Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Active Directory Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 (AD) Specialist
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 182 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +205
Contract jobs requiring an Active Directory Specialist 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.021% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median daily rate - £363 -
England median daily rate £328 £384 £380
% change year-on-year -14.66% +0.99% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.03 £55.65 -
% change year-on-year -65.80% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,465 4,319 4,965
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.54% 95.72% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,576 2,468 2,852
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -1.90% +5.33%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £210
90th Percentile £575 £540 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 353 506
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.80 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -7.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.66 £11.01 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.25
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.68% - +12.12%

Active Directory Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Active Directory Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Specialist in the East of England

Active Directory Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory Specialist in the East of England

Active Directory Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory Specialist in the East of England

Active Directory Specialist
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Specialist within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -2 1 - -
Active Directory Specialist
England

Active Directory Specialist Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Active Directory Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Active Directory Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) X.500
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Active Directory Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) X.500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware