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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 9.77% 6.74% 3.45%
As % of the System Software category 92.86% 100.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£393 £338 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.29% +77.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £338 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £338 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £265
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.45% +1.72%
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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
14 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 10.53% 6.74% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Average daily rate £393 £338 £123
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.29% +175.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (46.67%) MS Office
6 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
7 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (36.67%) SCCM
9 8 (26.67%) iPhone
9 8 (26.67%) iPad
9 8 (26.67%) Lync
9 8 (26.67%) MCSE
9 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) Mac OS X
10 7 (23.33%) Office 365
11 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) HP
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.00%) VMware
12 5 (16.67%) Citrix
12 5 (16.67%) Avaya
12 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 5 (16.67%) B2B
12 5 (16.67%) MCSA
12 5 (16.67%) LAN
12 5 (16.67%) VoIP
12 5 (16.67%) Sonus
12 5 (16.67%) Office Communications Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 20 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) Lync
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) VoIP
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (10.00%) SNMP
3 3 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Online Betting
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) Deskside Support
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Wintel Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Desktop Support
7 1 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Blackberry
1 8 (26.67%) iPhone
1 8 (26.67%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (23.33%) Mac OS X
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.00%) Linux
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) B2B
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Release Management
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (26.67%) MCSE
3 5 (16.67%) MCSA
3 5 (16.67%) MCTS
3 5 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) UAG
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Sonus
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) Avaya
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint