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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 77 90 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.55% 8.51% 6.40%
As % of the System Software category 70.00% 61.22% 63.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 14
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£225 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £287
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.21 £17.10 £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
110 147 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.35% 13.91% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 36
Average daily rate £314 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.27 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £9.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.21 £18.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 September 2014.

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
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 23 September 2014. 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 -12 51 £293 -18.75% 13
High Wycombe +3 9 £178 -58.23% 3
Aylesbury +2 1 - - 2
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Bletchley - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 139 (81.29%) Windows
2 91 (53.22%) Microsoft
3 62 (36.26%) Windows 7
4 42 (24.56%) VMware
4 42 (24.56%) Windows XP
5 41 (23.98%) MS Excel
6 35 (20.47%) MS Exchange
6 35 (20.47%) ITIL
7 34 (19.88%) Finance
8 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (18.13%) MS Office
10 29 (16.96%) Security Cleared
10 29 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (15.79%) Citrix
12 26 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (15.20%) SC Cleared
13 25 (14.62%) Migration
14 22 (12.87%) Blackberry
15 21 (12.28%) SLA
15 21 (12.28%) SCCM
16 20 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (11.70%) NetApp
17 19 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 18 (10.53%) Hyper-V
19 17 (9.94%) MCSE
20 16 (9.36%) SAN
20 16 (9.36%) Remedy
20 16 (9.36%) iSCSI
21 15 (8.77%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 35 (20.47%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.43%) IIS
7 8 (4.68%) Apache
7 8 (4.68%) Lync
8 7 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.75%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) Moodle
10 1 (0.58%) SAS
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 41 (23.98%) MS Excel
2 31 (18.13%) MS Office
3 7 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.36%) SAN
1 16 (9.36%) iSCSI
2 14 (8.19%) LDAP
3 10 (5.85%) NAS
4 9 (5.26%) LAN
5 8 (4.68%) WAN
6 7 (4.09%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.92%) ATM
9 4 (2.34%) Broadband
9 4 (2.34%) VPN
9 4 (2.34%) DNS
9 4 (2.34%) Firewall
9 4 (2.34%) BIG-IP
9 4 (2.34%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.75%) Network Security
10 3 (1.75%) MPLS
10 3 (1.75%) DSL
10 3 (1.75%) VoIP
11 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.58%) OLAP
4 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 34 (19.88%) Finance
2 13 (7.60%) Banking
3 5 (2.92%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.75%) French Language
4 3 (1.75%) German Language
5 2 (1.17%) Back Office
5 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.17%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (34.50%) Analyst
2 21 (12.28%) Help Desk Analyst
3 18 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 18 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 16 (9.36%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Service Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) Help Desk Support
7 11 (6.43%) Consultant
8 10 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.09%) Administrator
9 7 (4.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 7 (4.09%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (4.09%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.92%) Team Leader
11 5 (2.92%) Desktop Support
11 5 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.92%) Windows Administrator
11 5 (2.92%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.68%) LAMP
2 3 (1.75%) .NET
3 2 (1.17%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.58%) WAMP
4 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.87%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.26%) Clustering
3 8 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.34%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.75%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.75%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.17%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) PKI
7 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.58%) PDA
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 139 (81.29%) Windows
2 62 (36.26%) Windows 7
3 42 (24.56%) Windows XP
4 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (7.60%) Linux
7 12 (7.02%) Windows 2000
7 12 (7.02%) Android
8 11 (6.43%) CentOS
9 10 (5.85%) Windows NT
9 10 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (5.26%) Ubuntu
10 9 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 9 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (4.09%) UNIX
11 7 (4.09%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.47%) ITIL
2 25 (14.62%) Migration
3 13 (7.60%) Problem Management
4 12 (7.02%) Change Management
5 8 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.09%) Project Management
7 6 (3.51%) Service Management
7 6 (3.51%) Incident Management
8 5 (2.92%) Project Planning
8 5 (2.92%) Logistics
9 4 (2.34%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (1.75%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (1.75%) Change Control
10 3 (1.75%) Capacity Management
11 2 (1.17%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.17%) ITSM
12 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2
12 1 (0.58%) Data Modelling
12 1 (0.58%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.77%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.19%) VBScript
3 5 (2.92%) SQL
4 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.17%) C#
5 2 (1.17%) VB
5 2 (1.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.58%) Java
6 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.20%) SC Cleared
2 26 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (9.94%) MCSE
4 11 (6.43%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.43%) Degree
5 6 (3.51%) MCP
6 3 (1.75%) MCITP
6 3 (1.75%) MCSA
6 3 (1.75%) CCNA
6 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.17%) MCDST
7 2 (1.17%) MCTS
8 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.58%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.28%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) QA
System Software
1 29 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.19%) NFS
4 12 (7.02%) VMware ESX
4 12 (7.02%) vSphere
5 10 (5.85%) XenApp
6 9 (5.26%) Sendmail
6 9 (5.26%) Terminal Services
7 8 (4.68%) Squid
7 8 (4.68%) Postfix
8 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (4.09%) ISA Server
9 5 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.75%) Xen
10 3 (1.75%) NLBS
11 2 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.58%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (12.28%) SCCM
2 8 (4.68%) SCOM
2 8 (4.68%) BladeLogic
2 8 (4.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 7 (4.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (2.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.75%) WSUS
5 3 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.17%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.17%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.17%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 91 (53.22%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.56%) VMware
3 27 (15.79%) Citrix
4 20 (11.70%) NetApp
5 16 (9.36%) Remedy
6 14 (8.19%) Cisco
7 11 (6.43%) Symantec
7 11 (6.43%) MobileIron
8 10 (5.85%) ServiceNow
8 10 (5.85%) Intel
9 9 (5.26%) HP
10 8 (4.68%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.51%) EMC
11 6 (3.51%) RightFax
11 6 (3.51%) IronPort
12 3 (1.75%) Veeam
12 3 (1.75%) SAP
12 3 (1.75%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.75%) Lotus
13 2 (1.17%) QNX
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