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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 14 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.93% 5.66% 5.85%
As % of the System Software category 60.87% 37.50% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £335 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £415 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.65 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -18.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £12.03 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £13.27 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
23 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 11.39% 15.09% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 19
Average daily rate £413 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £335 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.65 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -18.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £12.03 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £13.27 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

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
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 6 July 2015, 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 (93.94%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (36.36%) VMware
5 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
5 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (27.27%) MS Office
7 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
8 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
9 6 (18.18%) IIS
9 6 (18.18%) ITIL
9 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 6 (18.18%) SCCM
10 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
11 4 (12.12%) DNS
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (12.12%) VBScript
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.12%) MySQL
11 4 (12.12%) Wireless
11 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
11 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
12 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
1 4 (12.12%) Wireless
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (3.03%) NAS
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) PBX
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.03%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) DB2
2 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Ant
1 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) Maven
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.03%) NuGet
2 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) Server Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 3 (9.09%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Build Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) OAuth
1 2 (6.06%) XACML
1 2 (6.06%) OpenID
1 2 (6.06%) SailPoint
1 2 (6.06%) XHTML
1 2 (6.06%) SAML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) XSL
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) SecurID
3 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) PDA
4 1 (3.03%) IVR
4 1 (3.03%) Life Science
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
4 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
5 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.06%) Server Hardening
2 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
2 2 (6.06%) Project Management
2 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.06%) Operations Management
2 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
2 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
2 2 (6.06%) SDLC
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.03%) DevOps
3 1 (3.03%) Line Management
3 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.03%) Server Building
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.03%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) VBScript
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) VCP4
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (6.06%) OpenAM
3 2 (6.06%) vMotion
4 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) CA
5 2 (6.06%) CommVault
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) Bomgar
5 2 (6.06%) ForgeRock
6 1 (3.03%) Altiris
6 1 (3.03%) Intel
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix