Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Active Directory
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 5 26
Rank change year-on-year -12 +21 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 9.26% 18.88% 4.57%
As % of the System Software category 54.05% 77.08% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 0
Bath median daily rate £175 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
Somerset median daily rate £167 £240 £250
% change year-on-year -30.42% -4.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 8
Bath median hourly rate - £15.88 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.51% -43.96%
Somerset median hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +21.15% -25.71%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 37 48 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 17.13% 24.49% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 0
Bath median daily rate £275 £312 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.72% - -
Somerset median daily rate £208 £312 £260
% change year-on-year -33.39% +19.81% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Bath median hourly rate - £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.00% -47.92%
Somerset median hourly rate £22.50 £15.88 £16.80
% change year-on-year +41.73% -5.51% -16.00%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Bath

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Active Directory in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Bath

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Bath over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Bath

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory in Bath.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (30.00%) Office 365
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Social Media
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) ITSM
6 4 (20.00%) DHCP
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.00%) Snow
8 2 (10.00%) G Suite
8 2 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (10.00%) Asset Management

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Support
2 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Social Media
2 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) ITSM
1 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) Shibboleth
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 2 (10.00%) Snow
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam