Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 July 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
England > North East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 14 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 115 365 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.04% 14.01% 5.08%
As % of the System Software category 61.50% 60.23% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 210 32
North East median daily rate £290 £274 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.84% +3.40% +8.16%
10th Percentile £166 £205 £154
90th Percentile £505 £343 £300
England median daily rate £320 £328 £313
% change year-on-year -2.29% +4.80% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 60 22
North East median hourly rate £28.75 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.68% +115.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.32 £11.02 £10.50
90th Percentile £37.90 £36.05 £28.75
England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 187 606 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 14.70% 23.26% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 368 76
North East median daily rate £333 £284 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -9.20% +19.05%
10th Percentile £180 £205 £200
90th Percentile £500 £396 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 65 27
North East median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +115.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.38 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £37.60 £36.50 £28.75
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.23%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in the North East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in the North East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Tyne and Wear -5 100 £310 +13.14% 6
Durham -2 11 £168 +76.32%
Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 97 (84.35%) Windows
2 60 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 56 (48.70%) Windows Server
3 56 (48.70%) Microsoft
4 44 (38.26%) SC Cleared
5 41 (35.65%) DNS
5 41 (35.65%) Linux
6 39 (33.91%) Oracle
7 38 (33.04%) WebLogic
7 38 (33.04%) Red Hat
7 38 (33.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (32.17%) Unix
9 34 (29.57%) PowerShell
10 33 (28.70%) ITIL
11 32 (27.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 31 (26.96%) DevOps
13 27 (23.48%) DHCP
13 27 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
13 27 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (22.61%) Ansible
14 26 (22.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (21.74%) TIBCO
15 25 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
15 25 (21.74%) SQL
15 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (21.74%) Sonatype Nexus
15 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
15 25 (21.74%) Jenkins
16 24 (20.87%) Dollar Universe

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 38 (33.04%) WebLogic
2 21 (18.26%) SharePoint
3 19 (16.52%) Confluence
4 13 (11.30%) MS Exchange
5 12 (10.43%) JBoss
6 10 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (6.96%) Skype for Business
8 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (5.22%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (5.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (2.61%) IIS
11 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 32 (27.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (16.52%) Trello
4 13 (11.30%) Office 365
5 3 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.65%) DNS
2 27 (23.48%) DHCP
3 14 (12.17%) LDAP
3 14 (12.17%) OpenLDAP
3 14 (12.17%) SSH
4 12 (10.43%) Firewall
4 12 (10.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.22%) Skype
6 4 (3.48%) 3G
6 4 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.61%) SAN
8 2 (1.74%) HTTP
8 2 (1.74%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.74%) LAN
8 2 (1.74%) NAS
8 2 (1.74%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.74%) SSL
8 2 (1.74%) VLAN
9 1 (0.87%) VoIP
9 1 (0.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.87%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 25 (21.74%) Jenkins
1 25 (21.74%) Sonatype Nexus
2 19 (16.52%) GitLab
2 19 (16.52%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) MSI
General
1 6 (5.22%) Military
2 1 (0.87%) Back Office
2 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Support Engineer
2 26 (22.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (12.17%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (7.83%) Migration Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) Wintel Support
6 8 (6.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Azure DevOps
6 8 (6.96%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Azure Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Desktop Support
6 8 (6.96%) Server Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (6.09%) Unix Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.74%) Web Services
3 1 (0.87%) .NET
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.22%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.74%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (84.35%) Windows
2 56 (48.70%) Windows Server
3 41 (35.65%) Linux
4 38 (33.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (32.17%) Unix
6 27 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (22.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 17 (14.78%) Windows XP
10 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (9.57%) Windows 10
12 5 (4.35%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.74%) Android
13 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.70%) ITIL
2 31 (26.96%) DevOps
3 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 19 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (16.52%) Open Source
6 18 (15.65%) Change Control
7 14 (12.17%) Migration
8 11 (9.57%) Proactive Monitoring
9 9 (7.83%) Virtual Environments
10 8 (6.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.22%) Software Delivery
12 5 (4.35%) Identity Management
12 5 (4.35%) Incident Management
13 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (3.48%) Content Management
13 4 (3.48%) Service Management
13 4 (3.48%) Software Distribution
14 3 (2.61%) Analytics
14 3 (2.61%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.57%) PowerShell
2 25 (21.74%) SQL
3 14 (12.17%) PL/SQL
4 11 (9.57%) Korn
4 11 (9.57%) Perl
5 2 (1.74%) REXX
5 2 (1.74%) Tcl
5 2 (1.74%) VB
6 1 (0.87%) C
6 1 (0.87%) C#
6 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 44 (38.26%) SC Cleared
3 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.09%) DV Cleared
5 6 (5.22%) MCSE
6 4 (3.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.48%) Degree
7 1 (0.87%) HND
7 1 (0.87%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (3.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) NFS
2 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.09%) XenApp
5 5 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.74%) XenServer
8 1 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (22.61%) Ansible
2 24 (20.87%) Dollar Universe
3 18 (15.65%) SCCM
4 9 (7.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (6.09%) HP SiteScope
6 5 (4.35%) SCOM
7 4 (3.48%) Netcool
8 3 (2.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.87%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (48.70%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.91%) Oracle
3 38 (33.04%) Red Hat
4 25 (21.74%) TIBCO
5 19 (16.52%) Atlassian
5 19 (16.52%) HP
5 19 (16.52%) VMware
6 16 (13.91%) Citrix
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco
7 4 (3.48%) NetApp
8 3 (2.61%) AppSense
8 3 (2.61%) ThinPrint
9 2 (1.74%) Google
9 2 (1.74%) SAP
9 2 (1.74%) Trend Micro
10 1 (0.87%) Apple
10 1 (0.87%) Meridio
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