Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 23 May 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 25 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 22 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.43% 4.79% 8.20%
As % of the System Software category 45.83% 38.89% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 15
Portsmouth median daily rate £285 £475 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -52.50% +284.62%
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £329 £338
% change year-on-year +13.98% -2.52% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 11
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.42 £12.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +239.36% -73.87% +267.92%
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.53 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.00% -5.00% +15.38%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 48 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 16.22% 12.33% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 12
Portsmouth median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% +44.14%
10th Percentile £243 £339 £254
90th Percentile £500 £523 £564
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Portsmouth median hourly rate £40.00 £21.75 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.91% -54.53% +122.47%
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.73% -14.29% -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 10 (45.45%) VPN
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) L2TP
7 7 (31.82%) IPsec
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 7 (31.82%) RIP
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (31.82%) CCNA
7 7 (31.82%) Juniper
7 7 (31.82%) MPLS
7 7 (31.82%) OSPF
7 7 (31.82%) BGP
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) HSRP
7 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
8 6 (27.27%) Skype
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Hyperledger
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 7 (31.82%) BGP
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 7 (31.82%) HSRP
3 7 (31.82%) IPsec
3 7 (31.82%) L2TP
3 7 (31.82%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) MPLS
3 7 (31.82%) OSPF
3 7 (31.82%) RIP
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) Skype
5 4 (18.18%) DMZ
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
General
1 4 (18.18%) French Language
1 4 (18.18%) German Language
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) IT Architect
2 4 (18.18%) IT Security Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Security Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Kafka
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) BYOD
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
1 5 (22.73%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security
2 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Server Hardening
2 4 (18.18%) Web Filtering
3 3 (13.64%) IT Audit
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (4.55%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNA
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) UAG
3 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) MaaS360
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 4 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) Okta
6 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow