Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 40 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 52 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 6.12% 4.73% 7.19%
As % of the System Software category 41.60% 37.50% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 22
Nottingham median daily rate £540 £525 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +82.61% -4.17%
10th Percentile £218 £344 £156
90th Percentile £586 £625 £493
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £540 £425 £288
% change year-on-year +27.06% +47.83% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 23
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.86 £13.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +10.64% -11.32%
10th Percentile £9.93 £10.00 £9.60
90th Percentile £16.48 £20.96 £14.48
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.86 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -18.19% +11.54% -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 Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 125 112 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 14.71% 12.61% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 58 31
Nottingham median daily rate £413 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £269 £320 £160
90th Percentile £574 £600 £488
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £425 £313
% change year-on-year -2.94% +36.00% -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 24
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.40 £13.00 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.62% +9.47% -8.65%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.00 £9.65
90th Percentile £35.68 £20.96 £14.85
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.40 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -14.48% +11.54% -

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 29 (55.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (40.38%) Linux
3 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (38.46%) Degree
4 20 (38.46%) DevOps
4 20 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (36.54%) HIPAA
5 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
5 19 (36.54%) Information Security
5 19 (36.54%) Risk Management
5 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
5 19 (36.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (34.62%) Actionable Recommendations
7 13 (25.00%) VMware
7 13 (25.00%) Life Science
8 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 11 (21.15%) Migration
9 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (19.23%) Windows Server
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 10 (19.23%) Citrix
11 9 (17.31%) SAN
11 9 (17.31%) SCCM
11 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) SQL
12 8 (15.38%) ITIL
13 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification

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 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.85%) JBoss
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.54%) Office 365
3 5 (9.62%) IaaS
3 5 (9.62%) PaaS
3 5 (9.62%) SaaS
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) SAN
2 5 (9.62%) LAN
2 5 (9.62%) NAS
2 5 (9.62%) VLAN
2 5 (9.62%) WAN
3 4 (7.69%) DHCP
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) VoIP
5 2 (3.85%) Converged Networks
5 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 2 (3.85%) SMS
5 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (1.92%) ADSL
6 1 (1.92%) Broadband
6 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) DB2
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) MS Access
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.92%) Publishing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Architect
2 20 (38.46%) Azure Architect
3 17 (32.69%) Senior Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (3.85%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (3.85%) Aurelia
1 2 (3.85%) CSS
1 2 (3.85%) CSS3
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
1 2 (3.85%) HTML5
1 2 (3.85%) jQuery
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.00%) Life Science
3 3 (5.77%) NHS
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) AIX
8 2 (3.85%) Unix
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.92%) Solaris
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) DevOps
2 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
2 19 (36.54%) Information Security
2 19 (36.54%) Risk Management
3 11 (21.15%) Migration
4 8 (15.38%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.69%) Refactoring
7 2 (3.85%) Change Control
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (3.85%) Data Management
7 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) ITSM
7 2 (3.85%) MVC
7 2 (3.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.69%) MCSA
3 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) CCNA
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCITP
4 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.85%) CCNP
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) HIPAA
1 19 (36.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (34.62%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
2 3 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.85%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) VMware
3 10 (19.23%) Citrix
4 5 (9.62%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
6 3 (5.77%) SAP
7 2 (3.85%) CommVault
7 2 (3.85%) IBM
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) Splunk
8 1 (1.92%) F5
8 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.92%) StorageTek
8 1 (1.92%) Sun