Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 12 December 2018 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 28 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14 -20
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 64 56 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 9.43% 6.29% 4.47%
As % of the System Software category 39.26% 40.00% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 15
Nottingham median daily rate £300 £540 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% -1.82% +129.17%
10th Percentile £111 £235 £353
90th Percentile £363 £583 £625
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £300 £520 £500
% change year-on-year -42.31% +4.00% +108.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 8
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.11 £11.09 £12.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.20% -9.67% +2.29%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £17.61 £16.48 £19.06
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.11 £11.09 £12.28
% change year-on-year +0.20% -9.67% -5.58%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 163 140 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 24.01% 15.71% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 94 56
Nottingham median daily rate £388 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -5.71% +52.17%
10th Percentile £206 £313 £329
90th Percentile £500 £574 £600
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £380 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -7.88% -2.94% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 8
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.11 £12.75 £12.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +3.87% -1.80%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.15 £10.00
90th Percentile £17.61 £32.63 £19.06
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.11 £12.75 £12.28
% change year-on-year -12.86% +3.87% -5.58%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Nottingham

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Nottingham

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Nottingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Nottingham

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Nottingham

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Nottingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 34 (53.13%) Windows
3 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
4 15 (23.44%) SCCM
4 15 (23.44%) Office 365
5 13 (20.31%) VMware
6 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 12 (18.75%) Windows 10
7 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
7 11 (17.19%) Cisco
8 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (15.63%) Remedy
9 9 (14.06%) SQL
9 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (12.50%) vSphere
10 8 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 8 (12.50%) Oracle
11 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (10.94%) ITIL
11 7 (10.94%) Migration
12 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (9.38%) LDAP
12 6 (9.38%) SAML
12 6 (9.38%) Citrix
12 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
12 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
12 6 (9.38%) Qlik Sense

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Office 365
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) SAN
1 4 (6.25%) VPN
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) Skype
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 2 (3.13%) VLAN
3 2 (3.13%) VoIP
3 2 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Qlik Sense
1 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.69%) QlikView
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) MS Access
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.81%) Administrator
5 4 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) IT Support
5 4 (6.25%) Server Support
5 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.13%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Server Support Specialist
7 2 (3.13%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) LDAP
1 6 (9.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) iPad
3 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Windows
2 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.75%) Windows 10
3 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.56%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (10.94%) ITIL
2 7 (10.94%) Migration
3 3 (4.69%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (4.69%) Project Management
3 3 (4.69%) Server Management
3 3 (4.69%) Storage Management
4 2 (3.13%) High Availability
4 2 (3.13%) Identity Management
4 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (1.56%) Change Management
5 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.56%) Information Security
5 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.56%) Network Design
5 1 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.56%) SDLC
5 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
1 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) MCITP
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) vSphere
2 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) AirWatch
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (4.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.31%) VMware
3 11 (17.19%) Cisco
4 10 (15.63%) Remedy
5 8 (12.50%) Oracle
6 6 (9.38%) Citrix
7 4 (6.25%) Apple
7 4 (6.25%) CommVault
8 3 (4.69%) HP
8 3 (4.69%) Veeam
9 2 (3.13%) Computacenter
9 2 (3.13%) Dell
9 2 (3.13%) EqualLogic
9 2 (3.13%) McAfee
9 2 (3.13%) Mitel
9 2 (3.13%) Red Box
10 1 (1.56%) SAP
10 1 (1.56%) Verint