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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.11% 2.19% 2.50%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 26.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £341 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.86 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -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
12 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 8.45% 8.20% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £475 £437 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +45.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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
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 25 September 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) BMC

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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
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
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
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%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec