Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 16 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 25 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 14.62% 6.14% 11.36%
As % of the System Software category 75.76% 46.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 2
Stevenage median daily rate £420 £403 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.22% -8.93% +60.91%
10th Percentile £260 £289 £417
90th Percentile £503 £403 £458
Hertfordshire median daily rate £260 £403 £255
% change year-on-year -35.48% +58.04% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Stevenage median hourly rate £10.68 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.83% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.34 £13.80 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.01 £15.00 £14.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year +5.73% +22.45% -30.00%

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 33 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 19.30% 13.16% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 2
Stevenage median daily rate £420 £403 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.22% -8.93% +47.50%
10th Percentile £260 £278 £417
90th Percentile £528 £566 £458
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -22.22% +24.14% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Stevenage median hourly rate £26.34 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.58% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.34 £14.10 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.25 £46.75 £14.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £12.25
% change year-on-year -4.79% +37.18% -33.78%

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 October 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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (56.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (44.00%) DNS
6 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) LDAP
8 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
9 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) DHCP
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (20.00%) Middleware
10 5 (20.00%) LIMS
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.00%) NHS
10 5 (20.00%) Unix
10 5 (20.00%) Apache
10 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
10 5 (20.00%) IIS
10 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 5 (20.00%) Windchill
10 5 (20.00%) Migration
10 5 (20.00%) PACS

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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) IIS
1 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.00%) ThingWorx
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Windchill
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 1 (4.00%) Skype
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) LDAP
2 5 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) e-Health
1 5 (20.00%) LIMS
1 5 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (20.00%) NHS
1 5 (20.00%) PACS
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.00%) Unix
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.00%) Analytics
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Health Informatics
2 5 (20.00%) Informatics
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Server Patching
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) PLM
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) HL7
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) DFS Replication
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) PTC
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) SAP