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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 4 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.08% 20.16% 8.00%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 96.30% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Average daily rate
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- £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £260 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £27.20 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.04% +43.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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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
4 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.08% 20.93% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
Average daily rate - £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £27.20 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.04% +43.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 January 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
8 3 (20.00%) Dell
8 3 (20.00%) EMC
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (20.00%) Symantec
8 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (20.00%) CA
8 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
8 3 (20.00%) X-Windows
8 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 3 (20.00%) WSUS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (13.33%) Lync
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (20.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
3 3 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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