The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 52 72 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.33% 9.77% 6.74%
As % of the System Software category 68.42% 63.16% 60.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 12
Average daily rate
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£310 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £244 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.10 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.50 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
76 114 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.25% 15.47% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 31
Average daily rate £325 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.63 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% -2.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.30 £10.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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 92 (77.31%) Windows
2 77 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 34 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 33 (27.73%) Finance
5 32 (26.89%) MS Excel
6 31 (26.05%) VMware
7 26 (21.85%) ITIL
8 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (18.49%) Citrix
10 21 (17.65%) Migration
10 21 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (16.81%) MS Exchange
12 18 (15.13%) SLA
12 18 (15.13%) SC Cleared
13 17 (14.29%) Windows XP
14 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (12.61%) Remedy
14 15 (12.61%) Hyper-V
14 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
14 15 (12.61%) SCCM
15 14 (11.76%) Blackberry
15 14 (11.76%) NetApp
15 14 (11.76%) VBScript
16 13 (10.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (10.92%) Banking
17 12 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (10.08%) MS Office
17 12 (10.08%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (16.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.72%) IIS
6 7 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (5.88%) Lync
7 4 (3.36%) Apache
8 2 (1.68%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.84%) SAS
9 1 (0.84%) Moodle
9 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (26.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS Office
3 5 (4.20%) MS Project
4 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) SAN
1 11 (9.24%) iSCSI
2 10 (8.40%) LDAP
3 8 (6.72%) NAS
4 6 (5.04%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.20%) ATM
6 4 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (3.36%) Broadband
7 3 (2.52%) DNS
8 2 (1.68%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (1.68%) LAN
8 2 (1.68%) VoIP
8 2 (1.68%) WAN
8 2 (1.68%) IPsec
9 1 (0.84%) Firewall
9 1 (0.84%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.84%) X.400
9 1 (0.84%) X.500
9 1 (0.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.84%) OLAP
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (0.84%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.84%) MSI
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 13 (10.92%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.36%) French Language
4 4 (3.36%) German Language
5 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (34.45%) Analyst
2 19 (15.97%) Help Desk Analyst
3 11 (9.24%) Support Analyst
3 11 (9.24%) Consultant
4 10 (8.40%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.40%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (7.56%) Help Desk Support
5 9 (7.56%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.04%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.20%) Administrator
8 5 (4.20%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (4.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Active Directory Consultant
9 4 (3.36%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Messaging Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Mobility Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.36%) LAMP
2 3 (2.52%) .NET
3 1 (0.84%) Web Services
3 1 (0.84%) WAMP
3 1 (0.84%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.56%) Clustering
3 4 (3.36%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.68%) Replication
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) EPoS
6 1 (0.84%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.84%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.84%) iPad
6 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.84%) PDA
6 1 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 92 (77.31%) Windows
2 34 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (9.24%) Windows 2000
6 11 (9.24%) Android
7 10 (8.40%) Windows NT
8 9 (7.56%) Linux
8 9 (7.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (5.88%) UNIX
9 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.88%) CentOS
9 7 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
10 5 (4.20%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.52%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.85%) ITIL
2 21 (17.65%) Migration
3 12 (10.08%) Change Management
4 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.88%) Project Management
6 6 (5.04%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.20%) Logistics
7 5 (4.20%) Project Planning
8 4 (3.36%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.52%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (2.52%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.52%) Change Control
10 2 (1.68%) Service Management
11 1 (0.84%) Service Delivery
11 1 (0.84%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.84%) Data Modelling
11 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2
11 1 (0.84%) Analytics
11 1 (0.84%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (0.84%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.76%) VBScript
3 3 (2.52%) SQL
4 2 (1.68%) C#
4 2 (1.68%) VB
4 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.84%) Java
5 1 (0.84%) C
5 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.13%) SC Cleared
4 12 (10.08%) MCSE
5 9 (7.56%) Degree
6 7 (5.88%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.68%) CCNA
7 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.84%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.84%) PMP
8 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.61%) Hyper-V
3 12 (10.08%) VMware ESX
4 10 (8.40%) vSphere
4 10 (8.40%) NFS
5 9 (7.56%) Terminal Services
6 7 (5.88%) ISA Server
6 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (5.04%) XenApp
8 5 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (4.20%) Sendmail
9 4 (3.36%) Squid
9 4 (3.36%) Postfix
10 2 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) SCCM
2 8 (6.72%) BladeLogic
2 8 (6.72%) SCOM
3 7 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (2.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.68%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 77 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 31 (26.05%) VMware
3 22 (18.49%) Citrix
4 15 (12.61%) Remedy
5 14 (11.76%) NetApp
6 11 (9.24%) Cisco
6 11 (9.24%) MobileIron
7 10 (8.40%) Intel
8 9 (7.56%) Symantec
9 6 (5.04%) IronPort
9 6 (5.04%) RightFax
9 6 (5.04%) EMC
10 4 (3.36%) HP
10 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.68%) Veeam
11 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.68%) SAP
11 2 (1.68%) Lotus
11 2 (1.68%) QNX
12 1 (0.84%) Wyse
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