The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 119 84 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.28% 6.64% 6.82%
As % of the System Software category 64.67% 62.69% 57.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 37 42
Average daily rate
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£375 £190 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -39.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £118 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £13.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £20.50 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
184 134 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.35% 10.58% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 70 82
Average daily rate £365 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 27
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £43.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 3 July 2015.

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
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 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +8 18 £275 +44.73% 5
Leatherhead -14 12 £450 +28.57%
Epsom +8 11 £400 -
Woking +15 7 £173 -38.39% 2
Cobham - 7 £350 -
Camberley -7 4 £400 - 1
Weybridge - 4 £363 -
Staines +1 3 £261 - 1
Chertsey 0 2 £300 +172.72% 1
Egham -13 1 - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 158 (71.49%) Windows
2 95 (42.99%) Microsoft
3 80 (36.20%) VMware
4 65 (29.41%) DNS
5 60 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (25.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (23.98%) MS Exchange
8 51 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 51 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 50 (22.62%) DHCP
10 48 (21.72%) TCP/IP
11 42 (19.00%) SQL
12 41 (18.55%) ITIL
12 41 (18.55%) MS Excel
13 40 (18.10%) Citrix
14 39 (17.65%) Firewall
15 36 (16.29%) Cisco
16 33 (14.93%) MS Office
16 33 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
17 32 (14.48%) LAN
18 31 (14.03%) Security Cleared
19 30 (13.57%) SCCM
19 30 (13.57%) Finance
19 30 (13.57%) Migration
20 29 (13.12%) WAN
21 28 (12.67%) SC Cleared
22 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
22 27 (12.22%) SAN
23 26 (11.76%) Clustering

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 53 (23.98%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (9.50%) SharePoint
4 20 (9.05%) Lync
5 14 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (5.88%) JBoss
7 10 (4.52%) Apache
8 7 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.17%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.26%) IBM Notes
9 5 (2.26%) IIS
10 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.36%) TPMS
11 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 41 (18.55%) MS Excel
2 33 (14.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.81%) MS Project
4 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.79%) Office 365
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 65 (29.41%) DNS
2 50 (22.62%) DHCP
3 48 (21.72%) TCP/IP
4 39 (17.65%) Firewall
5 32 (14.48%) LAN
6 29 (13.12%) WAN
7 27 (12.22%) SAN
8 23 (10.41%) VPN
9 14 (6.33%) Network Security
10 13 (5.88%) IPsec
10 13 (5.88%) NAS
11 12 (5.43%) SSL
12 8 (3.62%) LDAP
13 6 (2.71%) Internet
14 5 (2.26%) VoIP
14 5 (2.26%) Wireless
15 4 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
16 3 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
16 3 (1.36%) Reverse Proxy
16 3 (1.36%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.90%) DB2
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.62%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.36%) Log4Net
3 2 (0.90%) MSTest
3 2 (0.90%) MSBuild
General
1 30 (13.57%) Finance
2 13 (5.88%) Retail
3 10 (4.52%) Legal
4 5 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.81%) Japanese Language
6 2 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (18.10%) Analyst
2 23 (10.41%) Architect
2 23 (10.41%) Support Engineer
3 19 (8.60%) Support Analyst
4 17 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (7.24%) Security Engineer
5 16 (7.24%) IT Support
6 15 (6.79%) Desktop Support
7 14 (6.33%) Administrator
8 13 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (4.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (4.98%) IT Support Analyst
10 10 (4.52%) Server Engineer
10 10 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.52%) Service Analyst
10 10 (4.52%) Consultant
11 9 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.62%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (3.62%) Desktop Engineer
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.07%) CSS
2 8 (3.62%) .NET
2 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET
2 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (2.71%) REST
4 5 (2.26%) Application Packaging
4 5 (2.26%) J2EE
5 3 (1.36%) ODBC
5 3 (1.36%) ELMAH
5 3 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.36%) POCO
6 2 (0.90%) Flash
6 2 (0.90%) Middleware
7 1 (0.45%) SAP BC
7 1 (0.45%) jQuery
7 1 (0.45%) COM
7 1 (0.45%) JSP
7 1 (0.45%) SOAP
7 1 (0.45%) Web Services
7 1 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.76%) Clustering
2 19 (8.60%) PKI
3 10 (4.52%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.07%) SecurID
4 9 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.07%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.17%) CMDB
5 7 (3.17%) DataPower
6 6 (2.71%) BYOD
6 6 (2.71%) Smartphone
7 5 (2.26%) NHS
7 5 (2.26%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.81%) Informatics
8 4 (1.81%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.81%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.81%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.90%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 158 (71.49%) Windows
2 60 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (25.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 33 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (11.31%) Linux
7 13 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 12 (5.43%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.17%) UNIX
10 6 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.26%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.81%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (1.36%) Solaris
14 2 (0.90%) AIX
14 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.55%) ITIL
2 30 (13.57%) Migration
3 15 (6.79%) ITSM
4 14 (6.33%) Project Management
4 14 (6.33%) Service Management
5 12 (5.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 11 (4.98%) PRINCE2
7 10 (4.52%) Identity Management
7 10 (4.52%) Problem Management
8 9 (4.07%) Configuration Management
9 8 (3.62%) MVC
9 8 (3.62%) Scrum
10 7 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (3.17%) CRM
10 7 (3.17%) Time Management
11 6 (2.71%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.71%) TDD
11 6 (2.71%) Analytics
12 5 (2.26%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.00%) SQL
2 16 (7.24%) Java
3 12 (5.43%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.52%) VB
5 9 (4.07%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.62%) C#
7 6 (2.71%) VBScript
8 2 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (14.03%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.67%) SC Cleared
3 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (7.24%) MCSE
6 12 (5.43%) CCNA
6 12 (5.43%) Degree
7 8 (3.62%) MCSA
7 8 (3.62%) CISSP
8 7 (3.17%) MCP
8 7 (3.17%) MCITP
9 6 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.71%) A+ Certification
10 5 (2.26%) CCSP
11 4 (1.81%) HND
12 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.36%) CISM
12 3 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.90%) CCSA
13 2 (0.90%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.26%) SLA
1 5 (2.26%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.95%) vSphere
3 15 (6.79%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (4.98%) Forefront TMG
5 10 (4.52%) Hyper-V
6 9 (4.07%) XenApp
7 7 (3.17%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.26%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.26%) NFS
9 4 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.81%) UAG
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 30 (13.57%) SCCM
2 15 (6.79%) SCOM
3 12 (5.43%) WSUS
4 9 (4.07%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (4.07%) AirWatch
5 6 (2.71%) XenMobile
5 6 (2.71%) ARCserve
6 5 (2.26%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.26%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.81%) Windows Intune
8 3 (1.36%) SnapMirror
8 3 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 3 (1.36%) Nessus
8 3 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.90%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.45%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.45%) WMI
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 95 (42.99%) Microsoft
2 80 (36.20%) VMware
3 40 (18.10%) Citrix
4 36 (16.29%) Cisco
5 24 (10.86%) NetApp
6 19 (8.60%) HP
7 11 (4.98%) Juniper
7 11 (4.98%) LANDesk
7 11 (4.98%) CheckPoint
7 11 (4.98%) McAfee
8 10 (4.52%) Dell
8 10 (4.52%) EMC
8 10 (4.52%) IBM
8 10 (4.52%) Blue Coat
9 8 (3.62%) Oracle
9 8 (3.62%) Websense
10 7 (3.17%) Sophos
11 6 (2.71%) Symantec
11 6 (2.71%) Avaya
11 6 (2.71%) Red Hat
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