The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 Surrey 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 22 22 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 111 81 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.21% 6.20% 4.44%
As % of the System Software category 64.16% 46.82% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 43 30
Average daily rate £175 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £224 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.25 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
173 173 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.24% 13.25% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 88 61
Average daily rate £313 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £128 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines +10 12 £400 - 2
Guildford -4 12 £190 -35.31% 4
Leatherhead +2 10 £186 -31.01%
Farnham - 7 £123 - 1
Woking -13 6 £115 -72.94% 3
Camberley +6 5 £375 -
Dorking - 4 - - 4
Godalming - 3 £125 -
Redhill +3 2 £313 - 1
Reigate -10 2 £120 -56.36% 4
Chertsey -3 1 £110 - 1
Epsom -4 1 £320 -8.57% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Egham - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 155 (85.64%) Windows
2 101 (55.80%) Microsoft
3 75 (41.44%) Windows 7
4 67 (37.02%) Citrix
5 61 (33.70%) MS Exchange
6 54 (29.83%) VMware
7 44 (24.31%) MS Office
8 38 (20.99%) ITIL
8 38 (20.99%) Windows XP
9 36 (19.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (19.89%) Exchange Server 2010
10 34 (18.78%) MS Excel
11 33 (18.23%) Migration
11 33 (18.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (16.57%) SCCM
12 30 (16.57%) SQL
13 29 (16.02%) TCP/IP
14 27 (14.92%) VPN
14 27 (14.92%) SharePoint
15 25 (13.81%) Finance
15 25 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (13.26%) Project Management
17 23 (12.71%) SAN
18 22 (12.15%) XenApp
18 22 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (11.60%) LAN
20 20 (11.05%) SQL Server
20 20 (11.05%) PRINCE2
21 19 (10.50%) Firewall
22 18 (9.94%) Blackberry

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 61 (33.70%) MS Exchange
2 36 (19.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (14.92%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (4.97%) CloudStack
7 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (2.76%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.66%) Lync
10 3 (1.66%) LiveCycle
11 2 (1.10%) Apache
11 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.55%) Documentum
12 1 (0.55%) IIS
12 1 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (24.31%) MS Office
2 34 (18.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.66%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.02%) TCP/IP
2 27 (14.92%) VPN
3 23 (12.71%) SAN
4 21 (11.60%) LAN
5 19 (10.50%) Firewall
6 16 (8.84%) WAN
7 13 (7.18%) DNS
8 9 (4.97%) NetScaler
9 8 (4.42%) DHCP
10 7 (3.87%) Internet
11 5 (2.76%) ADSL
11 5 (2.76%) HTTP
12 4 (2.21%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.21%) FTP
12 4 (2.21%) SMTP
12 4 (2.21%) VoIP
12 4 (2.21%) SSH
13 3 (1.66%) Wireless
13 3 (1.66%) OSPF
13 3 (1.66%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) InstallShield
1 3 (1.66%) MSI
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.10%) Hudson
2 2 (1.10%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 25 (13.81%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Dutch Language
3 4 (2.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.66%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (22.10%) Analyst
2 26 (14.36%) Support Analyst
2 26 (14.36%) Support Engineer
3 18 (9.94%) 1st Line Support
4 16 (8.84%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (6.63%) Consultant
7 10 (5.52%) Technical Project Manager
7 10 (5.52%) Help Desk Analyst
7 10 (5.52%) Technical Manager
8 9 (4.97%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (4.97%) Desktop Support
9 8 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 8 (4.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.31%) Architect
10 6 (3.31%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 6 (3.31%) Administrator
10 6 (3.31%) Support Specialist
10 6 (3.31%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.66%) WinForms
1 3 (1.66%) XML
1 3 (1.66%) XSD
1 3 (1.66%) XSLT
1 3 (1.66%) REST
2 2 (1.10%) Apache Flex
2 2 (1.10%) CSS
2 2 (1.10%) Web Services
2 2 (1.10%) VXML
3 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.55%) JSON
3 1 (0.55%) LAMP
3 1 (0.55%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.55%) .NET
3 1 (0.55%) ODBC
3 1 (0.55%) WCF
3 1 (0.55%) WPF
3 1 (0.55%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.55%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.94%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.31%) AS400
3 5 (2.76%) EPoS
4 4 (2.21%) iPhone
4 4 (2.21%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.21%) iPad
4 4 (2.21%) EFT
4 4 (2.21%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.66%) PKI
5 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.10%) NHS
6 2 (1.10%) IVR
7 1 (0.55%) CESG
7 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 155 (85.64%) Windows
2 75 (41.44%) Windows 7
3 38 (20.99%) Windows XP
4 33 (18.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.08%) Linux
8 9 (4.97%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.97%) UNIX
9 7 (3.87%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.87%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.76%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.66%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.99%) ITIL
2 33 (18.23%) Migration
3 24 (13.26%) Project Management
4 20 (11.05%) PRINCE2
5 14 (7.73%) Budget Control
6 8 (4.42%) CRM
6 8 (4.42%) Service Management
7 7 (3.87%) Incident Management
7 7 (3.87%) Workflow
7 7 (3.87%) ERP
8 5 (2.76%) Release Management
9 4 (2.21%) Change Control
9 4 (2.21%) Web Development
10 3 (1.66%) ITSM
10 3 (1.66%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.66%) SOA
10 3 (1.66%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.10%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (1.10%) Fault Management
11 2 (1.10%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.57%) SQL
2 12 (6.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.76%) C#
4 4 (2.21%) VB
4 4 (2.21%) VB6
5 3 (1.66%) VBScript
5 3 (1.66%) Java
6 2 (1.10%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (1.10%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.10%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.55%) Perl
7 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (7.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.31%) MCSE
4 6 (3.31%) CCNA
4 6 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.76%) MCSA
5 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.66%) MCDST
7 2 (1.10%) VCP5
7 2 (1.10%) CCA
7 2 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.10%) CCSA
7 2 (1.10%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.55%) CCSE
8 1 (0.55%) GSEC
8 1 (0.55%) CEH
8 1 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 36 (19.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (12.15%) XenApp
3 18 (9.94%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (7.73%) XenDesktop
6 12 (6.63%) vSphere
7 10 (5.52%) Terminal Services
8 9 (4.97%) XenServer
9 5 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.66%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.10%) UAG
12 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 30 (16.57%) SCCM
2 17 (9.39%) SCOM
3 9 (4.97%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.76%) WSUS
5 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.55%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.55%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.55%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.55%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 101 (55.80%) Microsoft
2 67 (37.02%) Citrix
3 54 (29.83%) VMware
4 14 (7.73%) Cisco
5 12 (6.63%) HP
6 11 (6.08%) AppSense
7 10 (5.52%) Apple
8 8 (4.42%) McAfee
9 7 (3.87%) Avaya
9 7 (3.87%) Dell
9 7 (3.87%) Oracle
10 6 (3.31%) Symantec
10 6 (3.31%) Novell
11 5 (2.76%) Lotus
12 4 (2.21%) LANDesk
12 4 (2.21%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.21%) NetApp
13 3 (1.66%) Altiris
13 3 (1.66%) Mercator
13 3 (1.66%) CheckPoint
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