The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Salisbury region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 6.67% - -
As % of the System Software category 83.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 8.00% - 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
Wiltshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) SCOM
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) HP SIM
3 4 (50.00%) Lync
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Lync
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Service Design Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCOM
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) HP SIM
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 4 (50.00%) SCSM
4 2 (25.00%) WSUS
4 2 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco