The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 31 24 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 21 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.09% 5.62% 5.32%
As % of the System Software category 55.26% 59.26% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 27
Median daily rate £240 £285 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% -7.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £100 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -3.90% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £60.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -73.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +7.14%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 38 54 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 7.41% 9.49% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 34
Median daily rate £300 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £110 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £397 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £110.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -85.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.45%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Active Directory as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) SCCM
3 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
4 21 (31.82%) VMware
5 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
6 18 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
7 17 (25.76%) DHCP
7 17 (25.76%) DNS
8 15 (22.73%) Symantec
9 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
9 14 (21.21%) Firewall
10 13 (19.70%) Migration
10 13 (19.70%) Office 365
11 12 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
12 11 (16.67%) Dell
12 11 (16.67%) C#
12 11 (16.67%) VBScript
12 11 (16.67%) Finance
12 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 10 (15.15%) Citrix
13 10 (15.15%) Cisco
13 10 (15.15%) WAN
13 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (15.15%) Data Centre
14 9 (13.64%) ITIL
14 9 (13.64%) SAN
15 8 (12.12%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
4 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Office 365
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) OneDrive
4 2 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) DHCP
1 17 (25.76%) DNS
2 14 (21.21%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) WAN
4 9 (13.64%) SAN
5 7 (10.61%) Skype
6 4 (6.06%) LAN
6 4 (6.06%) Network Security
6 4 (6.06%) PABX
6 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.06%) VoIP
7 3 (4.55%) LDAP
7 3 (4.55%) NAS
8 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.03%) VSAN
9 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Security Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Migration Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.09%) Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Email Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Office 365 Architect
8 3 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) JSON
1 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Migration
2 9 (13.64%) ITIL
3 7 (10.61%) BCP
3 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
3 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.58%) Email Migration
5 4 (6.06%) Change Management
5 4 (6.06%) Data Security
5 4 (6.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.55%) Change Control
6 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 3 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (3.03%) Application Packaging
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.67%) C#
2 11 (16.67%) VBScript
3 3 (4.55%) Perl
3 3 (4.55%) Python
3 3 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) MCSE
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CISSP
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) MCSA
3 2 (3.03%) SANS
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (4.55%) Terminal Server
3 3 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.52%) XenApp
4 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (42.42%) SCCM
2 12 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (6.06%) WSUS
4 2 (3.03%) PowerCLI
4 2 (3.03%) SnapMirror
4 2 (3.03%) vRealize
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) VMware
3 15 (22.73%) Symantec
4 11 (16.67%) Dell
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 10 (15.15%) Citrix
6 7 (10.61%) HP
7 4 (6.06%) NetApp
8 3 (4.55%) Avaya
8 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.55%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.55%) Veeam
9 2 (3.03%) Clearswift
9 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.03%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.52%) Apple
10 1 (1.52%) Lotus
10 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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