The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 18 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.29% 4.49% 2.82%
As % of the System Software category 69.23% 46.88% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Median daily rate £313 £325 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +29.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £160 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -40.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Active Directory
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.98% 9.58% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 18
Median daily rate £313 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £267 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £375 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -40.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.75 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £29.20 £24.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 13 (35.14%) ITIL
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
5 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 10 (27.03%) Service Management
5 10 (27.03%) Cisco
6 9 (24.32%) SLA
6 9 (24.32%) SCOM
6 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
7 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (16.22%) SCCM
9 6 (16.22%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (16.22%) DevOps
9 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.51%) Clustering
10 5 (13.51%) DNS
10 5 (13.51%) VoIP
10 5 (13.51%) MS Office
10 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
10 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.81%) Puppet
11 4 (10.81%) Use Case
11 4 (10.81%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) IaaS
3 3 (8.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) VoIP
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) LAN
3 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
3 3 (8.11%) WAN
4 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) Skype
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (5.41%) HDInsight
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Service Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Service Desk Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Support Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) 1st Line Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (16.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) IT Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) IT Support
6 5 (13.51%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) VMS
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Service Management
3 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.81%) Use Case
5 3 (8.11%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.41%) High Availability
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) MCP
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCOM
2 6 (16.22%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) Puppet
4 2 (5.41%) DatAdvantage
4 2 (5.41%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
3 4 (10.81%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Varonis
4 2 (5.41%) Wyse
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) CommVault
5 1 (2.70%) Veritas
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