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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 7.04% 1.27% 2.63%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £9.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
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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
6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 8.45% 3.80% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £225 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.85%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Intranet

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
1 1 (8.33%) E-Learning
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco