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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.17% 2.73% 5.66%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 55.56% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £294 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 - £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
8 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 8.33% 4.92% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £398 £424 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +30.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £389 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £457 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newbury region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newbury region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Squid

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Release Management
1 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Squid
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware