Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 56 18
Rank change year-on-year +32 -38 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 60 25 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 6.86% 3.10% 7.78%
As % of the System Software category 42.25% 24.51% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 5 21
Nottingham median daily rate £540 £425 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.06% +77.08% -29.41%
10th Percentile £269 £264 £155
90th Percentile £584 £560 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £540 £425 £240
% change year-on-year +27.06% +77.08% -23.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 25
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.57 £12.28 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.78% -1.80% -10.71%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £12.95 £19.06 £15.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.57 £12.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -5.59% -2.00% -7.41%

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 142 102 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 16.25% 12.66% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 51 27
Nottingham median daily rate £450 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +54.55% -31.25%
10th Percentile £310 £320 £155
90th Percentile £588 £514 £493
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £419 £288
% change year-on-year +7.46% +45.65% -28.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 27
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.30 £12.28 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.20% -1.80% -15.25%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £26.53 £19.06 £16.15
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.30 £12.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +0.41% -5.77% -7.14%

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 18 January 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 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 42 (70.00%) Windows
2 33 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (35.00%) Linux
5 20 (33.33%) Information Security
5 20 (33.33%) Degree
5 20 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (31.67%) DevOps
6 19 (31.67%) HIPAA
6 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
6 19 (31.67%) Risk Management
6 19 (31.67%) Configuration Management
6 19 (31.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (30.00%) Actionable Recommendations
8 17 (28.33%) VMware
9 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
9 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (25.00%) Citrix
11 14 (23.33%) ITIL
11 14 (23.33%) Windows Server
11 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (21.67%) Life Science
12 13 (21.67%) SCCM
13 12 (20.00%) Migration
14 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
15 10 (16.67%) Skype for Business
16 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
17 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 8 (13.33%) SQL Server

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 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.33%) JBoss
7 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 33 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) IaaS
2 5 (8.33%) Office 365
2 5 (8.33%) PaaS
2 5 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) DNS
2 5 (8.33%) LAN
2 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.33%) VLAN
2 5 (8.33%) WAN
3 4 (6.67%) DHCP
3 4 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (6.67%) NAS
4 3 (5.00%) VPN
5 2 (3.33%) Converged Networks
5 2 (3.33%) Network Security
5 2 (3.33%) Skype
5 2 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.67%) ADSL
6 1 (1.67%) Broadband
6 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) German Language
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Architect
1 20 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 16 (26.67%) Senior Architect
3 13 (21.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
6 4 (6.67%) Lync Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Call Centre Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Designer
8 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.33%) IT Technician
8 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.67%) Life Science
3 6 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.00%) NHS
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Linux
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.33%) AIX
7 2 (3.33%) Unix
7 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Information Security
2 19 (31.67%) Configuration Management
2 19 (31.67%) DevOps
2 19 (31.67%) Risk Management
3 14 (23.33%) ITIL
4 12 (20.00%) Migration
5 6 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.67%) IT Strategy
7 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.33%) Change Control
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.33%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (3.33%) Data Management
8 2 (3.33%) ITSM
8 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
9 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.67%) MCSA
4 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.00%) CCNA
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.00%) MCSE
6 2 (3.33%) CCNP
6 2 (3.33%) MCITP
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (31.67%) HIPAA
1 19 (31.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (30.00%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (3.33%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.33%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
3 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (28.33%) VMware
3 15 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Remedy
5 3 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (3.33%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.33%) CommVault
6 2 (3.33%) IBM
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
6 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.33%) Splunk
7 1 (1.67%) F5
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.67%) Sun