Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 31 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 50 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 7.79% 5.39% 5.39%
As % of the System Software category 38.46% 40.37% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 28
Nottingham median daily rate £300 £540 £583
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% -7.30% +94.17%
10th Percentile £111 £243 £306
90th Percentile £394 £574 £677
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £300 £540 £555
% change year-on-year -44.44% -2.70% +85.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 10
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.23 £11.50 £12.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.30% -9.00% +7.55%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.85
90th Percentile £23.56 £13.75 £18.80
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.26 £11.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year +6.63% -16.36% +10.00%

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 130 109 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 20.25% 13.34% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 72 73
Nottingham median daily rate £380 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% -5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £198 £273 £314
90th Percentile £500 £560 £648
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £380 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -10.59% -5.56% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 10
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.23 £11.86 £12.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.06% -6.13% +7.55%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.85
90th Percentile £23.56 £37.60 £18.80
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.26 £11.86 £13.75
% change year-on-year +3.37% -13.73% +7.84%

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 20 October 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 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (56.00%) Windows
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (28.00%) SCCM
4 14 (28.00%) Office 365
5 11 (22.00%) VMware
6 10 (20.00%) Cisco
6 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (18.00%) Windows 10
8 8 (16.00%) vSphere
8 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (16.00%) Migration
8 8 (16.00%) SQL
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle
9 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (12.00%) LDAP
10 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (12.00%) ITIL
10 6 (12.00%) SAML
10 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (12.00%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (10.00%) SAN
11 5 (10.00%) Citrix

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 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Office 365
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SAN
2 4 (8.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) Skype
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) VLAN
4 2 (4.00%) VoIP
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Qlik Sense
1 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.00%) QlikView
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) Server Support
7 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Active Directory Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Security Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) LDAP
1 6 (12.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (18.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Android
8 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (16.00%) Migration
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (6.00%) Information Security
4 3 (6.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) Server Management
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Security
5 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.00%) Line Management
5 2 (4.00%) Storage Management
6 1 (2.00%) Change Management
6 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.00%) High Availability
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL V2
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Network Design
6 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Service Management
6 1 (2.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) MCITP
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) vSphere
2 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (6.00%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (6.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) SCOM
4 2 (4.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix
6 4 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) Remedy
6 4 (8.00%) Veeam
7 3 (6.00%) Apple
7 3 (6.00%) CommVault
8 2 (4.00%) Computacenter
8 2 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (4.00%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.00%) McAfee
8 2 (4.00%) Mitel
8 2 (4.00%) Red Box
9 1 (2.00%) SAP
9 1 (2.00%) Verint