Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 46 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 5.14% 4.47% 4.22%
As % of the System Software category 31.72% 36.90% 55.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 14
Nottingham median daily rate £388 £275 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.91% +52.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £243 £178 £152
90th Percentile £653 £558 £373
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £381 £300 £233
% change year-on-year +27.08% +29.03% +16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 14
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.78 £10.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -23.21% -9.68%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.75 £8.95
90th Percentile £13.57 £16.09 £16.10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.89 £10.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year +10.60% -18.87% -11.67%

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 145 84 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 16.20% 12.12% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 47 24
Nottingham median daily rate £450 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33% -13.66%
10th Percentile £290 £212 £155
90th Percentile £611 £530 £575
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £320
% change year-on-year +12.50% +25.00% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 16
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.26 £10.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.07% -23.21% -12.50%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £16.55 £16.09 £17.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £10.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +13.72% -23.21% -8.20%

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 24 April 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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 19 (41.30%) ITIL
4 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
5 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (30.43%) VMware
6 14 (30.43%) SCCM
7 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
8 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (26.09%) Migration
8 12 (26.09%) Citrix
9 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
9 11 (23.91%) Skype for Business
9 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.39%) Office 365
11 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
12 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (13.04%) Finance
12 6 (13.04%) Firewall
12 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
12 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
13 5 (10.87%) Windows 10
13 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (10.87%) vSphere
13 5 (10.87%) Information Security
13 5 (10.87%) Degree

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 11 (23.91%) Skype for Business
2 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (17.39%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) Skype
3 2 (4.35%) SMS
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) ADSL
4 1 (2.17%) Broadband
4 1 (2.17%) Converged Networks
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) PBX
4 1 (2.17%) VLAN
4 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) DB2
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Azure Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Call Centre Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Lync Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 6 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
3 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.70%) Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.17%) AIX
9 1 (2.17%) Unix
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Migration
3 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
4 5 (10.87%) Information Security
5 4 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL V2
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.52%) Service Management
6 3 (6.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.35%) Break/Fix
7 2 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.35%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (2.17%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) CISA
3 2 (4.35%) CISM
3 2 (4.35%) CISSP
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.35%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (4.35%) COBIT
3 2 (4.35%) GDPR
3 2 (4.35%) HIPAA
3 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
2 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.17%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) SCCM
2 6 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.35%) Nessus
4 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Remedy
5 3 (6.52%) CommVault
5 3 (6.52%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco
6 2 (4.35%) Veeam
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.17%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) Sun
7 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard