The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Harrow region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 50.00% - 10.53%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £215 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Harrow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 50.00% - 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate £215 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
London

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Harrow region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Harrow

Active Directory
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec