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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.47% 4.93% 5.91%
As % of the System Software category 55.00% 35.71% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Average daily rate
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£331 £375 £206
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £375 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
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
20 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.95% 13.79% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 14
Average daily rate £388 £319 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% -24.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (32.14%) MS Office
5 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) ITIL
6 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 7 (25.00%) SCCM
8 6 (21.43%) Wireless
8 6 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (21.43%) HP
8 6 (21.43%) Linux
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) VBScript
10 4 (14.29%) IIS
10 4 (14.29%) Server Hardening
11 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
11 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
11 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
11 3 (10.71%) VB
11 3 (10.71%) Perl

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) OpenShift
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
2 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) DB2
2 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) StarTeam
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.57%) NuGet
2 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 6 (21.43%) Support Technician
3 4 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) SailPoint
1 2 (7.14%) XACML
1 2 (7.14%) OpenID
1 2 (7.14%) OAuth
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) XHTML
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) SAML
2 1 (3.57%) XSL
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) SecurID
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Server Hardening
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Coaching
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) CAD
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 3 (10.71%) VB
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
2 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) RHCA
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) RHCE
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.14%) OpenAM
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) ForgeRock
6 2 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) Borland
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) CommVault