The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.05% 0.47% 2.35%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Active Directory
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.05% 2.82% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate - £450 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Active Directory
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Remedy
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Dell
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (11.11%) SCOM
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 8

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Dell