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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 61 47 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.20% 5.71% 8.00%
As % of the System Software category 59.22% 68.12% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 16
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £363 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £405 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 14
Average hourly rate £16.14 £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £12.50 £13.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.60%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
103 69 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.47% 8.38% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 40
Average daily rate £368 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £300 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 15
Average hourly rate £16.14 £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £12.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 69 (71.13%) Windows
2 55 (56.70%) Microsoft
3 34 (35.05%) Migration
4 32 (32.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (26.80%) PowerShell
6 23 (23.71%) Hyper-V
6 23 (23.71%) VMware
7 22 (22.68%) Citrix
7 22 (22.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (22.68%) SCCM
8 21 (21.65%) Windows 7
9 19 (19.59%) MS Exchange
9 19 (19.59%) Finance
10 17 (17.53%) ITIL
11 16 (16.49%) DNS
11 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
11 16 (16.49%) vSphere
11 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (16.49%) Data Centre
12 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
13 13 (13.40%) Remedy
13 13 (13.40%) Financial Institution
13 13 (13.40%) Banking
14 12 (12.37%) PKI
14 12 (12.37%) WSUS
15 11 (11.34%) VBScript
15 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (10.31%) SQL
17 9 (9.28%) MS Project

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (19.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.06%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) SAS
6 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.28%) MS Project
3 7 (7.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.28%) Office 365
3 2 (2.06%) PaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) DNS
2 7 (7.22%) ATM
3 5 (5.15%) DHCP
3 5 (5.15%) SAN
4 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.09%) Firewall
6 2 (2.06%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.06%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.06%) LAN
6 2 (2.06%) WAN
7 1 (1.03%) VPN
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) OLAP
2 1 (1.03%) MS Access
2 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.03%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Banking
2 13 (13.40%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.03%) Local Government
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Consultant
2 17 (17.53%) Project Manager
3 13 (13.40%) Active Directory Consultant
4 12 (12.37%) Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.19%) Migration Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Migration Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Citrix Specialist
9 4 (4.12%) Implementation Project Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Implementation Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 4 (4.12%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.12%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.06%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.37%) PKI
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) User Experience
4 5 (5.15%) NHS
5 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.06%) CMDB
6 2 (2.06%) Clustering
6 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.03%) EPoS
7 1 (1.03%) Telematics
7 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (71.13%) Windows
2 32 (32.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (22.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (21.65%) Windows 7
5 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.15%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.12%) Linux
7 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.06%) UNIX
8 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.06%) CentOS
9 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Migration
2 17 (17.53%) ITIL
3 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (7.22%) Logistics
5 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.15%) Change Management
6 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.15%) Release Management
6 5 (5.15%) V-Model
6 5 (5.15%) Process Improvement
6 5 (5.15%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.12%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.09%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (3.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.09%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.06%) Open Source
9 2 (2.06%) Change Control
9 2 (2.06%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.06%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.34%) VBScript
3 10 (10.31%) SQL
4 2 (2.06%) VB
4 2 (2.06%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) VBA
5 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) MCSE
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.12%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.09%) Degree
5 3 (3.09%) MCP
5 3 (3.09%) MCSA
6 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.03%) SAS Certification
7 1 (1.03%) CCA
7 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (23.71%) Hyper-V
2 16 (16.49%) vSphere
3 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.22%) XenApp
5 6 (6.19%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.09%) UAG
7 2 (2.06%) NFS
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.06%) Squid
8 1 (1.03%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (22.68%) SCCM
2 12 (12.37%) WSUS
3 5 (5.15%) XenMobile
3 5 (5.15%) AirWatch
3 5 (5.15%) SCOM
4 4 (4.12%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.06%) OVSD
7 1 (1.03%) OpenView
7 1 (1.03%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.03%) Control-M
7 1 (1.03%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 55 (56.70%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.71%) VMware
3 22 (22.68%) Citrix
4 13 (13.40%) Remedy
5 8 (8.25%) HP
6 5 (5.15%) Cisco
7 4 (4.12%) Oracle
8 3 (3.09%) Adobe
8 3 (3.09%) Dell
8 3 (3.09%) Symantec
8 3 (3.09%) NetApp
8 3 (3.09%) F5
8 3 (3.09%) GFI Software
9 2 (2.06%) Veeam
10 1 (1.03%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.03%) Apple
10 1 (1.03%) BMC
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