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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.93% 12.63% 4.49%
As % of the System Software category 53.85% 66.67% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +275.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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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
13 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 12.87% 18.95% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Average daily rate £400 £350 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +180.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
6 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 9 (42.86%) DHCP
6 9 (42.86%) DNS
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) SCCM
9 6 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (28.57%) Blackberry
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
11 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
11 4 (19.05%) Firewall
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL
11 4 (19.05%) SAN
11 4 (19.05%) Office 365
11 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DHCP
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 7
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Network Support
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) iPhone
3 2 (9.52%) Handset
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) ITSM
3 1 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) DFS Replication
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
3 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) CA
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) SAP