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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 57 55 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.24% 8.44% 8.73%
As % of the System Software category 64.77% 56.12% 76.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
-2.72% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 11
Average hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £8.50 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £14.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
88 98 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.63% 15.03% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 25
Average daily rate £400 £360 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £8.50 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.00 £32.50
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 11 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 96 (75.00%) Windows
2 72 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 36 (28.13%) ITIL
4 34 (26.56%) MS Exchange
5 32 (25.00%) Finance
5 32 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 31 (24.22%) VMware
6 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
7 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (22.66%) Security Cleared
9 26 (20.31%) Migration
10 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
10 25 (19.53%) Hyper-V
11 24 (18.75%) Windows XP
12 23 (17.97%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (15.63%) Blackberry
14 19 (14.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 17 (13.28%) Symantec
15 17 (13.28%) Citrix
15 17 (13.28%) NetApp
15 17 (13.28%) Linux
15 17 (13.28%) MS Office
15 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
16 16 (12.50%) SCCM
16 16 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (12.50%) MobileIron
16 16 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (12.50%) SLA
17 15 (11.72%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 34 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (10.94%) Lync
5 14 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.13%) Apache
8 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.78%) IIS
9 1 (0.78%) SAS
9 1 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.78%) Moodle
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.28%) MS Office
3 7 (5.47%) MS Project
4 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
1 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.72%) iSCSI
2 8 (6.25%) LDAP
3 7 (5.47%) ATM
3 7 (5.47%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (3.91%) WAN
4 5 (3.91%) LAN
5 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.34%) DNS
6 3 (2.34%) SAN
6 3 (2.34%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.56%) VoIP
7 2 (1.56%) Broadband
7 2 (1.56%) Network Security
8 1 (0.78%) SMTP
8 1 (0.78%) DHCP
8 1 (0.78%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.78%) NAS
8 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.78%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.78%) OLAP
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MSI
1 1 (0.78%) InstallShield
General
1 32 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Banking
3 7 (5.47%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.13%) French Language
4 4 (3.13%) German Language
5 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 43 (33.59%) Analyst
2 17 (13.28%) Help Desk Analyst
2 17 (13.28%) Support Engineer
3 15 (11.72%) Help Desk Support
4 14 (10.94%) Support Analyst
4 14 (10.94%) Consultant
5 12 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (8.59%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (7.81%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) Messaging Engineer
9 8 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) Systems Support
11 5 (3.91%) Desktop Support
11 5 (3.91%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Systems Support Engineer
12 4 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.78%) WAMP
2 1 (0.78%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) XML
2 1 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.13%) Clustering
3 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.56%) Replication
5 1 (0.78%) EPoS
5 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.78%) PDA
5 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.78%) iPad
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 96 (75.00%) Windows
2 32 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 17 (13.28%) Linux
6 16 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (9.38%) Android
8 11 (8.59%) CentOS
9 7 (5.47%) Ubuntu
9 7 (5.47%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (4.69%) Windows 2000
11 5 (3.91%) UNIX
11 5 (3.91%) Apple iOS
12 4 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (3.13%) Windows NT
13 3 (2.34%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.78%) AIX
15 1 (0.78%) Solaris
15 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.13%) ITIL
2 26 (20.31%) Migration
3 11 (8.59%) Change Management
4 10 (7.81%) Problem Management
5 9 (7.03%) Project Management
6 7 (5.47%) Logistics
6 7 (5.47%) Project Planning
7 5 (3.91%) Change Control
7 5 (3.91%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.34%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.34%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (2.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.56%) Service Management
10 1 (0.78%) Regression Testing
10 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2
10 1 (0.78%) CRM
10 1 (0.78%) EAI
10 1 (0.78%) Data Modelling
10 1 (0.78%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.78%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.16%) VBScript
3 6 (4.69%) VB
3 6 (4.69%) SQL
4 1 (0.78%) C
4 1 (0.78%) C#
4 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (22.66%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.81%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.47%) MCSE
6 3 (2.34%) Degree
7 2 (1.56%) CCNA
7 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MCP
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PMP
8 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MCITP
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) QA
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) Hyper-V
2 20 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.94%) NFS
4 8 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 8 (6.25%) vSphere
5 5 (3.91%) Sendmail
6 4 (3.13%) XenApp
6 4 (3.13%) Postfix
6 4 (3.13%) Squid
7 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (12.50%) SCCM
2 11 (8.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (3.91%) SCOM
4 4 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.56%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.56%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.56%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.78%) WSUS
6 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 72 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.22%) VMware
3 17 (13.28%) Symantec
3 17 (13.28%) Citrix
3 17 (13.28%) NetApp
4 16 (12.50%) MobileIron
5 15 (11.72%) Cisco
5 15 (11.72%) Remedy
6 11 (8.59%) IronPort
6 11 (8.59%) RightFax
7 8 (6.25%) HP
8 5 (3.91%) EMC
9 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.34%) F5
10 3 (2.34%) Intel
11 2 (1.56%) Veeam
11 2 (1.56%) QNX
12 1 (0.78%) Wyse
12 1 (0.78%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.78%) ICL
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