The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Greenwich region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich - - 10.00%
As % of the System Software category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 100.00% 16.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £387 £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -3.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
London

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya