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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 115 127 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.88% 9.78% 7.64%
As % of the System Software category 56.65% 68.65% 65.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 64 47
Median daily rate £375 £350 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +112.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £122 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.10 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -
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
203 185 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.68% 14.25% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 98 80
Median daily rate £425 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £175 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 32
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £52.17 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -8 19 £500 +17.64% 2
Guildford -1 18 £375 +28.20% 3
Weybridge -2 10 £150 -58.62%
Woking 0 9 £140 -18.84% 3
Staines -5 7 £550 +260.65% 1
Redhill 0 4 £350 +191.66% 1
Epsom -1 4 £500 +25.00% 1
Camberley -9 4 £339 -13.96% 1
Egham +3 2 £80 -42.85%
Chertsey -1 1 £135 -55.00%
Dorking - 1 £325 -
Addlestone - 1 - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 177 (73.44%) Windows
2 112 (46.47%) Microsoft
3 91 (37.76%) VMware
4 88 (36.51%) Windows Server
5 71 (29.46%) Linux
6 66 (27.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 61 (25.31%) MS Exchange
8 59 (24.48%) Windows 7
9 58 (24.07%) Citrix
10 52 (21.58%) MS Office
10 52 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 47 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 46 (19.09%) Data Centre
14 44 (18.26%) SCCM
14 44 (18.26%) ITIL
15 42 (17.43%) MS Excel
15 42 (17.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 41 (17.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 39 (16.18%) DNS
17 39 (16.18%) MCSE
18 33 (13.69%) DHCP
18 33 (13.69%) SQL Server
18 33 (13.69%) HP
18 33 (13.69%) Security Cleared
18 33 (13.69%) XenApp
19 31 (12.86%) SQL
20 30 (12.45%) TCP/IP
21 29 (12.03%) LAN
21 29 (12.03%) Finance

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 61 (25.31%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.88%) Apache
3 18 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.64%) SharePoint
5 15 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.73%) JBoss
7 9 (3.73%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.90%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.24%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 52 (21.58%) MS Office
2 42 (17.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.20%) Office 365
2 10 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.18%) DNS
2 33 (13.69%) DHCP
3 30 (12.45%) TCP/IP
4 29 (12.03%) LAN
5 28 (11.62%) WAN
6 26 (10.79%) Firewall
7 25 (10.37%) SAN
8 24 (9.96%) SSL
9 23 (9.54%) LDAP
10 15 (6.22%) Reverse Proxy
11 12 (4.98%) VPN
12 10 (4.15%) Network Security
13 9 (3.73%) IPsec
14 8 (3.32%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
16 5 (2.07%) Internet
16 5 (2.07%) Unified Communications
17 4 (1.66%) FTP
17 4 (1.66%) HTTP
17 4 (1.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.73%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.07%) MySQL
4 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.24%) DB2
5 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.98%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.73%) Ant
3 9 (3.73%) Hudson
3 9 (3.73%) JIRA
3 9 (3.73%) Maven
3 9 (3.73%) Subversion
4 3 (1.24%) RSpec
4 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.83%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.41%) MSI
General
1 29 (12.03%) Finance
2 10 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.49%) Retail
4 5 (2.07%) Electronics
4 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.07%) Marketing
5 3 (1.24%) Advertising
5 3 (1.24%) Games
5 3 (1.24%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Local Government
6 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (22.41%) Support Engineer
2 43 (17.84%) Analyst
3 26 (10.79%) Desktop Support
4 25 (10.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (9.13%) Architect
5 22 (9.13%) Server Engineer
5 22 (9.13%) Support Analyst
6 21 (8.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (8.71%) Security Engineer
7 17 (7.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (6.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (6.64%) Service Analyst
8 16 (6.64%) Service Desk Analyst
9 15 (6.22%) 1st Line Support
9 15 (6.22%) Server Support
10 14 (5.81%) Desktop Engineer
10 14 (5.81%) IT Support
10 14 (5.81%) Service Desk Support
11 13 (5.39%) Help Desk Support
11 13 (5.39%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.56%) SAML
2 7 (2.90%) XML
3 6 (2.49%) Middleware
3 6 (2.49%) SOAP
4 3 (1.24%) .NET
4 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.24%) CSS
5 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.83%) ODBC
5 2 (0.83%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.83%) REST
5 2 (0.83%) Web Services
5 2 (0.83%) XML Messaging
5 2 (0.83%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.41%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.41%) CGI
6 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.09%) Data Centre
2 24 (9.96%) PKI
3 18 (7.47%) Driving Licence
4 17 (7.05%) Blackberry
5 14 (5.81%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (4.56%) Cryptography
8 8 (3.32%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.90%) Contactless
10 6 (2.49%) NHS
10 6 (2.49%) RSA SecurID
11 5 (2.07%) EMC VNX
11 5 (2.07%) Smartphone
11 5 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.66%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.66%) Clustering
12 4 (1.66%) Smart Meter
13 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.24%) Replication
13 3 (1.24%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 177 (73.44%) Windows
2 88 (36.51%) Windows Server
3 71 (29.46%) Linux
4 59 (24.48%) Windows 7
5 52 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (17.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (17.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (9.54%) Unix
10 18 (7.47%) Windows XP
11 16 (6.64%) Windows 10
12 13 (5.39%) Windows 8
13 10 (4.15%) Apple iOS
14 9 (3.73%) VMS
15 7 (2.90%) AIX
16 4 (1.66%) Android
16 4 (1.66%) Solaris
17 2 (0.83%) Debian
18 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.26%) ITIL
2 26 (10.79%) Service Management
3 19 (7.88%) Identity Management
3 19 (7.88%) Project Management
4 16 (6.64%) Migration
5 15 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (6.22%) DevOps
6 13 (5.39%) Security Architecture
7 12 (4.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 12 (4.98%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (4.98%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 12 (4.98%) Use Case
8 11 (4.56%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (4.56%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.56%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.56%) Software Deployment
9 10 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (4.15%) Integration Testing
10 8 (3.32%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.86%) SQL
2 23 (9.54%) PowerShell
3 17 (7.05%) Java
4 12 (4.98%) Ruby
5 11 (4.56%) Python
6 9 (3.73%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.24%) C
7 3 (1.24%) C#
7 3 (1.24%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.24%) VB
8 2 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (16.18%) MCSE
3 33 (13.69%) Security Cleared
4 27 (11.20%) SC Cleared
5 15 (6.22%) MCP
5 15 (6.22%) MCSA
6 10 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.15%) MCDST
7 9 (3.73%) Degree
8 8 (3.32%) DBS Check
9 7 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.49%) CCNA
11 5 (2.07%) MCITP
12 4 (1.66%) CCSP
13 3 (1.24%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.83%) CCA
14 2 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.81%) FIPS 140-2
2 13 (5.39%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) COBIT
3 3 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.83%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (27.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (13.69%) XenApp
3 29 (12.03%) vSphere
4 21 (8.71%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (5.81%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.98%) XenDesktop
7 11 (4.56%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.73%) Docker
9 6 (2.49%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.66%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.66%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.24%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 44 (18.26%) SCCM
2 20 (8.30%) WSUS
3 18 (7.47%) Backup Exec
3 18 (7.47%) SCOM
4 17 (7.05%) NetBackup
5 15 (6.22%) McAfee ePO
6 14 (5.81%) Puppet
7 9 (3.73%) Ansible
7 9 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.07%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.66%) Sysprep
10 3 (1.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (1.24%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.83%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 2 (0.83%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.83%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.83%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 112 (46.47%) Microsoft
2 91 (37.76%) VMware
3 58 (24.07%) Citrix
4 33 (13.69%) HP
5 25 (10.37%) Cisco
6 18 (7.47%) Red Hat
7 17 (7.05%) Intel Security
8 13 (5.39%) Dell
9 12 (4.98%) NetApp
9 12 (4.98%) Oracle
10 11 (4.56%) Palo Alto
11 10 (4.15%) CheckPoint
11 10 (4.15%) Splunk
12 9 (3.73%) Symantec
13 8 (3.32%) EMC
13 8 (3.32%) Juniper
13 8 (3.32%) SAP
14 6 (2.49%) Blue Coat
14 6 (2.49%) Remedy
15 5 (2.07%) arcserve
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