The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 56 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.18% 7.87% 8.57%
As % of the System Software category 64.37% 48.67% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 13
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £8.90 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £14.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
87 113 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.60% 16.17% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 45 27
Average daily rate £400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £9.00 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Milton Keynes region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Milton Keynes region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 98 (74.81%) Windows
2 76 (58.02%) Microsoft
3 37 (28.24%) ITIL
4 34 (25.95%) Finance
5 33 (25.19%) Windows 7
6 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (23.66%) MS Exchange
7 30 (22.90%) MS Excel
7 30 (22.90%) VMware
8 29 (22.14%) Security Cleared
8 29 (22.14%) Migration
9 25 (19.08%) SC Cleared
10 24 (18.32%) Hyper-V
10 24 (18.32%) Windows XP
11 22 (16.79%) PowerShell
12 21 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (15.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (15.27%) Blackberry
14 19 (14.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 19 (14.50%) Remedy
15 18 (13.74%) NetApp
15 18 (13.74%) Citrix
16 17 (12.98%) SLA
16 17 (12.98%) Linux
16 17 (12.98%) VBScript
16 17 (12.98%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (12.21%) Symantec
17 16 (12.21%) MobileIron
18 15 (11.45%) iSCSI
18 15 (11.45%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 31 (23.66%) MS Exchange
2 20 (15.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (10.69%) Lync
5 14 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.05%) Apache
7 3 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.53%) IIS
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.76%) SAS
9 1 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.76%) Moodle
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (22.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.69%) MS Office
3 7 (5.34%) MS Project
4 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.45%) iSCSI
2 10 (7.63%) LDAP
3 7 (5.34%) ATM
3 7 (5.34%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (3.05%) SAN
4 4 (3.05%) LAN
4 4 (3.05%) WAN
4 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.05%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.29%) BIG-IP
5 3 (2.29%) DNS
5 3 (2.29%) Broadband
6 2 (1.53%) VoIP
6 2 (1.53%) Network Security
6 2 (1.53%) NAS
7 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.76%) Intranet
7 1 (0.76%) X.400
7 1 (0.76%) X.500
7 1 (0.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) OLAP
2 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.76%) Base SAS
2 1 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MSI
1 1 (0.76%) InstallShield
General
1 34 (25.95%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.05%) French Language
4 4 (3.05%) German Language
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (33.59%) Analyst
2 16 (12.21%) Help Desk Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Support Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Support Engineer
3 15 (11.45%) Consultant
4 14 (10.69%) Help Desk Support
5 12 (9.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (6.87%) Service Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (6.87%) Messaging Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.82%) Systems Support
10 5 (3.82%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Active Directory Consultant
10 5 (3.82%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) LAMP
2 2 (1.53%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.76%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.82%) Clustering
3 3 (2.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.53%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) EPoS
5 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) PKI
5 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.76%) PDA
5 1 (0.76%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.76%) iPad
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 98 (74.81%) Windows
2 33 (25.19%) Windows 7
3 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (18.32%) Windows XP
5 17 (12.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (12.98%) Linux
6 12 (9.16%) Android
7 11 (8.40%) CentOS
8 7 (5.34%) Windows 2000
8 7 (5.34%) Ubuntu
8 7 (5.34%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (3.82%) Windows NT
9 5 (3.82%) UNIX
9 5 (3.82%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (3.82%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.76%) AIX
12 1 (0.76%) Solaris
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.24%) ITIL
2 29 (22.14%) Migration
3 12 (9.16%) Change Management
4 10 (7.63%) Problem Management
5 9 (6.87%) Project Management
6 7 (5.34%) Logistics
6 7 (5.34%) Project Planning
7 5 (3.82%) Change Control
7 5 (3.82%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.29%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (2.29%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.53%) Service Management
11 1 (0.76%) Regression Testing
11 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2
11 1 (0.76%) CRM
11 1 (0.76%) EAI
11 1 (0.76%) Data Modelling
11 1 (0.76%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.76%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.79%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.98%) VBScript
3 7 (5.34%) VB
4 4 (3.05%) SQL
5 2 (1.53%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (22.14%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.08%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.63%) DV Cleared
3 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.11%) MCSE
5 4 (3.05%) Degree
6 2 (1.53%) CCNA
6 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.76%) MCP
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.76%) PMP
7 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.76%) MCITP
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.98%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 24 (18.32%) Hyper-V
2 21 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.69%) NFS
4 9 (6.87%) VMware ESX
4 9 (6.87%) vSphere
5 5 (3.82%) Sendmail
6 4 (3.05%) XenApp
6 4 (3.05%) Postfix
6 4 (3.05%) Squid
7 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.29%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.53%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.53%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (11.45%) SCCM
2 11 (8.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (4.58%) SCOM
4 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (3.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.29%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.53%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.53%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.76%) WSUS
7 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (58.02%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.90%) VMware
3 19 (14.50%) Remedy
4 18 (13.74%) Citrix
4 18 (13.74%) NetApp
5 16 (12.21%) Symantec
5 16 (12.21%) MobileIron
6 15 (11.45%) Cisco
7 11 (8.40%) IronPort
7 11 (8.40%) RightFax
8 7 (5.34%) HP
9 6 (4.58%) EMC
10 4 (3.05%) Intel
10 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.29%) F5
12 2 (1.53%) QNX
12 2 (1.53%) Veeam
13 1 (0.76%) Computacenter
13 1 (0.76%) ICL
13 1 (0.76%) Wyse
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago