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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.17% 6.98% 4.38%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 81.82% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £425 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +88.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.43 £17.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% +58.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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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 Guildford region.

System Software Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.50% 8.53% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 18
Average daily rate £363 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £343 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.43 £17.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% +58.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) VMware
4 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 10 (33.33%) DNS
4 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (26.67%) DHCP
6 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL
7 7 (23.33%) Sophos
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.67%) Lync
9 5 (16.67%) SCCM
9 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
9 5 (16.67%) MS Office
9 5 (16.67%) SAN
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (16.67%) HP
10 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
10 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
10 4 (13.33%) Dell
10 4 (13.33%) EMC

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (16.67%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 5 (16.67%) SAN
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) LAN
5 3 (10.00%) Firewall
5 3 (10.00%) WAN
5 3 (10.00%) NAS
6 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.67%) VPN
6 2 (6.67%) Intranet
7 1 (3.33%) MPLS
7 1 (3.33%) SSL
7 1 (3.33%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) IPsec
7 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Server Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
1 4 (13.33%) PKI
2 3 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Informatics
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Network Management
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.33%) Change Control
5 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.33%) HND
4 4 (13.33%) MCSE
5 3 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.67%) MCSA
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (3.33%) CCDA
7 1 (3.33%) CISSP
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
1 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
2 4 (13.33%) ARCserve
2 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (13.33%) WSUS
3 3 (10.00%) ZENworks
3 3 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix
4 7 (23.33%) Sophos
5 5 (16.67%) HP
6 4 (13.33%) Dell
6 4 (13.33%) EMC
6 4 (13.33%) Veritas
7 3 (10.00%) Apple
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco
8 1 (3.33%) Altiris
8 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
Guildford, Surrey
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
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