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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 8.62% 6.59% 6.25%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 54.55% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £360 £329 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.50% -2.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
10 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 8.62% 12.09% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £360 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) Android
6 6 (42.86%) SMTP
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (42.86%) Symantec
6 6 (42.86%) DNS
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
6 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (42.86%) MobileIron
7 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 5 (35.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (35.71%) Skype
7 5 (35.71%) AirWatch
7 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 5 (35.71%) Data Centre Operations
7 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (35.71%) DHCP

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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) SMTP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Skype
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support
6 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
6 1 (7.14%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Android
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (35.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (35.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Content Management
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) AirWatch
1 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
1 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (35.71%) WSUS
2 4 (28.57%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) MobileIron
2 6 (42.86%) Symantec
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint