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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 24 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.95% 7.51% 5.21%
As % of the System Software category 64.86% 59.26% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £313 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £331 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £419 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £266
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +50.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +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
37 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.25% 12.68% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 18
Median daily rate £313 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £379 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +50.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
3 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (43.86%) Windows 7
5 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 21 (36.84%) VMware
7 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
8 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (33.33%) SCCM
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle
10 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
10 14 (24.56%) Hyper-V
11 13 (22.81%) SQL
11 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (21.05%) VBScript
12 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
13 11 (19.30%) VB
14 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
15 9 (15.79%) Linux
16 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
16 8 (14.04%) Cisco
16 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
16 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (14.04%) Windows 10
17 7 (12.28%) Open Source
17 7 (12.28%) SCOM
17 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
17 7 (12.28%) MS Office

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 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) DNS
3 2 (3.51%) SSL
3 2 (3.51%) VPN
3 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.75%) MPLS
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Military
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.02%) IT Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support
8 3 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Management Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.75%) PKI
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (43.86%) Windows 7
4 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (15.79%) Linux
8 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (14.04%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
1 7 (12.28%) Open Source
2 6 (10.53%) Email Management
3 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (7.02%) Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Change Control
5 3 (5.26%) ITIL
5 3 (5.26%) Wealth Management
6 2 (3.51%) High Availability
6 2 (3.51%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (3.51%) Information Security
6 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.51%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.75%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 12 (21.05%) VBScript
4 11 (19.30%) VB
5 1 (1.75%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) VCP4
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (24.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (33.33%) SCCM
2 7 (12.28%) SCOM
3 6 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.51%) SCSM
5 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.75%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.75%) vMotion
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 21 (36.84%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) Oracle
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco
4 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.53%) Bomgar
5 6 (10.53%) Borland
6 4 (7.02%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) CA
7 2 (3.51%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.51%) Proofpoint
8 1 (1.75%) Citrix
8 1 (1.75%) CommVault
8 1 (1.75%) Google
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp