The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.75% 5.16% 5.96%
As % of the System Software category 25.71% 46.15% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 18
Median daily rate £220 £450 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% +68.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £165 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.33%
Active Directory
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 52 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.70% 11.18% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 35
Median daily rate £425 £380 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £211 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 11
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Swindon region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Swindon region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
4 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (22.22%) VMware
5 10 (22.22%) Office 365
6 9 (20.00%) SaaS
6 9 (20.00%) ITIL
6 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (17.78%) Firewall
7 8 (17.78%) High Availability
7 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
8 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
9 6 (13.33%) SCCM
9 6 (13.33%) Migration
9 6 (13.33%) IBM Notes
9 6 (13.33%) Lotus
10 5 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (11.11%) Information Security
10 5 (11.11%) PaaS
10 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (11.11%) IaaS
10 5 (11.11%) Network Design
10 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.89%) Data Privacy
11 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
11 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (22.22%) Office 365
2 9 (20.00%) SaaS
3 5 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) IaaS
3 5 (11.11%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) LDAP
5 1 (2.22%) VoIP
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Azure Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) RSS
2 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
1 2 (4.44%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
3 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Unix
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) High Availability
2 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
3 6 (13.33%) Migration
4 5 (11.11%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) Data Privacy
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) Data Management
7 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.22%) DevOps
7 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.22%) Records Management
7 1 (2.22%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Server Building
7 1 (2.22%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) SIEM
7 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) SSCP
4 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Nagios
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.22%) SCSM
4 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Lotus
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Apple
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Mitel
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk