The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Basingstoke region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 18 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.26% 10.37% 3.37%
As % of the System Software category 47.37% 73.53% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Average daily rate £300 £338 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +275.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.13 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -17.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.43% 14.11% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 10
Average daily rate £240 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -14.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
Hampshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) MS Office
3 14 (35.90%) Windows XP
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (33.33%) ITIL
5 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.08%) VMware
8 8 (20.51%) SLA
9 7 (17.95%) DNS
9 7 (17.95%) Finance
9 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.38%) WAN
10 6 (15.38%) SQL
10 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 6 (15.38%) LAN
10 6 (15.38%) Citrix
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (12.82%) SAN
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.82%) VPN
11 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
11 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (10.26%) Wireless
12 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
12 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.26%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Office
2 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) DNS
2 6 (15.38%) WAN
2 6 (15.38%) LAN
3 5 (12.82%) SAN
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
4 4 (10.26%) Wireless
4 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
4 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.26%) SSL
5 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (2.56%) Intranet
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) Extranet
6 1 (2.56%) DMZ
6 1 (2.56%) SMTP
6 1 (2.56%) WLAN
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.56%) Hudson
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) IT Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Field Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) IPTV
3 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows XP
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.56%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.69%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) CCDP
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) McAfee
4 3 (7.69%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 3 (7.69%) Lumension
4 3 (7.69%) Veeam
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Lotus
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Intel
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Polycom
6 1 (2.56%) Google
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