Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 147 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 18.39% 35.68% 23.75%
As % of the System Software category 88.89% 81.22% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 158 40
Renfrewshire median daily rate £412 £330 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.85% +2.88% -2.06%
10th Percentile £322 £266 £285
90th Percentile £448 £445 £412
Scotland median daily rate £338 £320 £290
% change year-on-year +5.47% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £40.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +118.92% -
Scotland median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +31.25% +25.49%

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 18 181 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 20.69% 43.93% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 139 66
Renfrewshire median daily rate £406 £325 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.92% +1.33% -3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £255 £263
90th Percentile £448 £440 £405
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.84% -3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £39.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +114.86% -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +13.51% +17.46%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Renfrewshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Erskine -2 16 £412 +24.85%
Active Directory
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
4 11 (68.75%) HTTPS
4 11 (68.75%) SSL
4 11 (68.75%) HTTP
4 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
4 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
4 11 (68.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) Windows 10
4 11 (68.75%) Prototyping
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (62.50%) WSUS
5 10 (62.50%) SCCM
5 10 (62.50%) IIS
6 8 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
6 8 (50.00%) Software Distribution
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) XenApp
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
9 5 (31.25%) HP
9 5 (31.25%) Citrix
9 5 (31.25%) SAN

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 10 (62.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) HTTP
1 11 (68.75%) HTTPS
1 11 (68.75%) SSL
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Specialist
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 10
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
2 11 (68.75%) Prototyping
2 11 (68.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) Software Distribution
3 8 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (31.25%) Service Design
5 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) REXX
3 1 (6.25%) Tcl
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
2 5 (31.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) SCCM
1 10 (62.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) HP