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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 13 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.29% 4.73% 3.27%
As % of the System Software category 32.50% 39.06% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 0
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£265 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £263 £270
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -23.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
40 64 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.05% 12.10% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 47 4
Average daily rate £339 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.68 £14.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% -23.28%
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 28 April 2015.

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
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 28 April 2015. 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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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 -1 12 £275 +12.24% 3
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) ITIL
4 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
5 17 (48.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 9 (25.71%) HP
10 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (22.86%) SAN
11 8 (22.86%) UNIX
11 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
12 7 (20.00%) Solaris
12 7 (20.00%) DNS
12 7 (20.00%) Clustering
12 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
13 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
13 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
13 6 (17.14%) DHCP
13 6 (17.14%) Service Management
13 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
13 6 (17.14%) Change Management
14 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
14 5 (14.29%) CA

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
3 6 (17.14%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) SSH
5 1 (2.86%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Problem Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Report Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Deployment Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) UNIX
4 7 (20.00%) Solaris
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.14%) Service Management
3 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 5 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Korn
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) CA
5 1 (2.86%) Lotus
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Wyse
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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