The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 14 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.20% 9.33% 10.38%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% 63.64% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £403 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £208 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £363 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.33%
Active Directory
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 12.80% 14.67% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Median daily rate £475 £359 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.40% -10.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £243 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £382 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
4 10 (55.56%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Symantec
6 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 6 (33.33%) SMTP
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (33.33%) Android
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) MobileIron
7 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 5 (27.78%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) Office 365
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) WSUS
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (27.78%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.56%) nginx
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) SMTP
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) Skype
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) CORBA
1 1 (5.56%) Django
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) Kafka
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Android
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (27.78%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (27.78%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (27.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Network Management
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) RHCSA
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.56%) vCloud
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (27.78%) AirWatch
2 5 (27.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (27.78%) WSUS
3 3 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (5.56%) Ansible
5 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (5.56%) Puppet
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Symantec
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) MobileIron
4 5 (27.78%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) IronPort
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas