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 28 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 13.77% 7.50% 5.39%
As % of the System Software category 90.48% 75.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 7
Average daily rate
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£394 £335 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.53% -21.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £263 £270
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £16.38 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
21 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 15.22% 10.00% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 14
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £185 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £507 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £16.38 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015, 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 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
4 14 (42.42%) VMware
4 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (39.39%) HP
6 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (30.30%) SCCM
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (30.30%) SAN
8 10 (30.30%) ITIL
9 9 (27.27%) MS Office
10 8 (24.24%) Lync
10 8 (24.24%) Office 365
11 7 (21.21%) MCSE
11 7 (21.21%) IIS
12 6 (18.18%) Dell
12 6 (18.18%) DNS
12 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
12 6 (18.18%) Clustering
12 6 (18.18%) WSUS
13 5 (15.15%) MCTS
13 5 (15.15%) MCITP
13 5 (15.15%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (15.15%) Sonus
13 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
13 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) Lync
3 7 (21.21%) IIS
4 5 (15.15%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) VoIP
3 5 (15.15%) DHCP
3 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) SNMP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) DMZ
General
1 5 (15.15%) Back Office
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (15.15%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) iPhone
2 4 (12.12%) iPad
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.09%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.06%) Linux
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) B2B
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.03%) Document Management
4 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.21%) MCSE
3 5 (15.15%) MCSA
3 5 (15.15%) MCTS
3 5 (15.15%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.12%) vSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SCCM
2 6 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 13 (39.39%) HP
4 6 (18.18%) Dell
5 5 (15.15%) Avaya
5 5 (15.15%) Sonus
6 4 (12.12%) IBM
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (6.06%) Citrix
9 1 (3.03%) Apple
9 1 (3.03%) McAfee