The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.71% 3.39% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 36.36% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £128
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +292.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £381 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £545 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.42 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.85%
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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 Docklands, London region.

System Software Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.27% 9.32% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 12
Average daily rate £450 £550 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +43.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Sophos
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) vCloud
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Economics
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DMZ
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) International Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Economics
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
1 3 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Sophos
1 3 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) AppSense
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark