The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 28 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 14 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 29 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 10.25% 8.25% 15.70%
As % of the System Software category 43.28% 56.67% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 19
Median daily rate £200 £408 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.92% +0.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £242 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £512 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £324 £300
% change year-on-year -7.44% +8.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.20 £11.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.67 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.31% +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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 30 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 23.67% 14.56% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 21 47
Median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £213 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £490 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £11.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.57% -70.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Derbyshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Derbyshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Derbyshire

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Derbyshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -9 21 £245 -44.31% 4
Chesterfield +1 6 £95 -76.25%
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 41 (61.19%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
3 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
4 20 (29.85%) DNS
5 19 (28.36%) DHCP
5 19 (28.36%) SC Cleared
6 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
7 17 (25.37%) VMware
7 17 (25.37%) Windows Server
8 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (20.90%) HP
9 14 (20.90%) Cisco
9 14 (20.90%) MS Exchange
9 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (20.90%) ITIL
10 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
10 13 (19.40%) RDBMS
10 13 (19.40%) Citrix
10 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
11 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (17.91%) Migration
12 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
12 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (16.42%) Windows 7
13 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
13 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (14.93%) Windows 10
13 10 (14.93%) Oracle
14 9 (13.43%) TOGAF
14 9 (13.43%) Dell

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 14 (20.90%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (10.45%) IBM Notes
4 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
4 7 (10.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.46%) Office 365
3 3 (4.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.85%) DNS
2 19 (28.36%) DHCP
3 8 (11.94%) VPN
4 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (7.46%) Firewall
5 5 (7.46%) Kerberos
5 5 (7.46%) LDAP
6 4 (5.97%) CTI
6 4 (5.97%) VLAN
7 3 (4.48%) 3G
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (4.48%) LAN
7 3 (4.48%) MPLS
7 3 (4.48%) SAN
7 3 (4.48%) Wireless
7 3 (4.48%) WLAN
8 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) RDBMS
1 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) HDInsight
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Legal
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) Technical Leader
3 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) IT Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.97%) Active Directory Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) IT Support
6 4 (5.97%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
1 5 (7.46%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.46%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) PKI
4 4 (5.97%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.97%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (61.19%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) Windows Server
3 11 (16.42%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
4 10 (14.93%) Windows 10
5 8 (11.94%) Windows 8
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.45%) Apple iOS
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Unix
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) ITIL
2 12 (17.91%) Migration
3 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (13.43%) TOGAF
5 6 (8.96%) Information Assurance
5 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.46%) Identity Management
6 5 (7.46%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.48%) Application Packaging
8 3 (4.48%) Break/Fix
9 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.99%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.99%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 2 (2.99%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.99%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (2.99%) Workflow
10 1 (1.49%) Identity Access Management
10 1 (1.49%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (1.49%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.45%) VBScript
3 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.48%) SQL
5 1 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.36%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.45%) Degree
5 5 (7.46%) MCITP
6 4 (5.97%) MCSE
7 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.94%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.48%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (7.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) AirWatch
3 4 (5.97%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) MIIS
5 1 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco
3 14 (20.90%) HP
4 13 (19.40%) Citrix
5 10 (14.93%) Oracle
6 9 (13.43%) Dell
7 7 (10.45%) Lotus
8 6 (8.96%) McAfee
9 5 (7.46%) NetApp
9 5 (7.46%) Symantec
10 4 (5.97%) Bomgar
10 4 (5.97%) Intel
11 3 (4.48%) LANDesk
11 3 (4.48%) Siemens
11 3 (4.48%) Xerox
12 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
12 2 (2.99%) Remedy
13 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.49%) Splunk
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