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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.76% 2.63% 2.60%
As % of the System Software category 93.10% 50.00% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate
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£108 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.16% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £260 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £320 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £280 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.73 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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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
29 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 11.55% 5.26% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
Average daily rate £238 £313 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £229 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.73 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 20 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 17 (47.22%) ITIL
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
7 10 (27.78%) VMware
7 10 (27.78%) Software Packaging
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) MS Office
8 8 (22.22%) Citrix
9 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (16.67%) DHCP
9 6 (16.67%) DNS
10 4 (11.11%) Cisco
10 4 (11.11%) MCP
10 4 (11.11%) CCA
10 4 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (11.11%) XenApp
10 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
11 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
11 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (8.33%) SAN
11 3 (8.33%) SLA
11 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
11 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (5.56%) Validation
12 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DHCP
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) Extranet
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Service Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.78%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.78%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 20 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 2 (5.56%) Validation
3 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.78%) Document Management
3 1 (2.78%) Migration
3 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCP
2 4 (11.11%) CCA
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) MCTS
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) XenApp
1 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) XenServer
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) NetCrunch
2 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) McAfee
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