Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 20 October 2018 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
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 - 9
Rank change year-on-year - +9 +2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 6.90% - 7.27%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Fife median daily rate £188 - £275
10th Percentile £165 - £263
90th Percentile £210 - £288
Scotland median daily rate £280 £325 £320
% change year-on-year -13.85% +1.56% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Fife median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -54.86% +125.00%

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 Fife with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Fife
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 10.34% - 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Fife median daily rate £200 - £275
10th Percentile £168 - £263
90th Percentile £433 - £288
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +2.67% +17.19% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Fife median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -10.26% -45.83% +94.59%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Fife

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Fife

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Fife

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft