Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 64 54 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 11.55% 9.94% 12.36%
As % of the System Software category 52.46% 63.53% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 31 24
Derbyshire median daily rate £250 £410 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.02% -2.02% +18.70%
10th Percentile £93 £122 £245
90th Percentile £407 £500 £535
East Midlands median daily rate £295 £355 £300
% change year-on-year -16.90% +18.33% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 17
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £11.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.22% -6.25% -21.31%
10th Percentile £12.35 £10.54 £10.63
90th Percentile £15.65 £13.01 £15.45
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -3.85%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 122 85 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 22.02% 15.65% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 53 36
Derbyshire median daily rate £320 £380 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -7.32% +25.19%
10th Percentile £123 £227 £313
90th Percentile £438 £500 £529
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £395 £325
% change year-on-year -17.09% +21.54% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 17
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £11.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.22% -6.25% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.35 £10.54 £10.63
90th Percentile £15.65 £13.01 £15.45
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -5.66%

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -2 49 £300 -26.74% 8
Chesterfield +7 12 £95 -70.77% 1
Belper 0 1 - -
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (62.50%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 21 (32.81%) DNS
4 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (23.44%) DHCP
6 14 (21.88%) Manufacturing
7 12 (18.75%) Office 365
8 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (17.19%) TOGAF
8 11 (17.19%) SCCM
8 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
8 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
8 11 (17.19%) Windows 7
8 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (17.19%) ITIL
9 10 (15.63%) Oracle
9 10 (15.63%) RDBMS
9 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
9 10 (15.63%) Process Improvement
9 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (12.50%) Windows 10
10 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (12.50%) Degree
10 8 (12.50%) Citrix
10 8 (12.50%) SQL
10 8 (12.50%) MCSE
10 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
11 7 (10.94%) 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 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.75%) Office 365
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.69%) IaaS
4 3 (4.69%) PaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.56%) G Suite
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) DNS
2 15 (23.44%) DHCP
3 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (9.38%) CTI
4 6 (9.38%) Skype
5 5 (7.81%) 3G
6 4 (6.25%) VLAN
7 3 (4.69%) Firewall
7 3 (4.69%) LAN
7 3 (4.69%) MPLS
7 3 (4.69%) SAN
7 3 (4.69%) WAN
8 2 (3.13%) VPN
9 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.56%) Data Lake
General
1 14 (21.88%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Electronics
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) IT Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Business Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Business IT Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) IT Business Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 7 (10.94%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Desktop Support
6 6 (9.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (62.50%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Windows 7
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
6 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) ITIL
1 11 (17.19%) TOGAF
2 10 (15.63%) Process Improvement
3 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (10.94%) Server Building
4 6 (9.38%) PLM
4 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.81%) Break/Fix
6 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.25%) Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.69%) ITSM
7 3 (4.69%) Patch Management
8 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (3.13%) Privileged Access Management
8 2 (3.13%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (3.13%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.13%) VBScript
4 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
1 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 8 (12.50%) MCSE
4 5 (7.81%) MCSA
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.69%) CCNA
6 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.56%) CCSP
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle
3 8 (12.50%) Citrix
4 7 (10.94%) Dell
4 7 (10.94%) Siemens
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco
6 5 (7.81%) Bomgar
7 4 (6.25%) HP
7 4 (6.25%) NetApp
7 4 (6.25%) SAP
7 4 (6.25%) VMware
8 2 (3.13%) Lotus
8 2 (3.13%) McAfee
8 2 (3.13%) Xerox
9 1 (1.56%) Adobe
9 1 (1.56%) Google
9 1 (1.56%) Intel
9 1 (1.56%) Remedy
9 1 (1.56%) Splunk
9 1 (1.56%) Symantec