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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.02% 5.98% 2.68%
As % of the System Software category 52.94% 52.38% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate
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£281 £279 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% -7.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £13.87 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
17 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.59% 11.41% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 1
Average daily rate £313 £216 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -27.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £39.25 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.44% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £13.32 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £22.50 £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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
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 27 March 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (21.05%) Firewall
8 4 (21.05%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) EMC
9 3 (15.79%) HP
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.79%) DHCP
9 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
9 3 (15.79%) SAS
9 3 (15.79%) MCSE
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.79%) NAS
9 3 (15.79%) iSCSI

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.79%) SAS
5 2 (10.53%) IIS
5 2 (10.53%) Lync
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
4 3 (15.79%) NAS
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) Extranet
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Validation
2 2 (10.53%) Document Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) vMotion
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
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