The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.38% 3.46% 3.75%
As % of the System Software category 52.94% 61.54% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £200 £423 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.66% +50.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £341 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £505 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £299 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.02% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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 Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.06% 5.63% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 16
Median daily rate £288 £510 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.62% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £380 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £525 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Slough region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) MS Office
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Office 365
4 5 (29.41%) SCCM
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Advertising
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) DBS Check
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) HTTP
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.88%) OLAP
8 1 (5.88%) IIS
8 1 (5.88%) HTML

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.88%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) IPv4
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Telnet
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Connection
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Change Control
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (5.88%) Data Management
2 1 (5.88%) DevOps
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
2 1 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Presales
2 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
2 1 (5.88%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) BMC
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec