The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 15 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.62% 6.41% 19.50%
As % of the System Software category 55.00% 46.88% 58.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £328 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +48.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £268 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.88 £182.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.80% -84.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.50
Active Directory
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

System Software Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 32 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.40% 13.68% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
Average daily rate £425 £300 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £405 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.88 £182.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.80% -84.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 38 (79.17%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (37.50%) VMware
5 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (29.17%) HP
6 14 (29.17%) vSphere
7 13 (27.08%) Migration
7 13 (27.08%) Windows 7
8 12 (25.00%) DHCP
8 12 (25.00%) DNS
8 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 11 (22.92%) SCCM
9 11 (22.92%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 8 (16.67%) VB
11 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
13 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 5 (10.42%) Customer Engagement
14 5 (10.42%) Firewall
14 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
14 5 (10.42%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.42%) IIS
4 5 (10.42%) Lync
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.08%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
1 3 (6.25%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) DHCP
1 12 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 5 (10.42%) WAN
3 5 (10.42%) LAN
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (6.25%) PBX
4 3 (6.25%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Server Support
3 10 (20.83%) Server Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Server Support Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Exchange Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Test Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (4.17%) Voice Specialist
10 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
1 2 (4.17%) XML
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) COM
2 1 (2.08%) COM+
2 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Clustering
1 3 (6.25%) IVR
2 2 (4.17%) iPad
2 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) iPhone
2 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (27.08%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Migration
2 5 (10.42%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL
3 3 (6.25%) CRM
3 3 (6.25%) Network Design
3 3 (6.25%) Operations Management
3 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
4 2 (4.17%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.08%) SOA
5 1 (2.08%) Validation
5 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.08%) Release Management
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.08%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) VB
1 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.25%) VBScript
3 2 (4.17%) C
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) MCTS
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.17%) vSphere
3 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) SCCM
1 11 (22.92%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (6.25%) vMotion
2 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.25%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) VMware
3 14 (29.17%) HP
4 5 (10.42%) Dell
4 5 (10.42%) IBM
5 3 (6.25%) Avaya
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) Mitel
5 3 (6.25%) Verint
6 2 (4.17%) Becrypt
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.17%) Apple
6 2 (4.17%) McAfee
7 1 (2.08%) Remedy
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
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