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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 47 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.09% 17.74% 7.69%
As % of the System Software category 68.75% 82.46% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 3
Average daily rate
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£150 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £129 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £360 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
16 57 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.41% 21.51% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 7
Average daily rate £150 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £136 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £385 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (40.74%) Migration
3 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
3 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
5 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
6 8 (29.63%) MS Office
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
7 7 (25.93%) DNS
8 6 (22.22%) DHCP
8 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (18.52%) HP
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
10 4 (14.81%) Lotus
10 4 (14.81%) SCCM
10 4 (14.81%) Zimbra
10 4 (14.81%) Lync
10 4 (14.81%) Office 365
10 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.81%) Zimbra
3 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
3 4 (14.81%) Lync
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) Apache
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 6 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Service Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Messaging Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.70%) Statistics
1 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 2 (7.41%) Software Distribution
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.70%) Release Management
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) CCA
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Lotus
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.11%) CA
5 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix