The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 23 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 12.71% 7.32% 16.98%
As % of the System Software category 88.46% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 7
Average daily rate £500 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £363 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Active Directory
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead region.

System Software Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.36% 10.98% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 7
Average daily rate £450 £500 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +50.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £298 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016, 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 29 (69.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
3 19 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 19 (45.24%) PKI
4 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 17 (40.48%) Apache
5 17 (40.48%) LDAP
6 15 (35.71%) SSL
7 14 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 13 (30.95%) Security Architecture
8 13 (30.95%) Identity Management
8 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
9 12 (28.57%) Algorithms
9 12 (28.57%) FIPS 140-2
10 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
10 11 (26.19%) Java
10 11 (26.19%) Linux
10 11 (26.19%) VMware
11 10 (23.81%) Firewall
11 10 (23.81%) Unix
11 10 (23.81%) Windows
11 10 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (21.43%) SAN
12 9 (21.43%) SAML
12 9 (21.43%) Cryptography
13 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
13 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
13 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
13 8 (19.05%) Windows Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 17 (40.48%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) LDAP
2 15 (35.71%) SSL
3 14 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 10 (23.81%) Firewall
5 9 (21.43%) SAN
6 6 (14.29%) DNS
7 5 (11.90%) DHCP
7 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.90%) VPN
8 4 (9.52%) IPsec
9 3 (7.14%) SSH
10 2 (4.76%) VoIP
11 1 (2.38%) Extranet
11 1 (2.38%) Internet
11 1 (2.38%) LAN
11 1 (2.38%) SMTP
11 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.38%) WAN
11 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Security Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Security Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Field Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Network Field Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Network Support
6 4 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Server Support
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) SAML
2 6 (14.29%) XML
3 5 (11.90%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) XML Messaging
5 1 (2.38%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) PKI
2 12 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
4 9 (21.43%) Cryptography
5 4 (9.52%) Smart Meter
6 3 (7.14%) DataPower
7 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) Unix
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Identity Management
1 13 (30.95%) Security Architecture
2 10 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.76%) Change Control
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
5 2 (4.76%) Information Security
5 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Test Management
5 2 (4.76%) Test Planning
5 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.76%) Use Case
5 2 (4.76%) Validation
5 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 19 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) MCSE
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.90%) DBS Check
4 5 (11.90%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.38%) CCA
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Sysprep
2 4 (9.52%) WSUS
3 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.38%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.14%) BT
4 3 (7.14%) HP
4 3 (7.14%) Symantec
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Aruba
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp