The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 13 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.00% 4.85% 7.48%
As % of the System Software category 72.22% 45.45% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Median daily rate £243 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.14% -12.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.48% -26.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Active Directory
Surrey

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

System Software Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
18 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.00% 10.68% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 7
Median daily rate £280 £369 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £313 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.48% -26.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Citrix
2 11 (45.83%) XenApp
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) SCCM
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) SAN
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
9 4 (16.67%) Veeam
9 4 (16.67%) vSphere
9 4 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (16.67%) SCOM
9 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
9 4 (16.67%) DHCP
9 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) MS Office
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.67%) EMC

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Intranet
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) DMZ
5 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) Skype
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.33%) EMC VNX
4 2 (8.33%) NHS
5 1 (4.17%) BYOD
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
5 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) Application Discovery
5 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) XenApp
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) DFS Replication
4 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Citrix
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) arcserve
4 4 (16.67%) EMC
4 4 (16.67%) Veeam
5 3 (12.50%) Apple
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow