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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 7.23% 16.07% 14.63%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £238 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -18.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £125 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £385 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
9 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 10.84% 16.07% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Average daily rate £500 £333 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.37% +23.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £125 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) Change Control
4 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) PKI
4 5 (38.46%) DataPower
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) Apache
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) IPsec
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
7 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Symantec
7 2 (15.38%) Lotus

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) IPsec
2 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) PKI
1 5 (38.46%) DataPower
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) F5
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds