The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 43 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 23.12% 7.79% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 66.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 6 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.87 £14.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -4.68%
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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 Luton region.

System Software Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
43 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 23.12% 11.69% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 8
Average daily rate £380 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £150 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £314 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 61 (83.56%) Microsoft
2 58 (79.45%) IIS
3 53 (72.60%) DNS
4 51 (69.86%) Windows
4 51 (69.86%) SCOM
5 50 (68.49%) E-Commerce
6 47 (64.38%) DHCP
7 43 (58.90%) SCCM
8 40 (54.79%) FTP
9 37 (50.68%) MS Excel
10 34 (46.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (35.62%) .NET
12 23 (31.51%) ITIL
13 21 (28.77%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (28.77%) Web Services
14 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
15 17 (23.29%) DevOps
16 15 (20.55%) Akamai
16 15 (20.55%) SLA
17 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (10.96%) Retail
18 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
19 6 (8.22%) Project Management
19 6 (8.22%) Legal
19 6 (8.22%) Database Security
20 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
20 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
20 5 (6.85%) Publishing
20 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
21 4 (5.48%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 58 (79.45%) IIS
2 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 37 (50.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (46.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (28.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (72.60%) DNS
2 47 (64.38%) DHCP
3 40 (54.79%) FTP
4 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.48%) VPN
5 3 (4.11%) SAN
6 1 (1.37%) xDSL
6 1 (1.37%) MPLS
6 1 (1.37%) OSPF
6 1 (1.37%) BGP
6 1 (1.37%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.37%) Internet
6 1 (1.37%) Firewall
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless
6 1 (1.37%) Frame Relay
6 1 (1.37%) ATM
6 1 (1.37%) ISDN
6 1 (1.37%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) WAN
6 1 (1.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) JIRA
1 3 (4.11%) Log4Net
1 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
1 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.74%) FinalBuilder
3 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
General
1 8 (10.96%) Retail
2 6 (8.22%) Legal
3 5 (6.85%) Publishing
4 2 (2.74%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (76.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (31.51%) Web Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Web Support Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Administrator
7 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.74%) Software Configuration Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.74%) Server Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.37%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) .NET
2 21 (28.77%) Web Services
3 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.11%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Fat Client
1 3 (4.11%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.74%) DTV
2 2 (2.74%) Replication
3 1 (1.37%) CMDB
3 1 (1.37%) SecurID
3 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 51 (69.86%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (68.49%) E-Commerce
2 23 (31.51%) ITIL
3 17 (23.29%) DevOps
4 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.22%) Project Management
5 6 (8.22%) Database Security
6 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.74%) Migration
8 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.74%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.74%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.74%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.37%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.11%) C#
2 3 (4.11%) VB
3 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Terminal Services
2 3 (4.11%) vSphere
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 51 (69.86%) SCOM
2 43 (58.90%) SCCM
3 3 (4.11%) WSUS
3 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.74%) Puppet
4 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (83.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Akamai
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco
4 3 (4.11%) CommVault
4 3 (4.11%) Wyse
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) HP
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix
5 2 (2.74%) Symantec
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.37%) Brocade
6 1 (1.37%) Aruba
6 1 (1.37%) F5
6 1 (1.37%) Veritas
6 1 (1.37%) Lotus
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Websense
6 1 (1.37%) BT
6 1 (1.37%) 3Com
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