The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 5.71% 9.09% 58.82%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £225 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £225 £380
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 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 Dunstable region.

System Software Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 5.71% 9.09% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Average daily rate £413 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £225 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £225 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Dunstable

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Dunstable

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix