The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bracknell region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 30 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.09% 13.88% 9.52%
As % of the System Software category 63.83% 49.15% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate £314 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 59 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.24% 28.23% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 1
Average daily rate £314 £340 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
Berkshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 32 (57.14%) VMware
3 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
4 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (44.64%) SC Cleared
6 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
7 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (33.93%) Migration
9 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (30.36%) SQL
10 17 (30.36%) Oracle
11 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
12 12 (21.43%) Citrix
12 12 (21.43%) Windows XP
12 12 (21.43%) HP
12 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 11 (19.64%) MS Office
13 11 (19.64%) DHCP
14 10 (17.86%) Cisco
14 10 (17.86%) LAN
15 9 (16.07%) Validation
15 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
15 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database
15 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
15 9 (16.07%) vSphere
16 8 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
16 8 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
17 7 (12.50%) DNS
17 7 (12.50%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.14%) Lync
2 4 (7.14%) Zimbra
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Office
2 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) DHCP
2 10 (17.86%) LAN
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.36%) WAN
5 3 (5.36%) VLAN
6 2 (3.57%) Firewall
7 1 (1.79%) VoIP
7 1 (1.79%) SAN
7 1 (1.79%) VRRP
7 1 (1.79%) OSPF
7 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.79%) Hudson
2 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Test Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) Architect
4 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Server Support
6 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Messaging Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Network Support
9 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
3 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.57%) UNIX
7 2 (3.57%) Solaris
7 2 (3.57%) Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Migration
2 9 (16.07%) Validation
3 8 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (12.50%) Release Management
5 5 (8.93%) Software Deployment
6 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.14%) Software Distribution
7 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.57%) High Availability
9 1 (1.79%) SIEM
9 1 (1.79%) Protective Monitoring
9 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.79%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.79%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
3 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) SC Cleared
1 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCITP
System Software
1 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) vSphere
3 6 (10.71%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (12.50%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) SCOM
4 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) VMware
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 17 (30.36%) Oracle
4 12 (21.43%) Citrix
4 12 (21.43%) HP
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (8.93%) Becrypt
7 4 (7.14%) CA
7 4 (7.14%) Lotus
8 2 (3.57%) Veritas
8 2 (3.57%) SAP
8 2 (3.57%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) IBM
9 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.79%) Mitel
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