank 23 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 15 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.36% 5.46% 4.95%
As % of the System Software category 51.72% 88.89% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £273 £430 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.62% +63.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £186 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £15.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £16.80 £27.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +3.57%

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
29 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 12.29% 6.14% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 7
Median daily rate £350 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £495 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £15.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £16.80 £27.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Bath +3 9 £273 +202.77%
Taunton -3 3 £218 -51.66% 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £90 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
5 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.63%) Nagios
7 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
7 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
7 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
8 4 (12.50%) Office 365
8 4 (12.50%) Finance
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) MS Office
9 3 (9.38%) SAP
9 3 (9.38%) Electronics
9 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
9 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (9.38%) Marketing
9 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing

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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) Fredhopper
2 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) Informix
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 11 (34.38%) 2nd Line Support
1 11 (34.38%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) IT Support
3 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Support
4 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Ajax
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) EJB
1 1 (3.13%) Flash
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) JMS
1 1 (3.13%) JSP
1 1 (3.13%) WSDL
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) iPhone
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Android
5 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Unix
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
2 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.13%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (3.13%) DSDM
3 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.13%) Scrum
3 1 (3.13%) SOA
3 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) MCITP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Apple
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) ATG
5 1 (3.13%) BEA
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Veeam
5 1 (3.13%) VeriFone
5 1 (3.13%) WorldPay
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