Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 November 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 34 31
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 -13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 63 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.03% 5.48% 5.42%
As % of the System Software category 40.13% 42.50% 42.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 23
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £300 £540 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +27.06% +41.67%
10th Percentile £111 £208 £246
90th Percentile £388 £576 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £239 £300 £360
% change year-on-year -20.42% -16.67% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 17
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.15 £11.86 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.01% -18.19% +11.54%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.93 £10.00
90th Percentile £17.66 £16.48 £20.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.85 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +6.50% - +4.00%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 157 120 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 22.49% 12.89% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 77 67
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £384 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% -2.94% +30.77%
10th Percentile £193 £263 £310
90th Percentile £506 £574 £610
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +14.62% -18.75% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 17
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.15 £12.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.35% -15.17% +11.54%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.07 £10.00
90th Percentile £17.66 £37.20 £20.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.44 £13.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year +6.96% +1.89% +3.92%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Nottinghamshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +11 60 £300 -44.44% 14
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
2 34 (53.97%) Windows
3 21 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 15 (23.81%) Office 365
4 15 (23.81%) SCCM
5 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
5 13 (20.63%) VMware
6 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
6 12 (19.05%) Cisco
6 12 (19.05%) Windows 10
7 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (15.87%) Migration
8 9 (14.29%) vSphere
8 9 (14.29%) SQL
9 8 (12.70%) Oracle
9 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (12.70%) MS Exchange
9 8 (12.70%) Remedy
10 7 (11.11%) ITIL
10 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
10 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (9.52%) Qlik Sense
11 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
11 6 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (9.52%) LDAP
11 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 8 (12.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Office 365
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) SAN
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) VPN
3 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 3 (4.76%) Skype
4 2 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.17%) LAN
4 2 (3.17%) VLAN
4 2 (3.17%) VoIP
4 2 (3.17%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (9.52%) Qlik Sense
1 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.76%) QlikView
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) MS Access
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Administrator
5 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) IT Support
6 4 (6.35%) Server Support
6 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) LDAP
1 6 (9.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) iPad
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.59%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
4 12 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) Android
7 1 (1.59%) Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 10 (15.87%) Migration
2 7 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (4.76%) Information Security
3 3 (4.76%) Project Management
3 3 (4.76%) Server Management
3 3 (4.76%) Storage Management
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Security
4 2 (3.17%) High Availability
4 2 (3.17%) Identity Management
4 2 (3.17%) Line Management
5 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.59%) Change Management
5 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Network Design
5 1 (1.59%) SDLC
5 1 (1.59%) Service Management
5 1 (1.59%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
1 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) MCITP
2 3 (4.76%) MCSE
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) vSphere
2 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) SCCM
2 4 (6.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.76%) AirWatch
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.76%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.17%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) SCOM
4 2 (3.17%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.63%) VMware
3 12 (19.05%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle
4 8 (12.70%) Remedy
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) CommVault
6 4 (6.35%) HP
6 4 (6.35%) Veeam
7 3 (4.76%) Apple
8 2 (3.17%) Computacenter
8 2 (3.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
8 2 (3.17%) McAfee
8 2 (3.17%) Mitel
8 2 (3.17%) Red Box
9 1 (1.59%) SAP
9 1 (1.59%) Verint
9 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard