The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.69% - 9.68%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£285 - £344
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 - £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 - £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

System Software Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.69% 13.33% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £285 £381 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.24% +38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £375 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £388 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) DEFINITY
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Computacenter