The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 23 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 10.27% 8.55% 21.21%
As % of the System Software category 40.35% 55.56% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 15
Median daily rate £288 £440 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.65% +6.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £345 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

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

Contract System Software Skills
Derby
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 57 18 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 25.45% 15.38% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 16
Median daily rate £375 £358 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.89% -13.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £223 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £494 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby citing Active Directory as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Derby

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Derby

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Derby over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Derby

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Derby region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
4 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
5 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
6 15 (30.61%) Manufacturing
6 15 (30.61%) DHCP
6 15 (30.61%) DNS
7 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
8 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
8 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
9 12 (24.49%) ITIL
9 12 (24.49%) HP
10 11 (22.45%) Citrix
10 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (22.45%) Cisco
10 11 (22.45%) VMware
10 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
11 10 (20.41%) Migration
11 10 (20.41%) Oracle
11 10 (20.41%) Windows XP
12 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (18.37%) TOGAF
12 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (18.37%) Windows 10
13 8 (16.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) IBM Notes
4 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) DHCP
1 15 (30.61%) DNS
2 7 (14.29%) VPN
3 5 (10.20%) Kerberos
3 5 (10.20%) LDAP
4 3 (6.12%) 3G
4 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) Firewall
6 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.04%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) Skype
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
1 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) HDInsight
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (30.61%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Technical Leader
3 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Active Directory Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.12%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.08%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Server Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
1 5 (10.20%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
3 5 (10.20%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.12%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
4 10 (20.41%) Windows XP
5 9 (18.37%) Windows 10
6 7 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.24%) Apple iOS
7 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Migration
3 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (18.37%) TOGAF
4 6 (12.24%) Information Assurance
4 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.12%) Break/Fix
6 3 (6.12%) Identity Management
6 3 (6.12%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.04%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Service Management
8 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
1 6 (12.24%) VBScript
2 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) MCITP
5 3 (6.12%) MCSE
6 2 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.24%) XenDesktop
3 4 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (6.12%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (6.12%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 4 (8.16%) SCOM
3 3 (6.12%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.12%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.04%) MIIS
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) HP
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco
3 11 (22.45%) Citrix
3 11 (22.45%) VMware
4 10 (20.41%) Oracle
5 6 (12.24%) Dell
5 6 (12.24%) Lotus
5 6 (12.24%) McAfee
6 5 (10.20%) Symantec
7 3 (6.12%) Siemens
7 3 (6.12%) Xerox
8 2 (4.08%) PTC
8 2 (4.08%) Rackspace
8 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Splunk
Derby, Derbyshire
The One Group
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Posted: 4 days ago
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