Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 46 15
Rank change year-on-year +18 -31 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 28 11 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.06% 2.08% 8.96%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 36.67% 68.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 43
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £190 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -41.54% +170.83%
10th Percentile £123 £122 £167
90th Percentile £470 £335 £360
South East median daily rate £315 £325 £320
% change year-on-year -3.08% +1.56% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
East Sussex median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.64% -6.23%
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -14.71% +13.33%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 56 30 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.13% 5.68% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 64
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £444 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.81% +36.46% +170.83%
10th Percentile £140 £140 £147
90th Percentile £610 £538 £360
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +121.05% +20.79%
10th Percentile £41.25 £21.80 £11.60
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.80 £29.28
South East median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +12.90%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in East Sussex

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in East Sussex

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in East Sussex

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in East Sussex

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Brighton +24 20 £375 - 1
Eastbourne +1 1 £125 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Office 365
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) Web Services
5 7 (25.00%) CSS
5 7 (25.00%) SOAP
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) PHP
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (25.00%) Sass
5 7 (25.00%) REST
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Web Development
5 7 (25.00%) Drupal
5 7 (25.00%) Kanban
5 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (21.43%) Citrix
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.86%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) REST
2 7 (25.00%) Sass
2 7 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) COM+
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) XSL
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
6 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.14%) Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Solaris
7 2 (7.14%) Unix
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (25.00%) Kanban
1 7 (25.00%) Scrum
1 7 (25.00%) Web Development
2 5 (17.86%) Dashboard Development
2 5 (17.86%) Domain Models
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Email Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Security
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) RAD
5 2 (7.14%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.57%) High Availability
6 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
1 7 (25.00%) PHP
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
1 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
1 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.57%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 2 (7.14%) CommVault
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
6 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) Capita
7 1 (3.57%) Nintex
7 1 (3.57%) Splunk
7 1 (3.57%) Zerto