Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Active Directory Specialist was £408 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 191 209
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Active Directory Specialist 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.043% 0.058% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.060% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
East of England median daily rate £408 £269 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.63% -34.85% -
10th Percentile £362 £234 £406
90th Percentile £447 £293 £419
England median daily rate £415 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +3.75% -2.44% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.65 - -

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

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4430 4963 5640
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 94.22% 96.11% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2629 2891 3282
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £205 £205 £205
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 350 507
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.36 £10.90
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

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 22 July 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
Hertfordshire - 2 £408 - 1
Active Directory Specialist
England

Active Directory Specialist Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) French Language
1 2 (100.00%) German Language
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell

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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) French Language
1 2 (100.00%) German Language
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle