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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 41 21
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 141 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.39% 3.89% 7.08%
As % of the System Software category 59.00% 29.81% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 11 18
Median daily rate £260 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £215 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 5 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £14.10 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £29.70 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
239 104 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.70% 13.05% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 57 25
Median daily rate £260 £350 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £635 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 15 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.17% +148.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £13.65 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.95 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +31 136 £256 -6.81% 10
Sunderland -1 2 - -
North Tyneside - 1 £338 -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 328 (90.36%) Windows
2 268 (73.83%) Microsoft
3 230 (63.36%) DNS
4 228 (62.81%) DHCP
5 209 (57.58%) Security Cleared
6 205 (56.47%) Windows Server
7 195 (53.72%) VMware
8 188 (51.79%) SC Cleared
8 188 (51.79%) Citrix
9 142 (39.12%) ITIL
10 131 (36.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 129 (35.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 128 (35.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 127 (34.99%) XenApp
14 115 (31.68%) AppSense
15 110 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 110 (30.30%) SQL
16 101 (27.82%) Degree
17 98 (27.00%) Computer Science
17 98 (27.00%) HP
18 89 (24.52%) XenServer
19 87 (23.97%) XenDesktop
20 85 (23.42%) SQL Server
21 84 (23.14%) Microsoft Certification
22 83 (22.87%) SCCM
23 81 (22.31%) PowerShell
24 80 (22.04%) MS Exchange
25 79 (21.76%) Software Delivery
25 79 (21.76%) BPSS Clearance
26 75 (20.66%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 80 (22.04%) MS Exchange
2 72 (19.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (17.08%) Skype for Business
4 54 (14.88%) IIS
5 43 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (9.64%) SharePoint
7 22 (6.06%) Office Communications Server
8 21 (5.79%) Apache
8 21 (5.79%) IBM Notes
9 20 (5.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (5.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (4.41%) OpenStack
12 12 (3.31%) JBoss
13 11 (3.03%) WebLogic
14 9 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
18 3 (0.83%) CICS
18 3 (0.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 75 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 36 (9.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.83%) MS Project
3 3 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.02%) Office 365
2 7 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 230 (63.36%) DNS
2 228 (62.81%) DHCP
3 50 (13.77%) Firewall
4 25 (6.89%) Skype
5 22 (6.06%) SMS
6 21 (5.79%) 3G
6 21 (5.79%) Internet
6 21 (5.79%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (5.51%) Intranet
8 12 (3.31%) SAN
8 12 (3.31%) SSH
9 11 (3.03%) LDAP
10 8 (2.20%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (2.20%) VPN
11 6 (1.65%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.65%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.10%) Network Security
12 4 (1.10%) SSL
12 4 (1.10%) VoIP
13 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.75%) RDBMS
6 10 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.93%) MySQL
8 3 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.83%) DB2
9 1 (0.28%) ObjectStore
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (11.29%) MSI
2 3 (0.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.83%) JIRA
3 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.28%) NMock
4 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.28%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.28%) WiX
General
1 14 (3.86%) Finance
2 10 (2.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (0.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.28%) Banking
4 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 86 (23.69%) Support Engineer
2 32 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
2 32 (8.82%) Desktop Support
3 28 (7.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 28 (7.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 25 (6.89%) Wintel Engineer
5 23 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 21 (5.79%) Wintel Support
7 20 (5.51%) Messaging Support
8 16 (4.41%) Server Support
9 15 (4.13%) Active Directory Engineer
10 14 (3.86%) Consultant
11 13 (3.58%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 12 (3.31%) Analyst
12 12 (3.31%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 12 (3.31%) Messaging Engineer
12 12 (3.31%) Security Engineer
13 11 (3.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 11 (3.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.79%) Middleware
2 3 (0.83%) Software Packaging
2 3 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.55%) .NET
3 2 (0.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.55%) ISPF
3 2 (0.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.28%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.28%) JSON
4 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (27.00%) Computer Science
2 50 (13.77%) Management Information System
3 32 (8.82%) Clustering
4 28 (7.71%) Data Centre
5 21 (5.79%) Fat Client
5 21 (5.79%) Thin Client
6 13 (3.58%) PKI
6 13 (3.58%) Visualisation
7 12 (3.31%) Blackberry
8 11 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (2.75%) CMDB
10 9 (2.48%) Replication
11 7 (1.93%) CESG
11 7 (1.93%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.38%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (1.10%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.83%) AS400
14 3 (0.83%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 328 (90.36%) Windows
2 205 (56.47%) Windows Server
3 131 (36.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 128 (35.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (16.80%) Windows 7
6 43 (11.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (6.34%) Android
7 23 (6.34%) Apple iOS
7 23 (6.34%) Linux
8 22 (6.06%) Unix
8 22 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 15 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.03%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.03%) Windows Phone
11 8 (2.20%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.10%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.83%) AIX
14 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.55%) zOS
15 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (39.12%) ITIL
2 79 (21.76%) Software Delivery
3 53 (14.60%) Service Delivery
4 51 (14.05%) Project Management
5 47 (12.95%) Incident Management
6 37 (10.19%) Business Continuity
7 34 (9.37%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 30 (8.26%) Content Management
9 27 (7.44%) Migration
9 27 (7.44%) Problem Management
10 25 (6.89%) High Availability
11 24 (6.61%) Application Packaging
12 23 (6.34%) Escalation Management
13 22 (6.06%) Configuration Management
14 20 (5.51%) ITIL V3
15 19 (5.23%) Change Control
15 19 (5.23%) Load Balancing
15 19 (5.23%) Software Distribution
16 18 (4.96%) Mentoring
17 17 (4.68%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 110 (30.30%) SQL
2 81 (22.31%) PowerShell
3 37 (10.19%) VBScript
4 35 (9.64%) T-SQL
5 24 (6.61%) VB
6 12 (3.31%) Perl
6 12 (3.31%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.20%) Korn
8 4 (1.10%) Java
9 2 (0.55%) C#
9 2 (0.55%) COBOL
9 2 (0.55%) JCL
10 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) C
10 1 (0.28%) Python
10 1 (0.28%) Ruby
10 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 209 (57.58%) Security Cleared
2 188 (51.79%) SC Cleared
3 101 (27.82%) Degree
4 84 (23.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 79 (21.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 37 (10.19%) MCSE
7 10 (2.75%) MCP
8 9 (2.48%) MCITP
8 9 (2.48%) MCTS
9 7 (1.93%) MCSA
10 6 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.38%) CISSP
12 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.28%) CCNA
13 1 (0.28%) CCNP
13 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.28%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (20.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 24 (6.61%) SLA
3 5 (1.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 129 (35.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 127 (34.99%) XenApp
3 110 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (24.52%) XenServer
5 87 (23.97%) XenDesktop
6 55 (15.15%) Hyper-V
7 25 (6.89%) Terminal Services
8 22 (6.06%) vSphere
9 10 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (2.20%) DFS Replication
10 8 (2.20%) NFS
11 7 (1.93%) Brightmail
12 3 (0.83%) Docker
13 2 (0.55%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.28%) Firmware
14 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 83 (22.87%) SCCM
2 59 (16.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 39 (10.74%) XenMobile
4 32 (8.82%) EdgeSight
4 32 (8.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 32 (8.82%) SafeCom
5 31 (8.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 21 (5.79%) OpenView
6 21 (5.79%) Perfmon
7 15 (4.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 14 (3.86%) HP SIM
9 8 (2.20%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.10%) SAP Afaria
11 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.83%) Puppet
12 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.55%) Tivoli NetView
13 1 (0.28%) SCOM
13 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 268 (73.83%) Microsoft
2 195 (53.72%) VMware
3 188 (51.79%) Citrix
4 115 (31.68%) AppSense
5 98 (27.00%) HP
6 53 (14.60%) ThinPrint
7 44 (12.12%) Oracle
8 42 (11.57%) SAP
9 21 (5.79%) Lotus
10 18 (4.96%) Intel Security
10 18 (4.96%) Red Hat
10 18 (4.96%) Symantec
11 14 (3.86%) Lumension
12 12 (3.31%) Trend Micro
13 11 (3.03%) Apple
14 8 (2.20%) Siemens
15 7 (1.93%) IronPort
16 5 (1.38%) IBM
16 5 (1.38%) Samsung
17 4 (1.10%) Cisco
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