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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.70% 6.83% 4.26%
As % of the System Software category 32.14% 71.43% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 4
Median daily rate £344 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
28 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.72% 9.56% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 8
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £515 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (13.33%) Server Building
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) vSphere
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (13.33%) Mimecast
6 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) VMS

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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Connection
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) VMS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Server Building
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) BitLocker
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) vCloud
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec