Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 22 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 21 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +20
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 3.57% 7.64% 7.27%
As % of the System Software category 61.11% 53.85% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
Exeter median daily rate £175 £163 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -5.80% -23.33%
10th Percentile £116 £122 £141
90th Percentile £216 £246 £246
Devon median daily rate £213 £159 £300
% change year-on-year +33.86% -47.08% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Exeter median hourly rate £23.00 £94.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.53% +317.78% +80.00%
10th Percentile £16.70 £36.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £30.90 £157.60 £23.75
Devon median hourly rate £13.75 £12.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.58% -46.67% +50.00%

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 Exeter with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 18 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 5.84% 14.18% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 14
Exeter median daily rate £226 £383 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.92% +91.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £141 £149 £150
90th Percentile £456 £474 £316
Devon median daily rate £370 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -7.50% +14.29% +84.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Exeter median hourly rate £30.00 £94.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.09% +317.78% +80.00%
10th Percentile £17.90 £36.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £157.60 £23.75
Devon median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year +150.00% -62.20% +111.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Exeter

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Exeter

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Exeter

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Exeter over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) SCCM
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) CAD
6 1 (9.09%) EPoS
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) IIS
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) SMS
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Operator
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) CAD
1 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft