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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 25 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.47% 6.92% 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 78.13% 54.55% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £419 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.57%
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
32 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.12% 12.69% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 19
Median daily rate £344 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £335 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.45 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.70 £13.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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 50 (86.21%) Windows
2 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
3 28 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (48.28%) Windows 7
4 23 (39.66%) Security Cleared
5 21 (36.21%) SCCM
6 20 (34.48%) VMware
7 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (31.03%) Windows Server
8 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
10 16 (27.59%) PowerShell
11 15 (25.86%) Oracle
12 14 (24.14%) SQL
13 13 (22.41%) VBScript
13 13 (22.41%) VB
14 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
14 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
14 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
15 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (15.52%) Cisco
16 9 (15.52%) Linux
17 8 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
17 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (13.79%) Bomgar
17 8 (13.79%) Email Management
17 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
18 7 (12.07%) Open Source
18 7 (12.07%) SCOM

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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.72%) MPLS
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.72%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.72%) MSI
2 1 (1.72%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.72%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Military
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Integration Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Support Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (13.79%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) IT Support
7 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Security Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (86.21%) Windows
2 28 (48.28%) Windows 7
2 28 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (31.03%) Windows Server
5 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.52%) Linux
7 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Email Management
2 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
2 7 (12.07%) Open Source
3 5 (8.62%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
4 3 (5.17%) ITIL
5 2 (3.45%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (3.45%) High Availability
5 2 (3.45%) Information Security
5 2 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.45%) Security Operations
5 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.72%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (1.72%) Line Management
6 1 (1.72%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.72%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 14 (24.14%) SQL
3 13 (22.41%) VB
3 13 (22.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.72%) MCP
5 1 (1.72%) VCP4
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (36.21%) SCCM
2 8 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (12.07%) SCOM
3 7 (12.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.45%) SCSM
5 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 20 (34.48%) VMware
3 15 (25.86%) Oracle
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco
5 8 (13.79%) Bomgar
5 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.34%) Borland
7 4 (6.90%) Juniper
8 3 (5.17%) Proofpoint
9 2 (3.45%) CA
9 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.72%) Avaya
10 1 (1.72%) Citrix
10 1 (1.72%) CommVault
10 1 (1.72%) Genesys
10 1 (1.72%) HP
10 1 (1.72%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.72%) NetApp
10 1 (1.72%) Remedy
10 1 (1.72%) Verint