The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 21 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 11.60% 10.55% 12.81%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% 60.98% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 12
Median daily rate £319 £236 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -31.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £105 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £416 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +23.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.26% 17.30% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 24
Median daily rate £344 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +23.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.63 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £19.00 £14.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 23 (51.11%) Windows 7
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (42.22%) VMware
5 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
8 14 (31.11%) SCCM
9 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
10 12 (26.67%) Oracle
10 12 (26.67%) SQL
10 12 (26.67%) VBScript
11 11 (24.44%) VB
11 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
12 10 (22.22%) Cisco
13 9 (20.00%) Linux
13 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
14 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
14 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
15 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
15 7 (15.56%) Open Source
16 6 (13.33%) Bomgar
16 6 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 6 (13.33%) Borland

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LAN
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.22%) MPLS
4 1 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) StarTeam
2 2 (4.44%) MSI
3 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.22%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Integration Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Management Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) iPhone
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Windows 7
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
6 9 (20.00%) Linux
6 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
1 7 (15.56%) Open Source
2 6 (13.33%) Migration
3 5 (11.11%) Email Management
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.44%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (4.44%) High Availability
5 2 (4.44%) Information Security
5 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.44%) Security Operations
5 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.22%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) VBScript
3 11 (24.44%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCSE
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) VCP4
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) SCSM
5 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) Oracle
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco
5 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.33%) Bomgar
6 6 (13.33%) Borland
7 4 (8.89%) Juniper
8 3 (6.67%) Proofpoint
9 2 (4.44%) HP
9 2 (4.44%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.22%) AppSense
10 1 (2.22%) Avaya
10 1 (2.22%) CA
10 1 (2.22%) Citrix
10 1 (2.22%) CommVault
10 1 (2.22%) Genesys
10 1 (2.22%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.22%) Verint