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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 221 202 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.23% 9.05% 8.07%
As % of the System Software category 65.19% 57.06% 55.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 93 79
Median daily rate £325 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £230 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £268
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 21
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £22.50 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
339 354 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.69% 15.85% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 172 149
Median daily rate £355 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 33
Median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 0 41 £345 +1.60%
Southampton +20 35 £168 -52.81% 8
Basingstoke +1 31 £300 +3.44% 7
Winchester -8 16 £313 -19.35% 1
Portsmouth 0 12 £400 +41.59% 1
Gosport -5 9 £493 +33.64%
Farnborough +6 8 £375 -9.09% 3
Havant -2 1 - - 1
Liphook - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £73 -
Wallington - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £160 - 1
Fareham - 1 - - 5
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 264 (70.40%) Windows
2 184 (49.07%) Microsoft
3 162 (43.20%) Security Cleared
4 126 (33.60%) VMware
5 125 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 122 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 117 (31.20%) SC Cleared
8 93 (24.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 90 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (20.53%) PowerShell
10 77 (20.53%) SQL
11 74 (19.73%) Citrix
12 72 (19.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 70 (18.67%) DNS
14 69 (18.40%) SCCM
15 67 (17.87%) SQL Server
16 65 (17.33%) Windows 7
17 54 (14.40%) MS Excel
18 51 (13.60%) ITIL
19 46 (12.27%) MS Office
20 45 (12.00%) Oracle
20 45 (12.00%) VBScript
21 43 (11.47%) Linux
22 42 (11.20%) MS Exchange
23 40 (10.67%) Migration
24 39 (10.40%) Cisco
25 37 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
26 36 (9.60%) Configuration Management
26 36 (9.60%) DHCP
26 36 (9.60%) XenApp

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 42 (11.20%) MS Exchange
2 33 (8.80%) SharePoint
3 21 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (5.07%) IIS
6 14 (3.73%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.33%) Apache
7 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.53%) Confluence
9 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.53%) Live Communications Server
9 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (14.40%) MS Excel
2 46 (12.27%) MS Office
3 12 (3.20%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.60%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (0.80%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.80%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.33%) Office 365
2 14 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.80%) PaaS
5 2 (0.53%) IaaS
5 2 (0.53%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 70 (18.67%) DNS
2 36 (9.60%) DHCP
3 32 (8.53%) Firewall
4 29 (7.73%) SAN
5 27 (7.20%) TCP/IP
6 25 (6.67%) LDAP
7 20 (5.33%) Kerberos
8 17 (4.53%) X.500
9 16 (4.27%) LAN
10 14 (3.73%) IPsec
10 14 (3.73%) WAN
11 10 (2.67%) FTP
11 10 (2.67%) SSH
11 10 (2.67%) SSL
12 9 (2.40%) Internet
13 8 (2.13%) HTTP
13 8 (2.13%) SMTP
14 7 (1.87%) MPLS
14 7 (1.87%) OSPF
15 6 (1.60%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (17.87%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (3.47%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.53%) HDInsight
9 2 (0.53%) MySQL
9 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (2.93%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.13%) StarTeam
3 6 (1.60%) MSI
4 3 (0.80%) Yeoman
5 2 (0.53%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.53%) JIRA
5 2 (0.53%) Subversion
5 2 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (0.53%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.27%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (4.53%) Military
2 9 (2.40%) Finance
3 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.80%) Retail
5 2 (0.53%) Legal
5 2 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.27%) Advertising
6 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (16.27%) Analyst
2 49 (13.07%) Support Engineer
3 34 (9.07%) Architect
4 33 (8.80%) Support Analyst
5 27 (7.20%) Active Directory Engineer
6 24 (6.40%) 1st Line Support
6 24 (6.40%) Wintel Engineer
7 22 (5.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 22 (5.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (5.87%) Administrator
7 22 (5.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (5.33%) Integration Engineer
8 20 (5.33%) IT Support
8 20 (5.33%) Service Analyst
9 19 (5.07%) Consultant
10 17 (4.53%) Service Desk Analyst
10 17 (4.53%) Technical Architect
11 16 (4.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 16 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (4.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.60%) .NET
2 10 (2.67%) Web Services
3 6 (1.60%) J2EE
3 6 (1.60%) OAuth
3 6 (1.60%) OpenID
3 6 (1.60%) REST
3 6 (1.60%) SAML
4 5 (1.33%) CSS
4 5 (1.33%) HTML
5 4 (1.07%) XML
6 3 (0.80%) jQuery
7 2 (0.53%) LAMP
8 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.73%) PKI
2 21 (5.60%) Replication
3 20 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 19 (5.07%) Clustering
5 12 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.40%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.13%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.87%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.60%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.53%) Statistics
13 2 (0.53%) User Experience
14 1 (0.27%) HP Storage
14 1 (0.27%) iPhone
14 1 (0.27%) LPAR
14 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 264 (70.40%) Windows
2 125 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 122 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 93 (24.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (19.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (17.33%) Windows 7
7 43 (11.47%) Linux
8 29 (7.73%) Windows XP
9 22 (5.87%) Windows 10
10 19 (5.07%) Windows 8
11 18 (4.80%) Unix
12 11 (2.93%) Windows Vista
13 8 (2.13%) HPUX
13 8 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.33%) Solaris
15 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.07%) VMS
16 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (13.60%) ITIL
2 40 (10.67%) Migration
3 36 (9.60%) Configuration Management
4 20 (5.33%) Service Management
5 19 (5.07%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (3.73%) Validation
7 12 (3.20%) Change Management
7 12 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (3.20%) Identity Access Management
7 12 (3.20%) Software Deployment
8 10 (2.67%) Time Management
9 9 (2.40%) Information Security
9 9 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (2.40%) TOGAF
10 8 (2.13%) DRM
10 8 (2.13%) Integration Testing
10 8 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (2.13%) Server Building
11 7 (1.87%) DevOps
11 7 (1.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 77 (20.53%) PowerShell
1 77 (20.53%) SQL
2 45 (12.00%) VBScript
3 19 (5.07%) VB
4 13 (3.47%) Java
5 9 (2.40%) Perl
5 9 (2.40%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.13%) C
6 8 (2.13%) C#
7 7 (1.87%) Tcl
8 6 (1.60%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.33%) Python
9 5 (1.33%) Ruby
10 3 (0.80%) PHP
10 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.27%) C++
12 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 162 (43.20%) Security Cleared
2 117 (31.20%) SC Cleared
3 37 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 18 (4.80%) MCTS
6 17 (4.53%) Degree
7 16 (4.27%) MCP
7 16 (4.27%) MCSE
8 7 (1.87%) ISEB
8 7 (1.87%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.60%) MCSA
10 5 (1.33%) MCITP
11 4 (1.07%) CCNA
11 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.80%) MCAD
12 3 (0.80%) MCSD
13 2 (0.53%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.53%) CISSP
13 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.07%) SLA
2 2 (0.53%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (9.60%) XenApp
3 34 (9.07%) Hyper-V
4 31 (8.27%) vSphere
5 22 (5.87%) XenServer
6 17 (4.53%) VMware ESX
7 15 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 13 (3.47%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.53%) Samba
12 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 69 (18.40%) SCCM
2 25 (6.67%) SCOM
3 17 (4.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (3.73%) SCVMM
5 13 (3.47%) Tivoli
6 12 (3.20%) Netcool
7 9 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (2.40%) WSUS
8 8 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (2.13%) SCDPM
9 6 (1.60%) OpenAM
9 6 (1.60%) OpenIDM
9 6 (1.60%) SCSM
10 5 (1.33%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.33%) Puppet
11 4 (1.07%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (0.80%) Windows Intune
13 2 (0.53%) Ansible
14 1 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 184 (49.07%) Microsoft
2 126 (33.60%) VMware
3 74 (19.73%) Citrix
4 45 (12.00%) Oracle
5 39 (10.40%) Cisco
6 32 (8.53%) HP
7 16 (4.27%) Intel Security
8 12 (3.20%) IBM
8 12 (3.20%) Remedy
9 11 (2.93%) Lumension
10 10 (2.67%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.40%) Juniper
12 8 (2.13%) Blue Coat
12 8 (2.13%) Symantec
12 8 (2.13%) Veritas
13 7 (1.87%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.87%) Splunk
14 6 (1.60%) Aruba
14 6 (1.60%) ForgeRock
14 6 (1.60%) Riverbed
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