The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 52 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.61% 3.43% 3.21%
As % of the System Software category 65.00% 44.12% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 6
Average daily rate
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£130 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £398 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Active Directory
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
80 68 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.63% 7.77% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 14
Average daily rate £475 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 93 (88.57%) Windows
2 53 (50.48%) Microsoft
3 49 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 41 (39.05%) MS Office
5 29 (27.62%) Citrix
6 28 (26.67%) VMware
7 26 (24.76%) Windows XP
8 24 (22.86%) MS Exchange
8 24 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (18.10%) Office 365
10 19 (18.10%) SCCM
11 17 (16.19%) MS Excel
11 17 (16.19%) ITIL
12 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.43%) Cisco
14 11 (10.48%) SLA
14 11 (10.48%) Linux
14 11 (10.48%) Migration
14 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (10.48%) Puppet
14 11 (10.48%) CentOS
15 10 (9.52%) Lync
15 10 (9.52%) LAN
15 10 (9.52%) WAN
16 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
16 9 (8.57%) IIS
16 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (7.62%) Ansible

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.52%) Lync
3 9 (8.57%) IIS
3 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.71%) nginx
5 6 (5.71%) Apache
6 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.76%) IBM Notes
6 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.81%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.86%) Confluence
8 3 (2.86%) MediaWiki
9 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.95%) GroupWise
Applications
1 41 (39.05%) MS Office
2 17 (16.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.10%) Office 365
2 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) LAN
1 10 (9.52%) WAN
2 7 (6.67%) Firewall
2 7 (6.67%) VoIP
2 7 (6.67%) VPN
2 7 (6.67%) DNS
3 5 (4.76%) DHCP
4 4 (3.81%) SAN
4 4 (3.81%) LDAP
5 2 (1.90%) Broadband
5 2 (1.90%) Intranet
6 1 (0.95%) Internet
6 1 (0.95%) X.500
6 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.81%) MarkLogic
4 3 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Hudson
1 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.86%) Subversion
2 3 (2.86%) JIRA
2 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.95%) MSI
3 1 (0.95%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (4.76%) German Language
2 4 (3.81%) Polish Language
3 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.86%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) French Language
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Analyst
2 22 (20.95%) Service Desk Analyst
3 21 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 14 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (10.48%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Desktop Support
8 7 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Administrator
9 6 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 5 (4.76%) Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.81%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) Web Services
2 4 (3.81%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.76%) Clustering
4 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.86%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.86%) Wiki
5 3 (2.86%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.90%) NHS
6 2 (1.90%) Statistics
7 1 (0.95%) DTV
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 93 (88.57%) Windows
2 49 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 26 (24.76%) Windows XP
4 24 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.48%) Linux
7 11 (10.48%) CentOS
8 8 (7.62%) Windows Vista
9 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 7 (6.67%) Debian
10 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.81%) Fedora
12 3 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) ITIL
2 11 (10.48%) Migration
3 7 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (6.67%) DevOps
4 6 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.81%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.86%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.86%) ITSM
7 3 (2.86%) Build Automation
8 2 (1.90%) Business Transformation
8 2 (1.90%) Software Distribution
8 2 (1.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.90%) TOGAF
8 2 (1.90%) Problem Management
9 1 (0.95%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (0.95%) Programme Management
9 1 (0.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
1 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (6.67%) Perl
2 7 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (2.86%) Ruby
3 3 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.95%) VBScript
4 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.86%) MCSE
2 3 (2.86%) CCNA
2 3 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) MCSA
4 1 (0.95%) MCT
4 1 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.95%) MCP
4 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.95%) CCEE
4 1 (0.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.62%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.71%) Postfix
3 6 (5.71%) Samba
3 6 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.81%) XenApp
5 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.86%) iptables
5 3 (2.86%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.90%) Xen
7 1 (0.95%) vSphere
7 1 (0.95%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (18.10%) SCCM
2 11 (10.48%) Puppet
3 8 (7.62%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.62%) Ansible
4 5 (4.76%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.86%) Salt
5 3 (2.86%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.90%) SCOM
7 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.95%) MOM
7 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.95%) WSUS
7 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) Microsoft
2 29 (27.62%) Citrix
3 28 (26.67%) VMware
4 12 (11.43%) Cisco
5 8 (7.62%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.67%) NetApp
7 6 (5.71%) Lotus
8 4 (3.81%) Oracle
8 4 (3.81%) AppSense
9 3 (2.86%) CA
9 3 (2.86%) Wyse
9 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.86%) Symantec
9 3 (2.86%) McAfee
10 2 (1.90%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.95%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.95%) Meraki
11 1 (0.95%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (0.95%) Autodesk
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