The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 16 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 Staines 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 6.78% 0.50% 2.30%
As % of the System Software category 35.29% 3.45% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
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
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 19.21% 14.57% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
Surrey

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Citrix
3 11 (64.71%) Migration
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (64.71%) AppSense
3 11 (64.71%) XenApp
3 11 (64.71%) XenDesktop
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) XenServer
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) CloudStack
4 9 (52.94%) NetScaler
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
6 6 (35.29%) UNIX
6 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 3 (17.65%) WSUS
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) SCCM
8 3 (17.65%) SCOM
8 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (11.76%) vSphere
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 9 (52.94%) CloudStack
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) UNIX
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft App-V
1 11 (64.71%) XenApp
1 11 (64.71%) XenDesktop
2 9 (52.94%) XenServer
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) DFS Replication
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Citrix
2 11 (64.71%) AppSense
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco