The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans - - 12.00%
As % of the System Software category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
St Albans
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans - 7.14% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans citing Active Directory as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in St Albans

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in St Albans

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (20.00%) FCoE
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) FCoE
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware