Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 10 December 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 13.48% 9.09% 14.00%
As % of the System Software category 55.88% 68.75% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 7
Lincolnshire median daily rate £190 £140 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -40.43% -50.00%
10th Percentile £164 £140 £181
90th Percentile £338 £168 £325
East Midlands median daily rate £288 £325 £250
% change year-on-year -11.54% +30.00% -24.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -23.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £9.45
90th Percentile £20.20 £14.35 £28.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £12.64 £12.50
% change year-on-year +2.87% +1.10% -3.85%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 24.11% 13.22% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 12
Lincolnshire median daily rate £225 £140 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -45.37% -26.79%
10th Percentile £165 £140 £184
90th Percentile £348 £168 £350
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -12.67% +15.38% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -23.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £9.45
90th Percentile £20.20 £14.35 £28.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £13.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +8.46% +1.96% -4.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Lincolnshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Lincolnshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Lincolnshire

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Lincolnshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Lincoln +2 4 £265 +89.29%
Spalding +1 4 £306 -
Grimsby - 3 £169 -
Immingham - 3 £213 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) WAN
7 4 (21.05%) Time Management
7 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) Office 365
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) Fat Client
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) arcserve
8 3 (15.79%) Thin Client
8 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) Intel

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Server Support
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Fat Client
1 3 (15.79%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) arcserve
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Intel
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Mercator
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam