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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.92% 6.96% 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 51.61% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Average daily rate
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£343 £200 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.25% -37.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £159 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £272 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £279 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Average hourly rate £12.13 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.37% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.88 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £15.25 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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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
36 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.22% 13.48% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 11
Average daily rate £338 £425 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +33.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £192 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Average hourly rate £12.13 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.37% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £15.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (37.84%) SCCM
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Symantec
6 10 (27.03%) MS Office
6 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
7 8 (21.62%) Citrix
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (18.92%) MCSE
8 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
9 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (10.81%) Migration
10 4 (10.81%) VMware
10 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
10 4 (10.81%) NAS
10 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
11 3 (8.11%) Finance
11 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (8.11%) SAP
11 3 (8.11%) SQL
11 3 (8.11%) Linux
11 3 (8.11%) ITIL
11 3 (8.11%) UNIX
11 3 (8.11%) SAN
11 3 (8.11%) NetApp
11 3 (8.11%) Oracle

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) NAS
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Administrator
2 6 (16.22%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Project Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
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 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.70%) Software Distribution
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
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.70%) Time Management
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Winbatch
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) MCSE
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) 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 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Symantec
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) NetApp
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 3 (8.11%) SAP
6 2 (5.41%) Intel
6 2 (5.41%) Clearswift
6 2 (5.41%) Proofpoint
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £90 - £110 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago