The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 16.67% - 15.69%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% - 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.08%
Active Directory
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 19.05% - 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Average daily rate £425 - £595
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 - £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 - £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Salisbury region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 February 2016, 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
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Veeam
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
7 1 (12.50%) vSphere

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos