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 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 159 164 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.05% 7.71% 8.12%
As % of the System Software category 54.64% 53.25% 50.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 77 96
Median daily rate £344 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £160 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 46 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.30 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.58 £26.88 £22.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
291 308 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.74% 14.48% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 162 198
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 48 32
Median hourly rate £35.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.87% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.50 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £44.26 £43.25
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 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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +5 29 £341 -8.28%
Basingstoke +2 20 £319 +6.25% 4
Southampton +4 15 £250 -18.36% 9
Portsmouth -13 13 £245 -31.46% 5
Farnborough +2 9 £480 +220.00% 3
Winchester -2 9 £425 +28.78%
Fareham -12 5 £335 +9.38% 1
Gosport +2 2 £487 +3.06%
Eastleigh -3 1 - -
Havant -6 1 £230 +2.22% 2
Andover -17 1 £110 - 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 242 (70.76%) Windows
2 205 (59.94%) Microsoft
3 152 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 139 (40.64%) VMware
5 126 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 124 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (32.16%) SQL
8 98 (28.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 91 (26.61%) SC Cleared
10 88 (25.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 83 (24.27%) DNS
12 79 (23.10%) PowerShell
13 71 (20.76%) MS Excel
14 66 (19.30%) ITIL
15 64 (18.71%) Linux
15 64 (18.71%) SCCM
16 63 (18.42%) SQL Server
17 58 (16.96%) DHCP
18 55 (16.08%) VBScript
19 53 (15.50%) Citrix
20 51 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
21 50 (14.62%) Windows 7
22 46 (13.45%) Cisco
22 46 (13.45%) DV Cleared
23 41 (11.99%) LDAP
24 39 (11.40%) HP
24 39 (11.40%) SCOM
24 39 (11.40%) Data Centre
25 38 (11.11%) Migration
25 38 (11.11%) Windows 10

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 30 (8.77%) MS Exchange
1 30 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.39%) Skype for Business
5 10 (2.92%) Office Communications Server
6 6 (1.75%) IIS
7 5 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.29%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.29%) SAS
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 71 (20.76%) MS Excel
2 31 (9.06%) MS Office
3 13 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (4.39%) Office 365
2 7 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (1.75%) PaaS
4 5 (1.46%) IaaS
5 4 (1.17%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 83 (24.27%) DNS
2 58 (16.96%) DHCP
3 41 (11.99%) LDAP
4 30 (8.77%) SAN
5 25 (7.31%) LAN
6 23 (6.73%) Firewall
6 23 (6.73%) WAN
7 15 (4.39%) MPLS
8 13 (3.80%) TCP/IP
9 12 (3.51%) VoIP
10 11 (3.22%) IPsec
10 11 (3.22%) Kerberos
10 11 (3.22%) VPN
11 10 (2.92%) X.500
12 9 (2.63%) BGP
12 9 (2.63%) HSRP
12 9 (2.63%) L2TP
12 9 (2.63%) OSPF
12 9 (2.63%) RIP
13 8 (2.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (4.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.51%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.58%) HDInsight
10 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.29%) MySQL
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.05%) StarTeam
2 7 (2.05%) Subversion
2 7 (2.05%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (1.75%) MSI
4 3 (0.88%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.58%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (3.51%) Military
2 9 (2.63%) Finance
3 8 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.88%) Advertising
4 3 (0.88%) Legal
4 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.88%) Multimedia
4 3 (0.88%) Retail
5 2 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.29%) Local Government
6 1 (0.29%) Marketing
6 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (14.33%) Analyst
2 42 (12.28%) Architect
3 35 (10.23%) Support Engineer
4 21 (6.14%) Service Analyst
4 21 (6.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (5.85%) Developer
6 19 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 18 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
8 17 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (4.97%) Integration Engineer
9 16 (4.68%) 1st Line Support
9 16 (4.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (4.39%) Active Directory Engineer
10 15 (4.39%) Consultant
10 15 (4.39%) Network Engineer
10 15 (4.39%) Technical Architect
11 14 (4.09%) Designer
12 13 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (3.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.43%) OpenID
1 22 (6.43%) REST
1 22 (6.43%) SAML
2 21 (6.14%) OAuth
3 16 (4.68%) J2EE
4 10 (2.92%) .NET
5 6 (1.75%) XML
6 5 (1.46%) HTML
7 4 (1.17%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.40%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.43%) PKI
3 18 (5.26%) Replication
4 14 (4.09%) Clustering
5 12 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.75%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.75%) Statistics
9 5 (1.46%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.17%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.29%) CESG
11 1 (0.29%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.29%) iPhone
11 1 (0.29%) Life Science
11 1 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 242 (70.76%) Windows
2 126 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 124 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 98 (28.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (18.71%) Linux
6 51 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 50 (14.62%) Windows 7
8 38 (11.11%) Windows 10
9 16 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.22%) Solaris
10 11 (3.22%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.92%) AIX
11 10 (2.92%) Windows XP
12 8 (2.34%) VMS
12 8 (2.34%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.17%) Unix
14 3 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.58%) HPUX
16 1 (0.29%) Android
16 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.30%) ITIL
2 38 (11.11%) Migration
3 29 (8.48%) Configuration Management
3 29 (8.48%) Information Security
4 24 (7.02%) Identity Access Management
5 14 (4.09%) Service Management
5 14 (4.09%) Use Case
6 13 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (3.22%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (2.92%) Validation
10 9 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (2.63%) Data Migration
10 9 (2.63%) High Availability
10 9 (2.63%) Mentoring
10 9 (2.63%) Open Source
10 9 (2.63%) Prototyping
10 9 (2.63%) Server Building
11 8 (2.34%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (32.16%) SQL
2 79 (23.10%) PowerShell
3 55 (16.08%) VBScript
4 19 (5.56%) VB
5 18 (5.26%) Java
6 12 (3.51%) C#
7 6 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.88%) C
8 3 (0.88%) Perl
8 3 (0.88%) Python
8 3 (0.88%) Ruby
8 3 (0.88%) Tcl
8 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.29%) PHP
9 1 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 152 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 91 (26.61%) SC Cleared
3 46 (13.45%) DV Cleared
4 35 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (5.26%) MCSE
6 12 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.22%) CCNA
7 11 (3.22%) Degree
7 11 (3.22%) MCP
8 10 (2.92%) MCSA
9 7 (2.05%) ISEB
9 7 (2.05%) ISTQB
9 7 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (2.05%) MCITP
9 7 (2.05%) MCTS
9 7 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.46%) CCNP
10 5 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.46%) VCP4
11 4 (1.17%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.09%) SLA
2 6 (1.75%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.17%) GPG13
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (25.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 25 (7.31%) XenApp
4 22 (6.43%) Terminal Services
5 20 (5.85%) vSphere
6 9 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 9 (2.63%) XenServer
7 7 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.46%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.88%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.58%) NFS
11 2 (0.58%) Samba
11 2 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 64 (18.71%) SCCM
2 39 (11.40%) SCOM
3 22 (6.43%) OpenAM
3 22 (6.43%) OpenIDM
4 18 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (4.39%) SCSM
6 13 (3.80%) SCDPM
7 12 (3.51%) SCVMM
7 12 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (2.63%) WSUS
10 6 (1.75%) AirWatch
10 6 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.75%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.46%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.46%) NetBackup
11 5 (1.46%) Puppet
11 5 (1.46%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 205 (59.94%) Microsoft
2 139 (40.64%) VMware
3 53 (15.50%) Citrix
4 46 (13.45%) Cisco
5 39 (11.40%) HP
6 37 (10.82%) Oracle
7 22 (6.43%) ForgeRock
7 22 (6.43%) Intel Security
8 17 (4.97%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.22%) Symantec
10 10 (2.92%) Juniper
11 8 (2.34%) IBM
11 8 (2.34%) Remedy
12 7 (2.05%) F5
12 7 (2.05%) Lumension
13 6 (1.75%) Acronis
13 6 (1.75%) Altiris
13 6 (1.75%) Bomgar
13 6 (1.75%) Borland
13 6 (1.75%) CheckPoint
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