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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.09% 0.85% 4.13%
As % of the System Software category 70.00% 11.11% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£538 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.45% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £275 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £275 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £280 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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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
10 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.70% 7.69% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 16
Average daily rate £575 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £343 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £540 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

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 22 August 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
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) SCCM
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) vCloud
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Sophos
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) CA
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) Economics
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (11.11%) E-Discovery
6 1 (11.11%) Basel III
6 1 (11.11%) Lync
6 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
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%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) International Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Economics
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) E-Discovery
2 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (11.11%) Basel III
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
1 3 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) F5
1 3 (33.33%) Sophos
2 2 (22.22%) CA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) CommVault
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco