Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 18
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 55 52 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 5.71% 5.36% 7.38%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% 41.94% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 21
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £540 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.06% +54.55% +0.92%
10th Percentile £179 £306 £155
90th Percentile £585 £625 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £295 £355 £275
% change year-on-year -16.90% +29.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 33
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.86 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.19% +11.54% -0.95%
10th Percentile £9.93 £10.00 £10.10
90th Percentile £16.48 £20.57 £19.35
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -3.85%

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 132 124 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 13.71% 12.77% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 64 31
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £406 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +41.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £267 £313 £160
90th Percentile £573 £595 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -16.03% +20.00% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 35
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.40 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.48% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.00 £10.20
90th Percentile £35.68 £20.57 £22.45
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -3.85%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +9 52 £540 +2.86% 12
Mansfield +5 2 £98 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 30 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.18%) Linux
5 20 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (36.36%) DevOps
5 20 (36.36%) Degree
6 19 (34.55%) Information Security
6 19 (34.55%) Risk Management
6 19 (34.55%) Configuration Management
6 19 (34.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (34.55%) HIPAA
6 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
7 18 (32.73%) Actionable Recommendations
8 13 (23.64%) Life Science
8 13 (23.64%) VMware
9 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
10 11 (20.00%) Migration
10 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
11 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 10 (18.18%) Citrix
12 9 (16.36%) SAN
12 9 (16.36%) SCCM
12 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
12 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (14.55%) SQL
13 8 (14.55%) ITIL
13 8 (14.55%) Finance

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 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.91%) Office 365
3 5 (9.09%) IaaS
3 5 (9.09%) PaaS
3 5 (9.09%) SaaS
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) LAN
2 5 (9.09%) NAS
2 5 (9.09%) VLAN
2 5 (9.09%) WAN
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.45%) VoIP
5 2 (3.64%) Converged Networks
5 2 (3.64%) Network Security
5 2 (3.64%) SMS
5 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) ADSL
6 1 (1.82%) Broadband
6 1 (1.82%) LDAP
6 1 (1.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) MS Access
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
2 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.82%) Publishing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Architect
2 21 (38.18%) Azure Architect
3 17 (30.91%) Senior Architect
4 10 (18.18%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Technician
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.64%) Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.64%) Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
1 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (3.64%) Aurelia
1 2 (3.64%) CSS
1 2 (3.64%) CSS3
1 2 (3.64%) HTML
1 2 (3.64%) HTML5
1 2 (3.64%) jQuery
1 2 (3.64%) Middleware
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
2 13 (23.64%) Life Science
3 3 (5.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) AIX
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) Unix
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) DevOps
2 19 (34.55%) Configuration Management
2 19 (34.55%) Information Security
2 19 (34.55%) Risk Management
3 11 (20.00%) Migration
4 8 (14.55%) ITIL
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.27%) Refactoring
7 2 (3.64%) Change Control
7 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.64%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (3.64%) Data Management
7 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.64%) ITSM
7 2 (3.64%) MVC
7 2 (3.64%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.27%) MCSA
3 4 (7.27%) MCSE
3 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) CCNA
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.45%) MCITP
4 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.64%) CCNP
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (34.55%) HIPAA
1 19 (34.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (32.73%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.27%) XenApp
5 2 (3.64%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) Firmware
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) SCOM
2 3 (5.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.64%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) VMware
3 10 (18.18%) Citrix
4 7 (12.73%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco
6 3 (5.45%) 3PAR
6 3 (5.45%) SAP
7 2 (3.64%) CommVault
7 2 (3.64%) IBM
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) Splunk
8 1 (1.82%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) StorageTek
8 1 (1.82%) Sun