The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.07% 5.49% 1.31%
As % of the System Software category 44.00% 52.63% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
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£211 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Active Directory
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.52% 10.44% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Average daily rate £300 £290 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -31.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +2 7 £140 +55.55% 5
Poole -7 1 £258 -57.08% 2
Dorchester - - - -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
5 12 (36.36%) Migration
5 12 (36.36%) Clustering
6 10 (30.30%) VMware
6 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (27.27%) DNS
7 9 (27.27%) Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
9 7 (21.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
9 7 (21.21%) SSH
9 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
9 7 (21.21%) SCCM
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (21.21%) Korn
9 7 (21.21%) OO
9 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) UNIX
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.21%) PHP
9 7 (21.21%) HTTPS
9 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
9 7 (21.21%) WAN
9 7 (21.21%) VMS
9 7 (21.21%) NFS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (21.21%) Apache
4 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) SSH
2 7 (21.21%) HTTPS
2 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 7 (21.21%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) PuTTY
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) ADSL
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.15%) JasperReports
2 5 (15.15%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Wintel Support
4 4 (12.12%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) JDBC
1 6 (18.18%) Laravel
2 5 (15.15%) DAO
2 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) CSS
2 5 (15.15%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Clustering
2 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
4 7 (21.21%) UNIX
4 7 (21.21%) VMS
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) OO
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Validation
3 5 (15.15%) Change Control
3 5 (15.15%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
2 7 (21.21%) Korn
2 7 (21.21%) PHP
3 6 (18.18%) Perl
4 5 (15.15%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (21.21%) NFS
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
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