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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 17 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.20% 12.33% 8.06%
As % of the System Software category 54.84% 82.35% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£150 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -26.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.80
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
31 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.14% 14.98% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 8
Average daily rate £378 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.29% -26.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
5 13 (41.94%) VMware
6 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
6 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
6 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
7 11 (35.48%) DNS
7 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
8 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
8 9 (29.03%) DHCP
8 9 (29.03%) ITIL
8 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (25.81%) Migration
10 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
10 7 (22.58%) Linux
10 7 (22.58%) HP
10 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (19.35%) MCITP
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 6 (19.35%) MCSE
11 6 (19.35%) MS Office
11 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (16.13%) SCCM
13 4 (12.90%) Software Packaging
13 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
13 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
3 3 (9.68%) Lync
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.68%) Zimbra
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
2 11 (35.48%) DNS
3 9 (29.03%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Military
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Service Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
5 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) UNIX
7 2 (6.45%) Solaris
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Validation
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) C
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) MCITP
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCSE
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCA
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 7 (22.58%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Lotus
4 3 (9.68%) CA
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) BMC
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
Bracknell, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago