The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 16.13% 3.85% -
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.33 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.80
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.37%
Active Directory
Essex

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

System Software Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 22.58% 15.38% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Average daily rate £275 £300 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

Active Directory
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle