The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 150 170 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.31% 7.59% 9.15%
As % of the System Software category 54.35% 55.02% 55.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 89 99
Median daily rate £338 £314 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £160 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £12.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.46 £47.83 £23.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.33%
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
276 309 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.28% 13.80% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 164 193
Median daily rate £365 £348 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 26
Median hourly rate £44.46 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.05% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.41 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +8 27 £333 +4.06% 1
Southampton +17 20 £313 -3.84% 4
Farnborough +13 14 £455 +282.73% 2
Basingstoke +6 13 £338 +58.82% 5
Portsmouth -9 12 £245 -42.35% 1
Winchester -5 6 £348 +5.30%
Havant -9 3 £240 +6.66%
Andover -4 2 £113 -76.62% 3
Fareham -16 2 £463 +51.02%
Eastleigh -4 1 - -
Tadley - 1 £400 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 222 (72.55%) Windows
2 185 (60.46%) Microsoft
3 129 (42.16%) VMware
4 124 (40.52%) Security Cleared
5 111 (36.27%) Windows Server
6 102 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (26.80%) SQL
8 81 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 79 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 73 (23.86%) SC Cleared
11 62 (20.26%) Linux
12 59 (19.28%) ITIL
13 58 (18.95%) DNS
13 58 (18.95%) SCCM
14 56 (18.30%) PowerShell
15 53 (17.32%) Windows 7
16 51 (16.67%) MS Excel
17 43 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 43 (14.05%) LDAP
18 41 (13.40%) DHCP
19 40 (13.07%) Migration
19 40 (13.07%) Windows 10
20 39 (12.75%) Data Centre
21 38 (12.42%) Cisco
21 38 (12.42%) Citrix
22 35 (11.44%) SQL Server
23 34 (11.11%) HP
23 34 (11.11%) SCOM
24 33 (10.78%) DV Cleared
25 30 (9.80%) VBScript

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (8.50%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.19%) SharePoint
3 20 (6.54%) Skype for Business
4 18 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (3.27%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (1.63%) IBM Domino
7 5 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.33%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.50%) MS Office
3 10 (3.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.54%) Office 365
2 17 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (2.61%) IaaS
3 8 (2.61%) PaaS
4 5 (1.63%) SaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Yammer
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 58 (18.95%) DNS
2 43 (14.05%) LDAP
3 41 (13.40%) DHCP
4 21 (6.86%) Firewall
4 21 (6.86%) LAN
5 18 (5.88%) SAN
5 18 (5.88%) WAN
6 15 (4.90%) VoIP
7 14 (4.58%) MPLS
8 12 (3.92%) TCP/IP
9 10 (3.27%) VPN
10 9 (2.94%) Kerberos
10 9 (2.94%) X.500
11 8 (2.61%) Unified Communications
12 7 (2.29%) BGP
12 7 (2.29%) HSRP
12 7 (2.29%) IPsec
12 7 (2.29%) L2TP
12 7 (2.29%) OSPF
12 7 (2.29%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) HDInsight
7 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.33%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.29%) Subversion
2 7 (2.29%) TortoiseSVN
3 5 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.63%) StarTeam
4 3 (0.98%) MSI
5 2 (0.65%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.65%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (4.58%) Military
2 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.29%) Retail
4 5 (1.63%) Finance
5 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.98%) Advertising
6 3 (0.98%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.65%) Back Office
7 2 (0.65%) French Language
7 2 (0.65%) Legal
7 2 (0.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (15.03%) Architect
2 45 (14.71%) Analyst
3 35 (11.44%) Support Engineer
4 22 (7.19%) Service Analyst
5 21 (6.86%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (6.54%) Infrastructure Architect
7 16 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (5.23%) Support Analyst
8 15 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
8 15 (4.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (4.90%) Developer
8 15 (4.90%) Integration Engineer
8 15 (4.90%) Technical Architect
9 14 (4.58%) Administrator
10 12 (3.92%) Consultant
10 12 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (3.59%) Network Engineer
11 11 (3.59%) Wintel Engineer
12 10 (3.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.56%) OpenID
1 17 (5.56%) REST
1 17 (5.56%) SAML
2 16 (5.23%) OAuth
3 11 (3.59%) J2EE
4 6 (1.96%) XML
5 5 (1.63%) .NET
5 5 (1.63%) HTML
6 4 (1.31%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.65%) Web Services
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.54%) PKI
3 14 (4.58%) Clustering
3 14 (4.58%) Replication
4 12 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.61%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.61%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.96%) Statistics
8 5 (1.63%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.98%) RIA
10 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.65%) EPoS
10 2 (0.65%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.65%) NHS
10 2 (0.65%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 222 (72.55%) Windows
2 111 (36.27%) Windows Server
3 102 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (20.26%) Linux
6 53 (17.32%) Windows 7
7 43 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (13.07%) Windows 10
9 12 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.59%) AIX
10 11 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.59%) Windows XP
11 10 (3.27%) Solaris
12 8 (2.61%) VMS
13 4 (1.31%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.98%) Unix
14 3 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.65%) Android
15 2 (0.65%) HPUX
15 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.28%) ITIL
2 40 (13.07%) Migration
3 25 (8.17%) Information Security
4 19 (6.21%) Identity Access Management
5 17 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 16 (5.23%) Service Management
7 14 (4.58%) Use Case
8 13 (4.25%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (3.27%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (3.27%) Server Building
11 9 (2.94%) Data Migration
11 9 (2.94%) High Availability
11 9 (2.94%) Mentoring
11 9 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (2.94%) Server Virtualisation
11 9 (2.94%) Virtual Environments
12 8 (2.61%) Change Management
12 8 (2.61%) Performance Analysis
13 7 (2.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 82 (26.80%) SQL
2 56 (18.30%) PowerShell
3 30 (9.80%) VBScript
4 13 (4.25%) Java
5 12 (3.92%) C#
6 11 (3.59%) VB
7 4 (1.31%) Python
8 3 (0.98%) Ruby
9 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.33%) Jython
10 1 (0.33%) PHP
10 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 124 (40.52%) Security Cleared
2 73 (23.86%) SC Cleared
3 33 (10.78%) DV Cleared
4 28 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.92%) MCSE
6 10 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.27%) MCP
7 9 (2.94%) CCNA
8 8 (2.61%) Degree
8 8 (2.61%) MCITP
8 8 (2.61%) MCSA
9 5 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.63%) MCTS
9 5 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.31%) CCNP
10 4 (1.31%) VCP4
10 4 (1.31%) VCP5
11 3 (0.98%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.98%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.65%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.90%) SLA
2 6 (1.96%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.31%) GPG13
4 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.50%) Hyper-V
3 14 (4.58%) vSphere
4 13 (4.25%) Terminal Services
4 13 (4.25%) XenApp
5 7 (2.29%) VMware Server
6 6 (1.96%) NFS
6 6 (1.96%) Samba
6 6 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.96%) XenServer
7 5 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.98%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.65%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.65%) Firmware
10 2 (0.65%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (18.95%) SCCM
2 34 (11.11%) SCOM
3 17 (5.56%) OpenAM
3 17 (5.56%) OpenIDM
4 15 (4.90%) WSUS
5 14 (4.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (3.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (3.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (3.27%) SCSM
8 9 (2.94%) Puppet
9 8 (2.61%) AirWatch
9 8 (2.61%) SCDPM
10 7 (2.29%) SCOrch
10 7 (2.29%) SCVMM
11 5 (1.63%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (1.63%) WhatsUp Gold
12 4 (1.31%) ArcSight ESM
12 4 (1.31%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 185 (60.46%) Microsoft
2 129 (42.16%) VMware
3 38 (12.42%) Cisco
3 38 (12.42%) Citrix
4 34 (11.11%) HP
5 28 (9.15%) Oracle
6 17 (5.56%) ForgeRock
7 15 (4.90%) Intel Security
8 13 (4.25%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.59%) Symantec
10 10 (3.27%) Remedy
11 7 (2.29%) F5
11 7 (2.29%) Juniper
12 6 (1.96%) Acronis
12 6 (1.96%) Altiris
12 6 (1.96%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.96%) EMC
12 6 (1.96%) NETGEAR
12 6 (1.96%) Sophos
13 5 (1.63%) Lotus
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