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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 44 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.49% 6.59% 6.93%
As % of the System Software category 77.19% 63.16% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 3
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£233 £188 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -46.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £287
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 13
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
57 19 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.00% 10.44% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 22
Average daily rate £320 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £173 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 13
Average hourly rate £22.25 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.54% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
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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 -8 34 £242 -10.27% 4
Sunderland 0 7 £225 +28.57%
Gateshead -2 2 - -
Prudhoe - - - -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
3 24 (36.92%) Windows XP
4 23 (35.38%) SQL
5 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
6 21 (32.31%) ITIL
7 20 (30.77%) DNS
8 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (26.15%) UNIX
10 16 (24.62%) Linux
11 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 13 (20.00%) Service Management
12 13 (20.00%) Clustering
12 13 (20.00%) Oracle
12 13 (20.00%) DV Cleared
13 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
13 12 (18.46%) Firewall
14 11 (16.92%) WebLogic
14 11 (16.92%) JBoss
14 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
15 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (15.38%) DHCP
15 10 (15.38%) VMware
16 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
16 9 (13.85%) LDAP
16 9 (13.85%) Perl
16 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL
16 9 (13.85%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 11 (16.92%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.08%) Apache
5 2 (3.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.31%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.77%) DNS
2 12 (18.46%) Firewall
3 10 (15.38%) DHCP
4 9 (13.85%) LDAP
4 9 (13.85%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (10.77%) SSH
6 4 (6.15%) LAN
6 4 (6.15%) WAN
6 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.08%) SAN
7 2 (3.08%) MPLS
7 2 (3.08%) DSL
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.08%) Finance
1 2 (3.08%) Military
2 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Support Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Desktop Support
3 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Support Specialist
3 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (10.77%) UNIX Support
4 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 4 (6.15%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Server Support
6 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) Java EE
2 1 (1.54%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Clustering
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.54%) CMDB
5 1 (1.54%) Celerra
5 1 (1.54%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) Windows XP
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (26.15%) UNIX
6 16 (24.62%) Linux
7 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.08%) VME
10 1 (1.54%) AIX
10 1 (1.54%) Solaris
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) ITIL
2 13 (20.00%) Service Management
3 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.15%) Change Management
5 3 (4.62%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.62%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.08%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.08%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.08%) BCP
6 2 (3.08%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.54%) Information Security
7 1 (1.54%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.54%) Information Security Management
7 1 (1.54%) Security Management
7 1 (1.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) Perl
2 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.77%) Korn
4 3 (4.62%) C
5 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.77%) NFS
3 2 (3.08%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.08%) vSphere
3 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) MIIS
2 7 (10.77%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (4.62%) OpenView
4 2 (3.08%) Netcool
4 2 (3.08%) WSUS
4 2 (3.08%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
3 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
4 11 (16.92%) JBoss
5 10 (15.38%) VMware
6 9 (13.85%) HP
7 7 (10.77%) Cisco
8 4 (6.15%) Citrix
9 3 (4.62%) CA
9 3 (4.62%) Lotus
10 2 (3.08%) NetApp
11 1 (1.54%) Veritas
11 1 (1.54%) Axway
11 1 (1.54%) Draytek
11 1 (1.54%) Informatica
11 1 (1.54%) EMC
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) Siebel
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Rate: £15 - £25 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
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Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago