Period
to 29 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 29 March 2020 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 39 24
Rank change year-on-year +25 -15 -7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 3 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Knutsford 4.76% 1.34% 5.63%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 23.08% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £160 £120 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -69.43% -7.10%
10th Percentile £155 £120 £363
90th Percentile £165 £374 £452
Cheshire median daily rate £250 £320 £290
% change year-on-year -21.88% +10.34% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% +34.62% -21.21%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21 13 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 33.33% 5.80% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 11
Median daily rate £450 £335 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.33% -14.10% +20.00%
10th Percentile £307 £120 £350
90th Percentile £634 £438 £463
Cheshire median daily rate £335 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -4.29% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% +34.62% -23.53%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Knutsford

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in Knutsford.

Daily rate trend for Active Directory in Knutsford

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in Knutsford.

Hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft