The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 15.28% 21.43% 11.11%
As % of the System Software category 73.33% 63.16% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 7
Median daily rate £220 £331 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.58% -1.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.44%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

System Software Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 38 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 20.83% 33.93% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 7
Median daily rate £400 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.93% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) vSphere
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Office 365
3 4 (28.57%) Android
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 3 (21.43%) Server Building
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Nortel
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) CommVault
6 1 (7.14%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
3 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) CommVault
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) Nortel
3 1 (7.14%) Siemens
3 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard