Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 23 November 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 of England > Norfolk
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 21 1
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 35 22 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 9.89% 6.30% 20.32%
As % of the System Software category 72.92% 43.14% 81.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 54
Norfolk median daily rate £275 £165 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -20.48% +18.57%
10th Percentile £110 £116 £120
90th Percentile £419 £196 £349
East of England median daily rate £275 £325 £295
% change year-on-year -15.38% +10.17% +21.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 19
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.48 £24.55 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.24% +9.11% -2.96%
10th Percentile £10.96 £20.99 £12.50
90th Percentile £12.01 £27.12 £47.70
East of England median hourly rate £14.62 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.39% - -

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 Norfolk with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 48 51 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 13.56% 14.61% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 57
Norfolk median daily rate £240 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £110 £131 £122
90th Percentile £419 £501 £485
East of England median daily rate £355 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +1.43% +4.48% +21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 19
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.48 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.96% -40.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.96 £11.48 £12.50
90th Percentile £12.01 £25.66 £47.70
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Norfolk

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Norfolk

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Norfolk over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Norfolk

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Norfolk

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Norwich +2 21 £151 -5.63% 4
King's Lynn - 1 £238 -
Active Directory
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) ITIL
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) Kerberos
5 9 (25.71%) Cloudera
6 8 (22.86%) Office 365
6 8 (22.86%) Information Management
6 8 (22.86%) Unix
6 8 (22.86%) Citrix
6 8 (22.86%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (20.00%) Java
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
7 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (20.00%) Migration
7 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 7 (20.00%) High Availability
8 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
8 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
8 6 (17.14%) Service Management
9 5 (14.29%) SCCM
10 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
10 4 (11.43%) OneDrive
10 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.57%) SLA
11 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (5.71%) Skype

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) OneDrive
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.71%) PaaS
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) VLAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Administrator
1 9 (25.71%) Cloud Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) DBA
2 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Server Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Java EE
1 1 (2.86%) Struts
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Unix
4 7 (20.00%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Information Management
3 7 (20.00%) High Availability
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
4 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) OOD
6 1 (2.86%) Process Management
6 1 (2.86%) UML
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.86%) MCP
1 1 (2.86%) MCSE
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Cloudera
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) CA
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
5 1 (2.86%) Mitel
5 1 (2.86%) Pega
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Sophos