Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 26 20 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -15
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 25 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 2.56% 8.09% 5.21%
As % of the System Software category 45.45% 35.71% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 15
Median daily rate £148 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.86% +7.69% +10.17%
10th Percentile £115 £218 £188
90th Percentile £174 £560 £700
South Wales median daily rate £164 £250 £282
% change year-on-year -34.30% -11.19% +32.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
South Wales median hourly rate £14.02 £15.68 £13.00
% change year-on-year -10.62% +20.62% -1.89%

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 11 70 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 5.64% 22.65% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 59 22
Median daily rate £325 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +12.50% +18.52%
10th Percentile £151 £225 £188
90th Percentile £575 £560 £695
South Wales median daily rate £325 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -18.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
Median hourly rate £14.02 £15.86 £13.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +22.00% -1.89%

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
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 21 January 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Server Management
2 2 (40.00%) Storage Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Flash
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) XMPP
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Slack

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Storage Architect
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Flash
2 1 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Server Management
2 2 (40.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow