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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 50 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.75% 7.78% 8.75%
As % of the System Software category 64.10% 48.60% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 16
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£400 £360 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £8.95 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £14.00 £31.50
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
78 107 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.97% 16.02% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 25
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 £248 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 12
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 £11.55 £9.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.00 £31.50
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 22 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 94 (74.60%) Windows
2 72 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 37 (29.37%) ITIL
4 33 (26.19%) MS Exchange
5 32 (25.40%) Finance
6 31 (24.60%) VMware
6 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (23.81%) Windows 7
8 29 (23.02%) Security Cleared
8 29 (23.02%) MS Excel
9 27 (21.43%) Migration
10 25 (19.84%) SC Cleared
10 25 (19.84%) Hyper-V
11 24 (19.05%) Windows XP
12 22 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (15.87%) Blackberry
14 19 (15.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 18 (14.29%) PowerShell
16 17 (13.49%) Citrix
16 17 (13.49%) NetApp
16 17 (13.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (13.49%) Linux
17 16 (12.70%) SLA
17 16 (12.70%) Symantec
17 16 (12.70%) Remedy
17 16 (12.70%) SCCM
17 16 (12.70%) MobileIron
18 15 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
18 15 (11.90%) iSCSI

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 33 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (15.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (11.11%) Lync
6 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.17%) Apache
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.79%) SAS
8 1 (0.79%) IIS
8 1 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.79%) Moodle
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (23.02%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.11%) MS Office
3 7 (5.56%) MS Project
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
1 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.90%) iSCSI
2 8 (6.35%) LDAP
3 7 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (5.56%) ATM
4 4 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (3.17%) LAN
4 4 (3.17%) WAN
5 3 (2.38%) SAN
5 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.38%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.59%) Network Security
6 2 (1.59%) DNS
6 2 (1.59%) VoIP
6 2 (1.59%) Broadband
7 1 (0.79%) X.400
7 1 (0.79%) X.500
7 1 (0.79%) Intranet
7 1 (0.79%) SMTP
7 1 (0.79%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) OLAP
4 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MSI
1 1 (0.79%) InstallShield
General
1 32 (25.40%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Banking
3 7 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.17%) French Language
4 4 (3.17%) German Language
5 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 43 (34.13%) Analyst
2 16 (12.70%) Help Desk Analyst
3 15 (11.90%) Support Analyst
3 15 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 14 (11.11%) Consultant
4 14 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 12 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (7.14%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Systems Support
10 5 (3.97%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.97%) Systems Support Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) LAMP
2 1 (0.79%) Middleware
2 1 (0.79%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) Web Services
2 1 (0.79%) XML
2 1 (0.79%) WAMP
2 1 (0.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.17%) Clustering
3 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) EPoS
5 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.79%) PDA
5 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.79%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 94 (74.60%) Windows
2 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 24 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 17 (13.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (13.49%) Linux
6 12 (9.52%) Android
7 11 (8.73%) CentOS
8 7 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 7 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (4.76%) Windows 2000
10 5 (3.97%) UNIX
10 5 (3.97%) Apple iOS
11 4 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (3.17%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.38%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.79%) AIX
14 1 (0.79%) Solaris
14 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) ITIL
2 27 (21.43%) Migration
3 11 (8.73%) Change Management
4 10 (7.94%) Problem Management
5 9 (7.14%) Project Management
6 7 (5.56%) Logistics
6 7 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 5 (3.97%) Change Control
7 5 (3.97%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.38%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (2.38%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.59%) Service Management
10 1 (0.79%) Workflow
10 1 (0.79%) Regression Testing
10 1 (0.79%) ITSM
10 1 (0.79%) Online Security
10 1 (0.79%) Risk Management
10 1 (0.79%) EAI
10 1 (0.79%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.11%) VBScript
3 7 (5.56%) VB
4 6 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.84%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.94%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.56%) MCSE
6 3 (2.38%) Degree
7 2 (1.59%) CCNA
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.79%) MCP
8 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.79%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.79%) PMP
8 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.79%) ISEB
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 25 (19.84%) Hyper-V
2 20 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.11%) NFS
4 8 (6.35%) VMware ESX
4 8 (6.35%) vSphere
5 5 (3.97%) Sendmail
6 4 (3.17%) Postfix
6 4 (3.17%) XenApp
6 4 (3.17%) Squid
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.59%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.79%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) SCCM
2 11 (8.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (3.97%) SCOM
4 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.59%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.59%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.59%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.79%) WSUS
6 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.79%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 72 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.60%) VMware
3 17 (13.49%) Citrix
3 17 (13.49%) NetApp
4 16 (12.70%) Symantec
4 16 (12.70%) Remedy
4 16 (12.70%) MobileIron
5 15 (11.90%) Cisco
6 11 (8.73%) RightFax
6 11 (8.73%) IronPort
7 7 (5.56%) HP
8 5 (3.97%) EMC
9 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.38%) Intel
10 3 (2.38%) F5
11 2 (1.59%) Veeam
11 2 (1.59%) QNX
12 1 (0.79%) Wyse
12 1 (0.79%) SAP
12 1 (0.79%) Novell
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