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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 112 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.31% 6.15% 6.48%
As % of the System Software category 63.28% 49.69% 57.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 52 41
Average daily rate
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£338 £344 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £167 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 23
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £12.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £21.56 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.93 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -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
177 163 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.55% 12.38% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 101 87
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.86 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.80 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -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 22 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +1 14 £208 +20.28% 1
Leatherhead -1 8 £500 +88.67% 2
Redhill - 7 £273 -
Camberley +3 5 £385 +10.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 - - 3
Woking +8 3 £333 -15.28% 3
Farnham - 3 - - 1
Epsom - 2 £350 -
Cobham - 2 - -
Weybridge -2 1 £170 -53.10%
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - - 1
Staines - - - - 1
Cranleigh - - - -
Dorking - - - - 2
Egham - - - -
Esher - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 160 (74.77%) Windows
2 111 (51.87%) Microsoft
3 85 (39.72%) VMware
4 59 (27.57%) MS Office
5 58 (27.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (26.17%) Windows 7
7 53 (24.77%) MS Exchange
8 49 (22.90%) Citrix
9 47 (21.96%) MS Excel
10 43 (20.09%) SQL Server
11 40 (18.69%) ITIL
12 39 (18.22%) DNS
13 38 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (17.29%) SAN
15 36 (16.82%) SCCM
16 35 (16.36%) SQL
17 34 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
18 33 (15.42%) Windows XP
19 31 (14.49%) Firewall
20 29 (13.55%) SLA
21 28 (13.08%) Cisco
22 25 (11.68%) LAN
22 25 (11.68%) WAN
22 25 (11.68%) DHCP
22 25 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
23 24 (11.21%) TCP/IP
24 23 (10.75%) Hyper-V
25 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
25 21 (9.81%) Incident Management
25 21 (9.81%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 53 (24.77%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (7.01%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.54%) Lync
6 9 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (3.27%) IIS
7 7 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.34%) WorkSite
9 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.40%) MS Project Server
9 3 (1.40%) CMS
10 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.47%) Apache
11 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 59 (27.57%) MS Office
2 47 (21.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.87%) MS Project
4 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.22%) DNS
2 37 (17.29%) SAN
3 31 (14.49%) Firewall
4 25 (11.68%) LAN
4 25 (11.68%) WAN
4 25 (11.68%) DHCP
5 24 (11.21%) TCP/IP
6 11 (5.14%) VoIP
7 9 (4.21%) Internet
8 8 (3.74%) NAS
9 6 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (2.80%) VPN
10 4 (1.87%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.87%) SNMP
11 3 (1.40%) Cisco ICM
11 3 (1.40%) Wireless
11 3 (1.40%) Broadband
11 3 (1.40%) FTP
12 2 (0.93%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.87%) Subversion
1 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (7.94%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.80%) Law
4 3 (1.40%) Legal
5 2 (0.93%) Back Office
5 2 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (23.36%) Analyst
2 36 (16.82%) Support Engineer
3 26 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (11.21%) Desktop Support
5 22 (10.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (9.35%) Service Analyst
6 20 (9.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (7.94%) Support Analyst
8 15 (7.01%) Desktop Engineer
9 14 (6.54%) Architect
9 14 (6.54%) Consultant
10 13 (6.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 12 (5.61%) Help Desk Support
12 10 (4.67%) Help Desk Analyst
13 9 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (4.21%) Technical Architect
14 8 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 7 (3.27%) Security Engineer
15 7 (3.27%) Server Support
15 7 (3.27%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.34%) HTML
2 4 (1.87%) .NET
2 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.87%) CSS
2 4 (1.87%) Ajax
2 4 (1.87%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.87%) jQuery
2 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (1.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (1.40%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.07%) Blackberry
2 11 (5.14%) PKI
3 6 (2.80%) Clustering
4 5 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.87%) DataPower
5 4 (1.87%) iPad
5 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.87%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.40%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.40%) iPhone
6 3 (1.40%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.40%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) SecurID
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) EPoS
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 160 (74.77%) Windows
2 58 (27.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (26.17%) Windows 7
4 38 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (15.42%) Windows XP
6 25 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (7.01%) Windows 8
8 12 (5.61%) Linux
9 5 (2.34%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.34%) Android
10 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.40%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.93%) SUSE
12 2 (0.93%) UNIX
12 2 (0.93%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.47%) Debian
13 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.69%) ITIL
2 21 (9.81%) Incident Management
3 12 (5.61%) Load Balancing
3 12 (5.61%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (5.14%) Migration
5 8 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (3.27%) PRINCE2
6 7 (3.27%) Service Delivery
6 7 (3.27%) Security Architecture
6 7 (3.27%) ITIL V2
7 6 (2.80%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (2.80%) Change Control
8 5 (2.34%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (1.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (1.87%) Project Management
9 4 (1.87%) MVC
9 4 (1.87%) Workflow
9 4 (1.87%) Validation
10 3 (1.40%) ITSM
10 3 (1.40%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.36%) SQL
2 6 (2.80%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.87%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.87%) C#
3 4 (1.87%) Java
3 4 (1.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.93%) VBScript
5 1 (0.47%) VB
5 1 (0.47%) PHP
5 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.88%) MCSE
3 14 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.54%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.67%) CCNA
4 10 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.74%) MCSA
6 7 (3.27%) MCITP
6 7 (3.27%) MCP
7 5 (2.34%) Degree
8 4 (1.87%) CCNP
8 4 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.93%) MCDST
9 2 (0.93%) MCTS
10 1 (0.47%) MOS
10 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.55%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (10.75%) Hyper-V
3 19 (8.88%) XenApp
4 14 (6.54%) ISA Server
4 14 (6.54%) UAG
5 12 (5.61%) Forefront TMG
6 11 (5.14%) VMware ESX
7 10 (4.67%) Terminal Services
7 10 (4.67%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.34%) vSphere
10 3 (1.40%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.40%) XenServer
11 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.47%) Snort
12 1 (0.47%) Squid
12 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 36 (16.82%) SCCM
2 18 (8.41%) SCOM
3 8 (3.74%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.87%) WSUS
6 3 (1.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.40%) Nessus
7 2 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.47%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.47%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.47%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 111 (51.87%) Microsoft
2 85 (39.72%) VMware
3 49 (22.90%) Citrix
4 28 (13.08%) Cisco
5 20 (9.35%) HP
6 17 (7.94%) SolarWinds
7 15 (7.01%) F5
8 13 (6.07%) Symantec
9 11 (5.14%) Apple
10 9 (4.21%) Avaya
11 7 (3.27%) Altiris
12 6 (2.80%) NetApp
12 6 (2.80%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.34%) LANDesk
13 5 (2.34%) Kaseya
14 4 (1.87%) Barracuda Networks
14 4 (1.87%) IBM
14 4 (1.87%) Oracle
15 3 (1.40%) Dell
15 3 (1.40%) Tripwire
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