The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 8.33% 10.81% 9.68%
As % of the System Software category 54.55% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£150 £295 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.15% +31.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.75 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.77% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.50 £13.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.91% -4.68%
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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 Bath region.

System Software Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 15.28% 10.81% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate £288 £295 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.54% +31.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.83% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £15.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £15.50 £13.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Bath region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Bath region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Active Directory
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
1 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware