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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 99 88 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.41% 6.71% 6.14%
As % of the System Software category 65.13% 41.90% 54.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 58 41
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£275 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £193 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £19.00 £31.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
152 210 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.38% 16.01% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 140 72
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 24
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £22.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 0 8 £406 +80.55% 4
Woking -2 6 £130 -62.85% 3
Redhill +3 5 - - 1
Dorking - 5 £123 - 7
Staines - 4 £450 - 1
Camberley +2 3 - - 1
Reigate +6 2 £185 - 2
Leatherhead -4 2 - -
Egham - 2 - - 1
Farnham 0 1 £170 -29.16%
Weybridge 0 1 £275 -50.00% 1
Epsom - 1 £140 - 2
Esher - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Cranleigh - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 2
Oxted - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 144 (79.12%) Windows
2 101 (55.49%) Microsoft
3 66 (36.26%) Windows 7
4 59 (32.42%) MS Office
5 54 (29.67%) VMware
6 50 (27.47%) MS Exchange
7 48 (26.37%) Citrix
8 41 (22.53%) ITIL
8 41 (22.53%) MS Excel
9 39 (21.43%) Windows XP
10 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (17.03%) Firewall
12 29 (15.93%) DNS
13 27 (14.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (14.84%) SCCM
14 26 (14.29%) SAN
15 24 (13.19%) Cisco
16 23 (12.64%) SQL Server
16 23 (12.64%) Blackberry
17 21 (11.54%) SQL
17 21 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (9.89%) XenApp
19 18 (9.89%) Windows 8
19 18 (9.89%) SLA
19 18 (9.89%) MCSE
20 17 (9.34%) VPN
20 17 (9.34%) LAN
20 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (9.34%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 50 (27.47%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (6.04%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.95%) Lync
4 9 (4.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.30%) WorkSite
5 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.75%) IIS
7 3 (1.65%) CMS
7 3 (1.65%) MS Project Server
8 2 (1.10%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.55%) Moodle
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 59 (32.42%) MS Office
2 41 (22.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.65%) MS Project
4 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.03%) Firewall
2 29 (15.93%) DNS
3 26 (14.29%) SAN
4 17 (9.34%) VPN
4 17 (9.34%) LAN
5 15 (8.24%) WAN
5 15 (8.24%) DHCP
6 9 (4.95%) VoIP
6 9 (4.95%) Wireless
7 8 (4.40%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (2.75%) Internet
9 5 (2.75%) MPLS
10 4 (2.20%) SNMP
10 4 (2.20%) FTP
11 3 (1.65%) Broadband
11 3 (1.65%) Cisco ICM
11 3 (1.65%) NAS
12 2 (1.10%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.10%) Subversion
3 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.55%) MSI
General
1 10 (5.49%) Finance
2 7 (3.85%) Law
2 7 (3.85%) Dutch Language
3 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.65%) Retail
3 3 (1.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) Banking
4 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (25.82%) Analyst
2 24 (13.19%) 2nd Line Support
3 22 (12.09%) Support Engineer
3 22 (12.09%) Desktop Support
4 19 (10.44%) Support Analyst
4 19 (10.44%) Service Analyst
5 18 (9.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (8.79%) Consultant
7 15 (8.24%) Architect
8 12 (6.59%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (6.04%) Help Desk Analyst
10 10 (5.49%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (4.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Desktop Engineer
12 8 (4.40%) Technical Architect
12 8 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.85%) Service Desk Engineer
14 6 (3.30%) Help Desk Support Analyst
15 5 (2.75%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.65%) WAP
2 2 (1.10%) Ajax
2 2 (1.10%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.10%) HTML
2 2 (1.10%) .NET
2 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.10%) CSS
2 2 (1.10%) jQuery
2 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.55%) ODBC
3 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.64%) Blackberry
2 9 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.30%) Fat Client
3 6 (3.30%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.30%) Clustering
4 5 (2.75%) iPad
4 5 (2.75%) iPhone
5 4 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.65%) NHS
7 2 (1.10%) PKI
7 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.55%) Wiki
8 1 (0.55%) PMI
8 1 (0.55%) EPoS
8 1 (0.55%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 144 (79.12%) Windows
2 66 (36.26%) Windows 7
3 39 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (14.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (9.89%) Windows 8
7 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.75%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.65%) Linux
10 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.55%) Solaris
10 1 (0.55%) Debian
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.53%) ITIL
2 12 (6.59%) Incident Management
3 10 (5.49%) Load Balancing
3 10 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (4.40%) Migration
5 7 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 7 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (3.30%) Service Management
6 6 (3.30%) PRINCE2
6 6 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (2.75%) Project Management
7 5 (2.75%) ITIL V2
8 3 (1.65%) Change Management
8 3 (1.65%) ITSM
8 3 (1.65%) Identity Management
8 3 (1.65%) TOGAF
9 2 (1.10%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (1.10%) Software Licensing
9 2 (1.10%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.10%) C#
2 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.55%) PHP
3 1 (0.55%) C
3 1 (0.55%) VBScript
3 1 (0.55%) VB
3 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.89%) MCSE
3 9 (4.95%) MCP
3 9 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.30%) CCNA
4 6 (3.30%) Degree
5 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.75%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.75%) MCITP
5 5 (2.75%) MCSA
5 5 (2.75%) MCDST
6 4 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.65%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.10%) MCTS
9 1 (0.55%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.55%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.55%) CCSA
9 1 (0.55%) MOS
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.89%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.89%) XenApp
3 17 (9.34%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 11 (6.04%) Terminal Services
6 10 (5.49%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.49%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (5.49%) UAG
7 6 (3.30%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.20%) DFS Replication
8 4 (2.20%) vSphere
9 3 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.10%) XenServer
11 1 (0.55%) Squid
11 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 27 (14.84%) SCCM
2 15 (8.24%) SCOM
3 7 (3.85%) WSUS
3 7 (3.85%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.30%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.65%) Nessus
5 3 (1.65%) Sysprep
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.10%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.55%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.55%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 101 (55.49%) Microsoft
2 54 (29.67%) VMware
3 48 (26.37%) Citrix
4 24 (13.19%) Cisco
5 15 (8.24%) HP
6 14 (7.69%) Symantec
7 12 (6.59%) SolarWinds
7 12 (6.59%) F5
8 11 (6.04%) Avaya
9 9 (4.95%) Apple
9 9 (4.95%) McAfee
10 6 (3.30%) Oracle
10 6 (3.30%) Veeam
11 4 (2.20%) Dell
11 4 (2.20%) CommVault
11 4 (2.20%) Altiris
12 3 (1.65%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.65%) BT
12 3 (1.65%) Wyse
12 3 (1.65%) NetApp
Surrey
Roc Search
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £14 - £16 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
St Paul s Catholic College
Rate: From £15,189 to £15,882 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago