The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 60 106 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.72% 8.87% 6.93%
As % of the System Software category 58.25% 65.03% 56.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £288 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £129 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.25 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -3.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £9.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.91 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
103 163 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.10% 13.64% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 38
Average daily rate £400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £136.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -19 39 £350 +7.69% 13
Buckingham - 4 - -
High Wycombe -13 3 £400 +68.42% 6
Aylesbury +1 1 - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 104 (83.87%) Windows
2 58 (46.77%) Microsoft
3 45 (36.29%) Windows 7
4 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (29.84%) VMware
6 35 (28.23%) ITIL
7 32 (25.81%) MS Excel
8 29 (23.39%) Citrix
8 29 (23.39%) Finance
9 27 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (20.97%) Security Cleared
10 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (19.35%) SC Cleared
11 24 (19.35%) Hyper-V
12 22 (17.74%) SCCM
12 22 (17.74%) Windows XP
13 19 (15.32%) DNS
14 18 (14.52%) PowerShell
15 17 (13.71%) MS Office
16 16 (12.90%) Windows 2000
16 16 (12.90%) SLA
16 16 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (11.29%) Change Management
17 14 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (10.48%) DHCP
18 13 (10.48%) MS Exchange
18 13 (10.48%) SQL
19 12 (9.68%) Linux
19 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
19 12 (9.68%) Migration

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (10.48%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.87%) IIS
3 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.42%) SAS
7 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.81%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.71%) MS Office
3 9 (7.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.32%) DNS
2 13 (10.48%) DHCP
3 11 (8.87%) WAN
3 11 (8.87%) LAN
4 9 (7.26%) ATM
5 7 (5.65%) SAN
6 6 (4.84%) iSCSI
6 6 (4.84%) NAS
7 5 (4.03%) VPN
8 4 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.23%) Internet
8 4 (3.23%) 3G
8 4 (3.23%) VoIP
8 4 (3.23%) 4G
9 3 (2.42%) BIG-IP
9 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.42%) Firewall
10 2 (1.61%) Broadband
10 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.42%) OLAP
3 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) Base SAS
General
1 29 (23.39%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.61%) Back Office
5 2 (1.61%) Electronics
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (23.39%) Analyst
2 20 (16.13%) Support Engineer
3 16 (12.90%) Consultant
4 14 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (9.68%) Service Analyst
6 9 (7.26%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.45%) Desktop Support
7 8 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Citrix Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Active Directory Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.03%) Administrator
10 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (4.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (4.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) .NET
2 3 (2.42%) Web Services
3 2 (1.61%) XML
3 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Blackberry
1 8 (6.45%) Clustering
2 7 (5.65%) User Experience
3 6 (4.84%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.03%) NHS
5 4 (3.23%) PKI
6 3 (2.42%) Replication
6 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.61%) DTV
8 1 (0.81%) FMCG
8 1 (0.81%) Telematics
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 104 (83.87%) Windows
2 45 (36.29%) Windows 7
3 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (17.74%) Windows XP
6 16 (12.90%) Windows 2000
7 14 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (9.68%) Linux
9 11 (8.87%) UNIX
10 10 (8.06%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (8.06%) Windows NT
11 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
11 4 (3.23%) CentOS
12 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.23%) ITIL
2 16 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (11.29%) Change Management
4 12 (9.68%) Migration
5 11 (8.87%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (7.26%) Logistics
7 7 (5.65%) Project Planning
7 7 (5.65%) Release Management
8 5 (4.03%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.03%) Change Control
8 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.23%) Service Management
9 4 (3.23%) Process Improvement
10 3 (2.42%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.42%) QMS
10 3 (2.42%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.42%) Analytics
10 3 (2.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.52%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.48%) SQL
3 7 (5.65%) VBScript
4 5 (4.03%) VB
5 4 (3.23%) C#
6 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.81%) C
7 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 24 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.87%) MCSE
5 6 (4.84%) MCP
6 5 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.03%) Degree
7 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.42%) MCSA
9 2 (1.61%) CCNP
9 2 (1.61%) CCNA
9 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.81%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.81%) CCA
10 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.81%) CCEA
10 1 (0.81%) MCTS
10 1 (0.81%) MCITP
10 1 (0.81%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.06%) XenApp
3 10 (8.06%) vSphere
4 8 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 8 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 7 (5.65%) Terminal Services
6 6 (4.84%) NFS
7 4 (3.23%) Firmware
7 4 (3.23%) ISA Server
7 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (3.23%) BitLocker
8 3 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.81%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (17.74%) SCCM
2 10 (8.06%) SCOM
3 8 (6.45%) AirWatch
4 7 (5.65%) XenMobile
5 6 (4.84%) BladeLogic
6 3 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.42%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.61%) OVSD
7 2 (1.61%) WSUS
7 2 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 58 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 37 (29.84%) VMware
3 29 (23.39%) Citrix
4 11 (8.87%) Cisco
4 11 (8.87%) HP
5 8 (6.45%) NetApp
6 7 (5.65%) Remedy
7 5 (4.03%) Dell
7 5 (4.03%) Intel
8 4 (3.23%) AppSense
9 3 (2.42%) F5
9 3 (2.42%) Symantec
10 2 (1.61%) SAP
10 2 (1.61%) Mitel
10 2 (1.61%) GFI Software
11 1 (0.81%) Altiris
11 1 (0.81%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.81%) Websense
11 1 (0.81%) QNX
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