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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.81% 7.20% 5.34%
As % of the System Software category 61.90% 51.35% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Average daily rate
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£343 £190 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.26% -40.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £260 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £12.13 £15.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £13.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £16.90 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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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
42 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.69% 14.02% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 9
Average daily rate £349 £390 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.57% +22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £184 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £12.13 £15.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £16.90 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (35.14%) SCCM
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) MS Office
4 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
5 10 (27.03%) Symantec
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (18.92%) Citrix
7 7 (18.92%) MCSE
7 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
7 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 3 (8.11%) SQL
9 3 (8.11%) SLA
9 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.11%) Wireless
9 3 (8.11%) VMware
9 3 (8.11%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) NAS
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
10 2 (5.41%) Proofpoint
10 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
10 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
10 2 (5.41%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Wireless
1 3 (8.11%) NAS
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (18.92%) Administrator
2 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
2 4 (10.81%) Analyst
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
4 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) Project Leader
4 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Life Science
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX
5 2 (5.41%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 3 (8.11%) Migration
3 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.70%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.70%) CRM
4 1 (2.70%) CAD
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Winbatch
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.70%) WMI
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
2 1 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Symantec
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Proofpoint
5 2 (5.41%) NetApp
5 2 (5.41%) Clearswift
5 2 (5.41%) Intel
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Lotus
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