The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 49 61 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.33% 7.95% 7.34%
As % of the System Software category 56.32% 64.21% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 14
Median daily rate £310 £300 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £128 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £267
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.79% +20.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £15.20 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £20.00 £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
87 95 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.80% 12.39% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 17
Median daily rate £363 £306 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% +26.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.25 £14.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +34.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £15.50 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £40.00 £19.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +1 24 £305 +11.41% 3
Banbury -2 5 £363 -21.45% 1
Abingdon -1 2 £205 +36.66% 2
Kidlington - 1 - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 88 (88.00%) Windows
2 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (46.00%) Windows Server
3 45 (45.00%) VMware
4 33 (33.00%) MS Exchange
5 32 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (31.00%) Windows 7
7 24 (24.00%) ITIL
8 22 (22.00%) SharePoint
9 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (20.00%) MS Office
10 20 (20.00%) DNS
11 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
12 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (18.00%) Citrix
13 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (16.00%) SQL
14 14 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (14.00%) Linux
14 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (14.00%) Office 365
15 13 (13.00%) NetApp
15 13 (13.00%) Incident Management
16 12 (12.00%) DHCP
16 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
17 11 (11.00%) Windows XP
17 11 (11.00%) MCSE
17 11 (11.00%) Finance
17 11 (11.00%) Windows 8

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 33 (33.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (22.00%) SharePoint
3 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.00%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (9.00%) WordPress
5 7 (7.00%) Skype for Business
6 6 (6.00%) IBM Notes
6 6 (6.00%) IIS
7 4 (4.00%) Apache
8 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (4.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.00%) DNS
2 12 (12.00%) DHCP
2 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.00%) Firewall
4 9 (9.00%) Intranet
4 9 (9.00%) VPN
5 6 (6.00%) Internet
6 5 (5.00%) VLAN
6 5 (5.00%) WAN
7 3 (3.00%) ADSL
7 3 (3.00%) CTI
7 3 (3.00%) FTP
7 3 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.00%) ISDN
7 3 (3.00%) MPLS
7 3 (3.00%) MRTG
7 3 (3.00%) PBX
7 3 (3.00%) VSAT
8 2 (2.00%) LAN
8 2 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 24 (24.00%) Analyst
3 21 (21.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (13.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 12 (12.00%) IT Support
7 11 (11.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (11.00%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 9 (9.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 9 (9.00%) Administrator
9 9 (9.00%) Service Analyst
9 9 (9.00%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (9.00%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (9.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) Ajax
1 1 (1.00%) CSS
1 1 (1.00%) HTML
1 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.00%) EPoS
4 1 (1.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.00%) NHS
4 1 (1.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 88 (88.00%) Windows
2 46 (46.00%) Windows Server
3 32 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (31.00%) Windows 7
5 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (14.00%) Linux
6 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (11.00%) Windows 8
7 11 (11.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.00%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.00%) Unix
10 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.00%) ITIL
2 14 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (13.00%) Incident Management
4 9 (9.00%) Change Management
4 9 (9.00%) Project Management
5 8 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.00%) Change Control
7 4 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.00%) Migration
7 4 (4.00%) Network Design
7 4 (4.00%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.00%) Release Management
7 4 (4.00%) Workflow
8 3 (3.00%) High Availability
8 3 (3.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.00%) Software Distribution
9 2 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.00%) SQL
2 9 (9.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.00%) Perl
3 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.00%) MCSE
3 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.00%) MCITP
4 5 (5.00%) MCTS
5 4 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.00%) CCNA
5 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.00%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.00%) Degree
8 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.00%) PMP
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.00%) RHCE
8 1 (1.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 5 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.00%) VMware ESX
3 9 (9.00%) vSphere
4 5 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.00%) XenApp
5 4 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.00%) XenServer
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.00%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.00%) Firmware
7 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.00%) Postfix
7 1 (1.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (7.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) DameWare
3 2 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.00%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.00%) Ansible
4 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 45 (45.00%) VMware
3 18 (18.00%) Citrix
4 13 (13.00%) NetApp
5 9 (9.00%) Cisco
5 9 (9.00%) Oracle
6 6 (6.00%) Lotus
6 6 (6.00%) Remedy
7 5 (5.00%) Dell
7 5 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (5.00%) Sophos
8 4 (4.00%) Adobe
8 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.00%) HP
10 2 (2.00%) AppSense
10 2 (2.00%) EMC
10 2 (2.00%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.00%) Avaya
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