The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 4 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 22.47% 3.95% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 86.96% 58.33% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate
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£220 £235 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £143 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £279 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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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 Crawley region.

System Software Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 25.84% 6.78% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 7
Average daily rate £250 £400 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.46% +44.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £211 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% -
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 Crawley

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 22 (56.41%) MS Office
4 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
5 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
6 12 (30.77%) ITIL
6 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 11 (28.21%) MCSE
8 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (23.08%) Cisco
9 8 (20.51%) Firewall
9 8 (20.51%) VMware
10 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (17.95%) DNS
10 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
10 7 (17.95%) DHCP
10 7 (17.95%) SCCM
11 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (15.38%) VoIP
11 6 (15.38%) CCNA
11 6 (15.38%) MCP
11 6 (15.38%) Linux
11 6 (15.38%) Wireless
12 5 (12.82%) SAN
12 5 (12.82%) SQL
12 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (10.26%) Coaching

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.26%) Lync
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.13%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (56.41%) MS Office
2 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.95%) DNS
2 7 (17.95%) DHCP
3 6 (15.38%) VoIP
3 6 (15.38%) Wireless
4 5 (12.82%) SAN
5 4 (10.26%) MPLS
5 4 (10.26%) VPN
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (10.26%) LAN
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
7 2 (5.13%) PBX
7 2 (5.13%) LDAP
7 2 (5.13%) SNMP
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.56%) DMVPN
8 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Support Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (10.26%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.38%) Linux
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (10.26%) Coaching
3 3 (7.69%) Network Management
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
4 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) Logistics
5 1 (2.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.56%) Release Management
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.21%) MCSE
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (15.38%) MCP
4 6 (15.38%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) CISSP
5 4 (10.26%) MCSA
5 4 (10.26%) CEH
5 4 (10.26%) MCTS
5 4 (10.26%) MCITP
6 3 (7.69%) CCNP
7 2 (5.13%) MCDST
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) Nessus
3 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Qualys
4 4 (10.26%) McAfee
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Lotus
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 2 (5.13%) Kaseya
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.56%) Apple