Period
to 5 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 5 December 2021 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 32 25 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 18 6 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 5.19% 3.02% 8.27%
As % of the System Software category 35.29% 25.00% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 17
10th Percentile £141 £122 "
25th Percentile £143 £144 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £338 £180 £475
Median % change year-on-year +87.50% -62.11% +5.56%
75th Percentile £450 £353 £525
90th Percentile £463 £456 £560
South Wales median daily rate £300 £178 £225
% change year-on-year +69.01% -21.11% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £15.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +153.33% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £21.00 £13.93 £16.00
% change year-on-year +50.81% -12.97% +23.08%

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 Newport with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 51 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 14.70% 12.06% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 41
10th Percentile £186 £247 £225
25th Percentile £413 £463 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £498 £513 £400
Median % change year-on-year -2.93% +28.13% -11.11%
75th Percentile £559 £575 £520
90th Percentile £661 £627 £550
South Wales median daily rate £428 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +17.12% -2.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.60 £15.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +164.00% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £21.50 £13.93 £16.00
% change year-on-year +54.40% -12.97% +23.08%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Newport

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Daily rate trend for Active Directory in Newport

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in Newport over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Newport

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Newport

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (27.78%) Azure
5 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Social Skills
6 4 (22.22%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (16.67%) Skype
7 3 (16.67%) Network Management
7 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
7 3 (16.67%) vSphere
7 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) Clustering
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Azure
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Key Vault
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Functions
3 1 (5.56%) GCP
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Power Automate
3 1 (5.56%) Power Platform
3 1 (5.56%) PowerApps
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
3 1 (5.56%) ShareGate
3 1 (5.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (16.67%) Skype
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Power BI
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Build Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) OAuth
1 1 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Network Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) NCSC
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) AirWatch
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Aruba
4 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Lumension
4 2 (11.11%) Meraki
4 2 (11.11%) ProCurve
4 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee
5 1 (5.56%) Nintex