Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 29 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -16
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 36 57 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 5.82% 6.55% 4.18%
As % of the System Software category 33.03% 38.78% 35.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 17
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £331 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.16% +14.55% -37.14%
10th Percentile £130 £193 £165
90th Percentile £519 £425 £424
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £289 £300
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.75% -18.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.85 £12.26 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.91% +14.07% -24.56%
10th Percentile £10.41 £10.06 £9.94
90th Percentile £14.00 £16.74 £12.93
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.31 £12.26
% change year-on-year +5.18% +8.54% -9.17%

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 109 147 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 17.61% 16.90% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 91 60
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -20.21%
10th Percentile £136 £245 £210
90th Percentile £638 £600 £526
East Midlands median daily rate £360 £375 £343
% change year-on-year -4.00% +9.49% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.26 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.17% +14.07% -24.56%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.06 £9.94
90th Percentile £31.85 £16.74 £12.93
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.81 £12.23
% change year-on-year +1.38% +12.97% -9.44%

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 20 July 2019.

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
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 20 July 2019. 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 +1 28 £325 - 30
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 18 (50.00%) Office 365
4 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
5 14 (38.89%) Windows 10
5 14 (38.89%) SCCM
6 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
6 13 (36.11%) VMware
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (25.00%) Cisco
7 9 (25.00%) Firewall
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (19.44%) Citrix
9 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
10 6 (16.67%) Games
10 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (13.89%) Finance
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 4 (11.11%) Degree
12 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 4 (11.11%) OAuth
12 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Remedy

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 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Eikon
2 3 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Office 365
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) Skype
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.78%) GIS
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Gradle
2 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (16.67%) Games
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) IT Support
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Desktop Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) J2EE
1 4 (11.11%) OAuth
1 4 (11.11%) SAML
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) CGI
3 1 (2.78%) Memcached
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) PDA
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 14 (38.89%) Windows 10
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) CentOS
8 1 (2.78%) Debian
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITSM
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Software Audit
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) Master's Degree
2 3 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) Dell Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
4 1 (2.78%) NFS
4 1 (2.78%) Samba
4 1 (2.78%) Squid
4 1 (2.78%) Varnish
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Xen
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.78%) MIIS
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.78%) Terraform
4 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (19.44%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) ForgeRock
5 4 (11.11%) Remedy
5 4 (11.11%) Veracode
6 3 (8.33%) Apple
6 3 (8.33%) McAfee
7 2 (5.56%) WSO2
8 1 (2.78%) BMC
8 1 (2.78%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) Mitel
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) Sophos
8 1 (2.78%) Splunk