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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 115 111 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.19% 7.44% 6.39%
As % of the System Software category 67.65% 63.43% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 59 44
Average daily rate
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£340 £190 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -40.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £19.50 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
170 175 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.11% 11.73% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 90 87
Average daily rate £365 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £121 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £31.05 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £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 21 April 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
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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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 £325 +71.05% 5
Epsom 0 7 £400 +11.11% 1
Staines +2 5 - - 1
Camberley -4 5 £388 +3.33% 1
Leatherhead -8 5 £450 +141.61% 2
Egham - 5 £140 - 1
Weybridge - 4 - -
Redhill -4 3 £120 -61.60% 2
Cobham - 3 £365 -
Woking +11 2 £170 +47.82% 4
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Reigate +8 1 - - 1
Chertsey +1 1 - - 2
Dorking - - - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 138 (75.00%) Windows
2 97 (52.72%) Microsoft
3 66 (35.87%) VMware
4 55 (29.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (26.63%) MS Exchange
6 46 (25.00%) DNS
7 45 (24.46%) Windows 7
8 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (21.74%) TCP/IP
11 37 (20.11%) Firewall
12 36 (19.57%) LAN
13 35 (19.02%) ITIL
13 35 (19.02%) MS Office
14 34 (18.48%) DHCP
15 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
16 31 (16.85%) WAN
16 31 (16.85%) Cisco
16 31 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (16.30%) SQL
18 29 (15.76%) MS Excel
19 28 (15.22%) Citrix
19 28 (15.22%) SAN
19 28 (15.22%) SCCM
20 25 (13.59%) SharePoint
20 25 (13.59%) Security Cleared
20 25 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
21 24 (13.04%) Lync
21 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 49 (26.63%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.59%) SharePoint
2 25 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (13.04%) Lync
4 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.35%) JBoss
8 5 (2.72%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.09%) Apache
10 2 (1.09%) IIS
11 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.54%) TPMS
Applications
1 35 (19.02%) MS Office
2 29 (15.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.61%) Office 365
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.54%) Yammer
3 1 (0.54%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (25.00%) DNS
2 40 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 37 (20.11%) Firewall
4 36 (19.57%) LAN
5 34 (18.48%) DHCP
6 31 (16.85%) WAN
7 28 (15.22%) SAN
8 18 (9.78%) VPN
9 10 (5.43%) Network Security
9 10 (5.43%) NAS
10 9 (4.89%) VoIP
11 7 (3.80%) SSL
12 6 (3.26%) Internet
13 5 (2.72%) IPsec
14 3 (1.63%) Wireless
14 3 (1.63%) DMZ
14 3 (1.63%) LDAP
14 3 (1.63%) BIG-IP
14 3 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (1.63%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (9.24%) Finance
2 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.35%) Retail
4 4 (2.17%) Japanese Language
4 4 (2.17%) Legal
4 4 (2.17%) Back Office
5 2 (1.09%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (17.39%) Analyst
2 24 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 23 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 16 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Architect
5 15 (8.15%) Support Analyst
6 13 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (5.43%) Service Analyst
8 10 (5.43%) Network Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (4.89%) IT Support
10 8 (4.35%) Consultant
11 7 (3.80%) Help Desk Analyst
11 7 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Help Desk Support
12 6 (3.26%) Administrator
12 6 (3.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.09%) J2EE
2 2 (1.09%) ODBC
2 2 (1.09%) Flash
3 1 (0.54%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.54%) HTML
3 1 (0.54%) CSS
3 1 (0.54%) JSP
3 1 (0.54%) SOAP
3 1 (0.54%) Web Services
3 1 (0.54%) XSLT
3 1 (0.54%) SAP BC
3 1 (0.54%) jQuery
3 1 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.78%) PKI
2 12 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.43%) Clustering
4 7 (3.80%) SecurID
4 7 (3.80%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.72%) BYOD
6 5 (2.72%) iPhone
7 4 (2.17%) DataPower
7 4 (2.17%) CMDB
7 4 (2.17%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.17%) iPad
8 3 (1.63%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.63%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.09%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) NHS
9 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 138 (75.00%) Windows
2 55 (29.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (24.46%) Windows 7
4 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.15%) Linux
7 11 (5.98%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.43%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (3.26%) UNIX
10 6 (3.26%) Windows 2000
11 5 (2.72%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.17%) Android
13 3 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.09%) SUSE
14 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.54%) Solaris
15 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.02%) ITIL
2 20 (10.87%) Migration
3 10 (5.43%) Incident Management
3 10 (5.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (4.89%) Project Management
5 7 (3.80%) Configuration Management
5 7 (3.80%) ITSM
6 6 (3.26%) Service Management
6 6 (3.26%) PRINCE2
6 6 (3.26%) Problem Management
6 6 (3.26%) Change Control
7 5 (2.72%) Security Architecture
7 5 (2.72%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.17%) Identity Management
8 4 (2.17%) Change Management
8 4 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (1.63%) Time Management
9 3 (1.63%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (1.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.30%) SQL
2 11 (5.98%) Java
3 10 (5.43%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.89%) VB
5 8 (4.35%) VBScript
6 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) C
7 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) Security Cleared
2 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 18 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (8.15%) CCNA
6 14 (7.61%) MCSE
7 9 (4.89%) MCSA
7 9 (4.89%) MCITP
8 8 (4.35%) MCP
9 6 (3.26%) CISSP
9 6 (3.26%) Degree
10 5 (2.72%) CCNP
10 5 (2.72%) A+ Certification
10 5 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.63%) CCSP
12 2 (1.09%) HND
12 2 (1.09%) CCSA
12 2 (1.09%) CISM
12 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) QA
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.07%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.43%) vSphere
4 9 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.35%) XenApp
6 6 (3.26%) UAG
7 5 (2.72%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.72%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.63%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.63%) NFS
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.54%) Snort
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 28 (15.22%) SCCM
2 12 (6.52%) SCOM
3 11 (5.98%) WSUS
4 7 (3.80%) NetBackup
5 6 (3.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.17%) Windows Intune
6 4 (2.17%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (1.09%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.09%) Nessus
8 2 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.09%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.54%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.54%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 97 (52.72%) Microsoft
2 66 (35.87%) VMware
3 31 (16.85%) Cisco
4 28 (15.22%) Citrix
5 19 (10.33%) NetApp
6 12 (6.52%) HP
7 8 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.35%) Juniper
8 7 (3.80%) Symantec
8 7 (3.80%) Apple
8 7 (3.80%) Avaya
9 6 (3.26%) Dell
9 6 (3.26%) LANDesk
9 6 (3.26%) Blue Coat
10 5 (2.72%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.72%) Mitel
10 5 (2.72%) McAfee
10 5 (2.72%) Oracle
10 5 (2.72%) Lotus
10 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
Surrey
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £380 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Epsom
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago