Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 18 July 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 13.10% 4.60% 8.70%
As % of the System Software category 73.08% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Stevenage median daily rate £260 - £260
Hertfordshire median daily rate £275 £310 £230
% change year-on-year -11.29% +34.78% -34.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.73% - -6.25%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +26.88% -13.79% -18.31%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 26 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 17.93% 13.79% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 3
Stevenage median daily rate £350 £588 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.43% +125.96% -22.96%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.73% -30.23% +44.78%
10th Percentile £10.34 £14.10 £16.15
90th Percentile £32.75 £20.46 £35.45
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% -3.33% -16.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Stevenage

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Stevenage

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Stevenage over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Stevenage

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Stevenage

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Stevenage over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Active Directory in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) VMware
5 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 5 (26.32%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
8 5 (26.32%) IIS
8 5 (26.32%) Middleware
8 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) Windchill
8 5 (26.32%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (21.05%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (21.05%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (21.05%) ThingWorx
9 4 (21.05%) Veeam
9 4 (21.05%) Mitel
9 4 (21.05%) Firewall
9 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
9 4 (21.05%) Information Security
9 4 (21.05%) PTC
9 4 (21.05%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) Dell

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
3 4 (21.05%) ThingWorx
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Windchill
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) SMTP
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Application Packager
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (5.26%) Break/Fix
2 1 (5.26%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) PLM
2 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
2 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Dell
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Mitel
3 4 (21.05%) PTC
3 4 (21.05%) Veeam
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) SAP