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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 16.67% 9.52% 25.44%
As % of the System Software category 81.25% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 20
Median daily rate £300 £406 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.10% +70.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +1.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
West Sussex

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
32 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 20.51% 14.29% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 20
Median daily rate £400 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £355 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +1.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Crawley region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 37 (77.08%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
3 16 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (29.17%) ITIL
4 14 (29.17%) Finance
5 13 (27.08%) Firewall
5 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
6 12 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (20.83%) Windows XP
8 9 (18.75%) Migration
8 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (16.67%) Security Management
9 8 (16.67%) Information Security
9 8 (16.67%) LAN
9 8 (16.67%) WAN
10 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
10 7 (14.58%) CISSP
10 7 (14.58%) VMware
11 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
11 6 (12.50%) SCCM
11 6 (12.50%) HP
11 6 (12.50%) Citrix
11 6 (12.50%) Intel Security
11 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 5 (10.42%) Windows 10
12 5 (10.42%) VBScript

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.25%) Yammer
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) LAN
2 8 (16.67%) WAN
3 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) BIG-IP
4 4 (8.33%) DHCP
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
4 4 (8.33%) Extranet
5 3 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (4.17%) FTP
6 2 (4.17%) HTTP
6 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.17%) ICMP
6 2 (4.17%) LDAP
6 2 (4.17%) SSL
6 2 (4.17%) VoIP
6 2 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
2 2 (4.17%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Desktop Support
6 5 (10.42%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Information Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (8.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) REST
1 2 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.33%) PKI
4 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.42%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.17%) Linux
8 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.08%) VMS
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Migration
3 8 (16.67%) Information Security
3 8 (16.67%) Security Management
4 4 (8.33%) Coaching
4 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.25%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.25%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.17%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (4.17%) Data Security
6 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.08%) Email Filtering
7 1 (2.08%) Security Auditing
7 1 (2.08%) Server Building
7 1 (2.08%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (2.08%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.42%) VBScript
3 2 (4.17%) Tcl
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) CISSP
2 4 (8.33%) CISA
2 4 (8.33%) CRISC
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) SANS
5 1 (2.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) XenApp
2 3 (6.25%) BitLocker
2 3 (6.25%) ISA Server
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.25%) MOM
4 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 6 (12.50%) Citrix
3 6 (12.50%) HP
3 6 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (8.33%) Dell
4 4 (8.33%) F5
5 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Meraki
5 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.08%) Qualys
6 1 (2.08%) Splunk