The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 23 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.04% 9.22% 11.33%
As % of the System Software category 82.14% 75.00% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 26
Median daily rate £328 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £89 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £504 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £15.00
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 Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.79% 12.29% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 28
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £249 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £513 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Tunbridge Wells +3 3 £321 +277.94% 2
Tonbridge -2 2 £1,000 +110.52%
Rochester - 2 £148 - 1
Stansted - 1 £325 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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

1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 23 (41.07%) Windows Server
3 18 (32.14%) VMware
4 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
5 16 (28.57%) Office 365
6 15 (26.79%) Finance
7 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
7 13 (23.21%) Citrix
7 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
8 12 (21.43%) Firewall
9 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (17.86%) Information Security
10 10 (17.86%) MS Office
11 9 (16.07%) Linux
11 9 (16.07%) SQL
12 8 (14.29%) Perl
12 8 (14.29%) DNS
12 8 (14.29%) VMware ESX
13 7 (12.50%) Python
13 7 (12.50%) HP
13 7 (12.50%) SAN
13 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
13 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
13 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
14 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (10.71%) LDAP
14 6 (10.71%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.71%) IIS
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.36%) Apache
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.79%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) Firewall
2 8 (14.29%) DNS
3 7 (12.50%) SAN
4 6 (10.71%) LDAP
5 5 (8.93%) DHCP
6 4 (7.14%) LAN
6 4 (7.14%) WAN
7 2 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.57%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.57%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.79%) Internet
8 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.79%) PBX
8 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.79%) VLAN
8 1 (1.79%) VPN
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 7 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Server Support
6 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
1 4 (7.14%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) REST
2 2 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 4 (7.14%) Wiki
4 3 (5.36%) NHS
5 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) iPhone
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.79%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 23 (41.07%) Windows Server
3 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
4 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.07%) Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.14%) Debian
8 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.57%) Android
10 2 (3.57%) CentOS
10 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.57%) Unix
10 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Information Security
2 5 (8.93%) ITIL
3 3 (5.36%) Application Packaging
3 3 (5.36%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.57%) High Availability
4 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.57%) Line Management
4 2 (3.57%) Migration
4 2 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.57%) Security Operations
5 1 (1.79%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.79%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (1.79%) Data Privacy
5 1 (1.79%) Process Improvement
5 1 (1.79%) Ticket Management
5 1 (1.79%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) Perl
3 7 (12.50%) Python
4 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) CCA
2 1 (1.79%) CISSP
2 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.79%) MCSE
2 1 (1.79%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (8.93%) XenApp
4 4 (7.14%) SpamAssassin
4 4 (7.14%) Squid
5 2 (3.57%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (3.57%) Gluster
5 2 (3.57%) NFS
6 1 (1.79%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.79%) Firmware
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (7.14%) Cacti
2 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (3.57%) Ansible
3 2 (3.57%) DameWare
4 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
4 1 (1.79%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) VMware
2 13 (23.21%) Citrix
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) HP
3 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 5 (8.93%) Siebel
5 4 (7.14%) Informatica
5 4 (7.14%) IronPort
6 2 (3.57%) Autodesk
6 2 (3.57%) Dell
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
6 2 (3.57%) Veritas
7 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Lotus
7 1 (1.79%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.79%) Reuters
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
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