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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 125 101 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.23% 7.50% 5.82%
As % of the System Software category 65.45% 50.25% 50.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 66 42
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £218 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £9.66 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.20 £29.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
191 201 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.57% 14.92% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 131 91
Average daily rate £375 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 13
Average hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £10.95 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £23.80 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -6 15 £388 +80.23% 1
Redhill +3 10 £273 -
Camberley 0 7 £385 -3.81% 2
Leatherhead -6 7 £550 +59.42% 3
Farnham -1 4 £170 -29.16% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 - - 3
Staines -5 3 - - 1
Woking 0 2 £405 +15.71% 3
Cobham - 2 - -
Weybridge 0 1 £170 -53.10% 1
Dorking - 1 £175 - 4
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 1
Esher - - - -
Cranleigh - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Shepperton - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (75.47%) Windows
2 114 (53.77%) Microsoft
3 77 (36.32%) VMware
4 59 (27.83%) Windows 7
5 58 (27.36%) MS Office
6 56 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (25.47%) MS Exchange
8 50 (23.58%) MS Excel
9 49 (23.11%) Citrix
10 39 (18.40%) SQL Server
11 38 (17.92%) ITIL
11 38 (17.92%) DNS
11 38 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (16.98%) Windows XP
13 34 (16.04%) Firewall
14 33 (15.57%) SCCM
14 33 (15.57%) SAN
15 29 (13.68%) SQL
15 29 (13.68%) Cisco
16 28 (13.21%) SLA
16 28 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (12.26%) DHCP
18 24 (11.32%) MCSE
18 24 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
19 22 (10.38%) WAN
20 21 (9.91%) LAN
20 21 (9.91%) Hyper-V
21 20 (9.43%) XenApp
21 20 (9.43%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 54 (25.47%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (6.13%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.25%) Lync
6 8 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (3.77%) IIS
7 7 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.83%) WorkSite
9 3 (1.42%) CMS
9 3 (1.42%) MS Project Server
9 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.47%) Apache
11 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 58 (27.36%) MS Office
2 50 (23.58%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.89%) MS Project
4 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.92%) DNS
2 34 (16.04%) Firewall
3 33 (15.57%) SAN
4 26 (12.26%) DHCP
5 22 (10.38%) WAN
6 21 (9.91%) LAN
7 20 (9.43%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.19%) VoIP
9 10 (4.72%) VPN
10 8 (3.77%) Wireless
11 7 (3.30%) Internet
12 6 (2.83%) NAS
12 6 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.89%) SNMP
14 3 (1.42%) BIG-IP
14 3 (1.42%) Cisco ICM
14 3 (1.42%) MPLS
14 3 (1.42%) Broadband
14 3 (1.42%) FTP
15 2 (0.94%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (8.49%) Finance
2 7 (3.30%) Law
3 5 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (0.94%) Dutch Language
5 2 (0.94%) Marketing
5 2 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (24.06%) Analyst
2 36 (16.98%) Support Engineer
3 24 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 23 (10.85%) Desktop Support
5 20 (9.43%) Service Analyst
5 20 (9.43%) Support Analyst
5 20 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (7.55%) Architect
6 16 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 14 (6.60%) Consultant
7 14 (6.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (5.66%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (5.19%) Help Desk Analyst
10 9 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.25%) Network Engineer
10 9 (4.25%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.30%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 7 (3.30%) Server Support
11 7 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.36%) HTML
2 4 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (1.89%) .NET
2 4 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.89%) CSS
2 4 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.89%) jQuery
2 4 (1.89%) Ajax
3 3 (1.42%) WAP
4 1 (0.47%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.66%) Blackberry
2 9 (4.25%) PKI
3 6 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.36%) iPad
5 4 (1.89%) iPhone
5 4 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.89%) Clustering
6 3 (1.42%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.42%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.42%) DataPower
7 2 (0.94%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.94%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) SecurID
8 1 (0.47%) PDA
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) EPoS
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 160 (75.47%) Windows
2 59 (27.83%) Windows 7
3 56 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (16.98%) Windows XP
6 24 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (6.60%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.72%) Linux
9 4 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.42%) Android
10 3 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.94%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.94%) SUSE
12 1 (0.47%) Debian
12 1 (0.47%) Solaris
12 1 (0.47%) UNIX
12 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.92%) ITIL
2 20 (9.43%) Incident Management
3 11 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (5.19%) Load Balancing
4 10 (4.72%) Migration
5 9 (4.25%) PRINCE2
6 8 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 8 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (3.30%) ITIL V2
8 6 (2.83%) Security Architecture
8 6 (2.83%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (1.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (1.89%) Change Control
9 4 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (1.89%) Project Management
9 4 (1.89%) Validation
9 4 (1.89%) Workflow
9 4 (1.89%) MVC
10 3 (1.42%) ITSM
10 3 (1.42%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.68%) SQL
2 5 (2.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.89%) Java
3 4 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.89%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.89%) C#
4 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.47%) C
5 1 (0.47%) VBScript
5 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.32%) MCSE
3 13 (6.13%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.13%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.66%) MCP
5 10 (4.72%) MCSA
6 9 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.77%) CCNA
8 7 (3.30%) MCITP
9 5 (2.36%) Degree
10 4 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.89%) MCDST
11 3 (1.42%) CCNP
11 3 (1.42%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.94%) MCTS
13 1 (0.47%) MOS
13 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.91%) Hyper-V
3 20 (9.43%) XenApp
4 17 (8.02%) ISA Server
5 13 (6.13%) UAG
6 12 (5.66%) Forefront TMG
7 11 (5.19%) Terminal Services
8 10 (4.72%) VMware ESX
8 10 (4.72%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.89%) vSphere
11 3 (1.42%) MetaFrame
11 3 (1.42%) XenServer
12 2 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.47%) Snort
13 1 (0.47%) Squid
13 1 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (15.57%) SCCM
2 16 (7.55%) SCOM
3 9 (4.25%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (2.83%) WSUS
5 3 (1.42%) Nessus
5 3 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.42%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.47%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.47%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 114 (53.77%) Microsoft
2 77 (36.32%) VMware
3 49 (23.11%) Citrix
4 29 (13.68%) Cisco
5 20 (9.43%) HP
6 16 (7.55%) SolarWinds
7 15 (7.08%) Symantec
8 14 (6.60%) F5
9 11 (5.19%) Avaya
10 9 (4.25%) Altiris
10 9 (4.25%) Apple
11 5 (2.36%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.36%) NetApp
11 5 (2.36%) Kaseya
12 4 (1.89%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (1.89%) Oracle
12 4 (1.89%) CommVault
12 4 (1.89%) McAfee
13 3 (1.42%) Wyse
13 3 (1.42%) Tripwire
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