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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 8.57% 4.65% 15.19%
As % of the System Software category 81.82% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 10
Average daily rate
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£389 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 - £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 - £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
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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
11 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 10.48% 4.65% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 10
Average daily rate £389 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
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 3 August 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 18 (64.29%) VPN
3 18 (64.29%) DNS
3 18 (64.29%) Firewall
4 15 (53.57%) MPLS
4 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
4 15 (53.57%) Cisco
4 15 (53.57%) LAN
4 15 (53.57%) WAN
4 15 (53.57%) SMTP
5 14 (50.00%) HTTP
6 12 (42.86%) MS Visio
6 12 (42.86%) Project Management
6 12 (42.86%) VMware
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (35.71%) MCITP
9 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (21.43%) SCCM
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (21.43%) CCNA
13 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 5 (17.86%) MCSE
13 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
14 4 (14.29%) Degree
14 4 (14.29%) VBScript
14 4 (14.29%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) VPN
1 18 (64.29%) DNS
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) MPLS
2 15 (53.57%) LAN
2 15 (53.57%) WAN
2 15 (53.57%) SMTP
3 14 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Architect
1 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Network Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Online Games
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.71%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Coaching
5 1 (3.57%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Server Building
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (35.71%) MCITP
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (21.43%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (17.86%) MCSE
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.57%) MCTS
7 1 (3.57%) MCSA
7 1 (3.57%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
2 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) HP SIM
2 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
1 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) Symantec
4 3 (10.71%) McAfee
4 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.14%) Websense
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
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