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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 12 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.82% 10.26% 12.50%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 8
Median daily rate £110 £338 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.40% -15.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +3.57%

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
15 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.36% 11.97% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 8
Median daily rate £500 £383 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.54% -3.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
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 25 February 2017, 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 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Office 365
3 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) LDAP
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) CISA
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (12.50%) IIS
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) Java

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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Jetty
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
4 1 (6.25%) G Suite
4 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Pentaho
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Deskside Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CORBA
2 1 (6.25%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (6.25%) SAML
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
4 1 (6.25%) Service Design
4 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Certification
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) Xen
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) IronPort
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas