The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.41% 8.00% 6.06%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% 66.67% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Median daily rate £425 £188 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £120 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £350 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £264
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Active Directory
East Sussex

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

System Software Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.90% 12.00% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £130 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (33.33%) SAN
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (29.17%) SaaS
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
8 6 (25.00%) Firewall
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
9 5 (20.83%) EMC
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 3 (12.50%) VoIP
11 3 (12.50%) DHCP
11 3 (12.50%) MCSE
11 3 (12.50%) DNS
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (12.50%) VLAN
11 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (12.50%) vMotion

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (29.17%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) DHCP
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) VLAN
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.17%) Skype
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Administrator
2 10 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 6 (25.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support
7 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) CRM
1 2 (8.33%) Document Management
1 2 (8.33%) High Availability
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL
1 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.17%) Change Control
2 1 (4.17%) Change Management
2 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.17%) Information Management
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.17%) ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) SDLC
2 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (4.17%) Time Management
2 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) MCSE
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (12.50%) vMotion
3 2 (8.33%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) EMC
4 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.33%) Acronis
5 2 (8.33%) Avaya
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft