The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Active Directory Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Consultant
Rank 63 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £394 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.50 -
Active Directory Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
768 859 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.23% 93.27% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 484 365
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.58 £40.39 £19.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Active Directory Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Active Directory Consultant in the job title.

Active Directory Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Active Directory Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Active Directory Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Active Directory Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Active Directory Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Active Directory Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) UAG
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) PKI

Active Directory Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft