The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 3.13% 9.09% 3.85%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+5.08% +1.72%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 3.13% 13.64% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of contract jobs across the St Albans 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 St Albans

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Bacula
3 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (80.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Bacula
1 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens