The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 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 Leatherhead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 17.54% 12.20% 3.61%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £186 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.01% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 17.54% 12.20% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £285 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
Surrey

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) CRM
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (50.00%) ERP
3 6 (50.00%) AS400
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (8.33%) Network Management
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) TACACS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Wintel Support
2 5 (41.67%) Wintel Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) Support Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (8.33%) GSEC
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade