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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.04% 13.18% 15.79%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 89.47% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
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£398 £400 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £27.20 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.45% -1.66%
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
12 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.04% 14.73% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
Average daily rate £398 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +77.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £27.20 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 March 2015, 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 (90.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco
5 7 (35.00%) HTTP
5 7 (35.00%) MS Visio
5 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (35.00%) LAN
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
5 7 (35.00%) SMTP
5 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (35.00%) MPLS
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (20.00%) SAN
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) WSUS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) Lync
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) HTTP
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) SMTP
2 7 (35.00%) MPLS
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) X-Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) DFS Replication
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.00%) WSUS
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) EMC
4 3 (15.00%) CA
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
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