The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford 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 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 8 5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford - 7.14% 19.23%
As % of the System Software category - 75.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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- £125 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -64.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.90
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
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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 Chelmsford region.

System Software Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford - 9.52% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate - £143 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -59.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 1 (9.09%) French Language
6 1 (9.09%) GNVQ
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Cacti
6 1 (9.09%) Nimsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Opsview
6 1 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (9.09%) Publishing
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) OVSD
6 1 (9.09%) Local Government
6 1 (9.09%) MCDST
6 1 (9.09%) MCP
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CA
6 1 (9.09%) NHS
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) French Language
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) GNVQ
1 1 (9.09%) MCDST
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cacti
1 1 (9.09%) Opsview
1 1 (9.09%) OVSD
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Nimsoft
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) HP