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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 150 175 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.69% 8.22% 6.90%
As % of the System Software category 49.02% 55.56% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 78 81
Median daily rate £340 £359 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.34% +15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £261 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £473 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 15
Median hourly rate £33.00 £14.20 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.39% +19.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £8.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £21.20 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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
306 315 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.69% 14.79% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 158 160
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 26
Median hourly rate £38.00 £15.05 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+152.49% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £12.50 £9.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Portsmouth +1 25 £450 +69.81% 4
Basingstoke -2 23 £313 -21.87% 7
Hook -4 22 £342 -5.45% 1
Southampton +6 19 £200 -38.69% 6
Gosport -9 9 £487 +3.06%
Winchester -1 5 £121 -62.92% 2
Farnborough +3 4 £500 +40.35% 5
Fareham -4 4 £325 - 2
Havant -6 1 - - 4
Andover -15 1 - -
Wallington - 1 - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 259 (69.44%) Windows
2 204 (54.69%) Microsoft
3 170 (45.58%) Security Cleared
4 137 (36.73%) VMware
5 126 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 125 (33.51%) Windows Server
7 121 (32.44%) SC Cleared
8 95 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 91 (24.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 91 (24.40%) SQL
10 83 (22.25%) PowerShell
11 77 (20.64%) SCCM
12 73 (19.57%) DNS
13 71 (19.03%) MS Excel
13 71 (19.03%) SQL Server
14 66 (17.69%) Citrix
15 61 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 60 (16.09%) ITIL
17 57 (15.28%) Cisco
18 56 (15.01%) Windows 7
19 54 (14.48%) VBScript
20 48 (12.87%) Oracle
21 47 (12.60%) Linux
22 44 (11.80%) DHCP
23 40 (10.72%) MS Exchange
23 40 (10.72%) MS Office
24 39 (10.46%) Configuration Management
25 38 (10.19%) DV Cleared
26 37 (9.92%) Migration
27 35 (9.38%) SharePoint

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 40 (10.72%) MS Exchange
2 35 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 22 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.49%) Skype for Business
6 12 (3.22%) IIS
7 4 (1.07%) Apache
7 4 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.54%) Confluence
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.54%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.27%) SAS
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 71 (19.03%) MS Excel
2 40 (10.72%) MS Office
3 9 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.34%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (0.80%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.63%) Office 365
2 15 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.34%) PaaS
4 5 (1.34%) SaaS
5 4 (1.07%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (19.57%) DNS
2 44 (11.80%) DHCP
3 33 (8.85%) Firewall
4 32 (8.58%) SAN
5 27 (7.24%) LAN
6 23 (6.17%) LDAP
7 22 (5.90%) WAN
8 21 (5.63%) TCP/IP
9 17 (4.56%) IPsec
10 14 (3.75%) MPLS
11 13 (3.49%) Kerberos
12 11 (2.95%) X.500
13 10 (2.68%) OSPF
13 10 (2.68%) VoIP
13 10 (2.68%) VPN
14 9 (2.41%) BGP
14 9 (2.41%) HSRP
14 9 (2.41%) L2TP
14 9 (2.41%) RIP
15 8 (2.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.95%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.54%) HDInsight
9 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (3.22%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.41%) StarTeam
3 5 (1.34%) MSI
3 5 (1.34%) Subversion
3 5 (1.34%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.54%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.54%) JIRA
5 2 (0.54%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.54%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.27%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (4.83%) Military
2 9 (2.41%) Finance
3 7 (1.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.34%) Retail
5 3 (0.80%) Legal
6 2 (0.54%) Advertising
6 2 (0.54%) Back Office
6 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (15.55%) Analyst
2 41 (10.99%) Support Engineer
3 34 (9.12%) Architect
4 33 (8.85%) Support Analyst
5 30 (8.04%) Integration Engineer
6 23 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
7 21 (5.63%) Service Analyst
7 21 (5.63%) Wintel Engineer
8 20 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 20 (5.36%) IT Support
8 20 (5.36%) Network Engineer
8 20 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
9 19 (5.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 19 (5.09%) Active Directory Engineer
10 18 (4.83%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 18 (4.83%) Administrator
10 18 (4.83%) Consultant
11 17 (4.56%) Technical Architect
12 15 (4.02%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.56%) .NET
2 9 (2.41%) Web Services
3 7 (1.88%) J2EE
3 7 (1.88%) OAuth
3 7 (1.88%) OpenID
3 7 (1.88%) REST
3 7 (1.88%) SAML
4 4 (1.07%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.80%) HTML
6 2 (0.54%) CSS
6 2 (0.54%) XML
7 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.27%) jQuery
7 1 (0.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.70%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.17%) PKI
3 18 (4.83%) Replication
4 17 (4.56%) Clustering
5 14 (3.75%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.14%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.61%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.61%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.80%) Statistics
12 2 (0.54%) User Experience
12 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.27%) HP Storage
13 1 (0.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 259 (69.44%) Windows
2 126 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (33.51%) Windows Server
4 91 (24.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (15.01%) Windows 7
7 47 (12.60%) Linux
8 35 (9.38%) Windows 10
9 18 (4.83%) Windows XP
10 16 (4.29%) Windows 8
11 13 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.49%) Unix
12 11 (2.95%) Windows Vista
13 8 (2.14%) VMS
14 6 (1.61%) Solaris
15 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.07%) HPUX
16 2 (0.54%) Android
16 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (16.09%) ITIL
2 39 (10.46%) Configuration Management
3 37 (9.92%) Migration
4 22 (5.90%) Service Management
5 15 (4.02%) Information Security
6 12 (3.22%) Change Management
6 12 (3.22%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (2.95%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (2.95%) Virtual Environments
8 10 (2.68%) Validation
9 9 (2.41%) Open Source
9 9 (2.41%) Prototyping
10 8 (2.14%) DRM
10 8 (2.14%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (2.14%) Server Building
10 8 (2.14%) Time Management
10 8 (2.14%) TOGAF
11 7 (1.88%) Integration Testing
11 7 (1.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 91 (24.40%) SQL
2 83 (22.25%) PowerShell
3 54 (14.48%) VBScript
4 24 (6.43%) VB
5 12 (3.22%) Java
6 9 (2.41%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.14%) C#
7 8 (2.14%) Perl
8 7 (1.88%) C
8 7 (1.88%) Tcl
9 5 (1.34%) Python
10 4 (1.07%) Ruby
11 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.54%) PHP
12 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 170 (45.58%) Security Cleared
2 121 (32.44%) SC Cleared
3 38 (10.19%) DV Cleared
4 28 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (4.29%) Degree
5 16 (4.29%) MCSE
6 11 (2.95%) MCP
7 9 (2.41%) MCTS
8 7 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.88%) ISEB
8 7 (1.88%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.61%) CCNA
10 5 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.34%) MCSA
11 3 (0.80%) MCITP
12 2 (0.54%) CISSP
12 2 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.27%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.83%) SLA
2 7 (1.88%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.07%) GPG13
4 2 (0.54%) QA
5 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (8.58%) Hyper-V
3 30 (8.04%) XenApp
4 29 (7.77%) vSphere
5 18 (4.83%) Terminal Services
5 18 (4.83%) VMware ESX
6 16 (4.29%) XenServer
7 15 (4.02%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (2.41%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.80%) Samba
13 2 (0.54%) NFS
13 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 77 (20.64%) SCCM
2 34 (9.12%) SCOM
3 18 (4.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 16 (4.29%) SCVMM
5 15 (4.02%) SCSM
6 14 (3.75%) SCDPM
7 13 (3.49%) Tivoli
8 12 (3.22%) Netcool
8 12 (3.22%) WSUS
9 10 (2.68%) Backup Exec
9 10 (2.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (2.14%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (1.88%) OpenAM
11 7 (1.88%) OpenIDM
11 7 (1.88%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (1.34%) AirWatch
13 5 (1.34%) Puppet
13 5 (1.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 204 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 137 (36.73%) VMware
3 66 (17.69%) Citrix
4 57 (15.28%) Cisco
5 48 (12.87%) Oracle
6 34 (9.12%) HP
7 23 (6.17%) Intel Security
8 14 (3.75%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.75%) Symantec
9 13 (3.49%) Juniper
10 12 (3.22%) IBM
10 12 (3.22%) Remedy
11 10 (2.68%) Lumension
12 9 (2.41%) Borland
12 9 (2.41%) Veritas
13 8 (2.14%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.88%) F5
14 7 (1.88%) ForgeRock
14 7 (1.88%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.88%) Splunk
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