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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 10 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.90% 8.33% 7.03%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 62.50% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Median daily rate £203 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
12 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.29% 13.33% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 2
Median daily rate £275 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £313 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 13 (46.43%) XenApp
4 11 (39.29%) ITIL
5 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
6 9 (32.14%) DNS
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) SCCM
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (25.00%) DHCP
9 6 (21.43%) MS Office
9 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
10 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.86%) HP
10 5 (17.86%) SAN
11 4 (14.29%) Unix
11 4 (14.29%) SLA
11 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 4 (14.29%) SOA
11 4 (14.29%) Terminal Server
11 4 (14.29%) Change Management
11 4 (14.29%) Telecoms

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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) DMZ
6 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.57%) Intranet
6 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) Skype
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
5 3 (10.71%) OSS Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (10.71%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.57%) BYOD
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (14.29%) High Availability
2 4 (14.29%) Network Management
2 4 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (10.71%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (10.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security Management
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCDST
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) XenApp
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
4 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (14.29%) Terminal Server
5 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.71%) DFS Replication
6 3 (10.71%) vSphere
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.71%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) HP SIM
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) arcserve
5 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) Veeam
6 2 (7.14%) Apple
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow