The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 59 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 15 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.06% 6.30% 10.80%
As % of the System Software category 27.27% 53.19% 56.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 19
Average daily rate £304 £313 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% +27.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £399 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £9.50 £23.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.13% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £13.85 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.18 £32.65 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Active Directory
North East

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

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 47 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.55% 11.84% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 39
Average daily rate £400 £348 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +38.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £273 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £422 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £22.85 £21.82 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -3.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £15.63 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.44 £29.73 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -36 12 £295 -5.60% 6
Jarrow - 1 - -
South Shields - 1 - -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) DNS
4 14 (35.90%) ITIL
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
5 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (30.77%) DHCP
7 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 8 (20.51%) SQL
9 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
9 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 5 (12.82%) MS Office
11 5 (12.82%) HP
11 5 (12.82%) VMware
11 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (10.26%) Office 365
12 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
12 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
12 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
12 4 (10.26%) Clustering
12 4 (10.26%) Change Management
12 4 (10.26%) Firewall
12 4 (10.26%) Migration
12 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) CICS
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Office 365
3 3 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) DNS
2 12 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 3 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.56%) LAN
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.56%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) DB2
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.56%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Mainframe Operator
5 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) ISPF
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) SAML
2 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) AS400
2 3 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.56%) PDA
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.69%) zOS
8 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.56%) AIX
9 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.56%) Linux
9 1 (2.56%) MVS
9 1 (2.56%) Unix
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Change Management
2 4 (10.26%) Migration
3 3 (7.69%) Server Building
4 2 (5.13%) Change Control
4 2 (5.13%) High Availability
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.13%) Security Patching
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.13%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) JCL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) COBOL
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (5.13%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
6 1 (2.56%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.69%) Netcool
2 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Daisy Group
Rate: £350 p/d contract
Posted: 14 days ago