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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.23% 9.35% 7.03%
As % of the System Software category 83.87% 84.62% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 18
Median daily rate £330 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £289 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £456 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.19 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.64% +55.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -1.06%
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
31 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.81% 11.05% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 21
Median daily rate £350 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.19 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.87% -50.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 5 May 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 5 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 47 (87.04%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 24 (44.44%) VMware
4 22 (40.74%) Migration
5 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (33.33%) ITIL
6 18 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 12 (22.22%) Office 365
10 12 (22.22%) NetApp
10 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (20.37%) vSphere
12 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (18.52%) Skype for Business
12 10 (18.52%) VMware ESX
12 10 (18.52%) Skype
13 9 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (16.67%) DHCP
13 9 (16.67%) DNS
13 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (14.81%) Lotus

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 18 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (18.52%) Skype for Business
5 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (14.81%) IBM Notes
7 4 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.85%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Skype
2 9 (16.67%) DHCP
2 9 (16.67%) DNS
2 9 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (9.26%) Internet
3 5 (9.26%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) Unified Communications
5 3 (5.56%) Firewall
5 3 (5.56%) Intranet
6 2 (3.70%) LAN
6 2 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.85%) MPLS
7 1 (1.85%) NAS
7 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
5 4 (7.41%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) iPad
5 1 (1.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.85%) iSeries
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (87.04%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.81%) Linux
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.85%) Unix
9 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Migration
2 18 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE
5 2 (3.70%) Change Control
5 2 (3.70%) Data Management
5 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.85%) Email Filtering
6 1 (1.85%) ITSM
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.85%) Records Management
6 1 (1.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.85%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.85%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.81%) MCSA
2 8 (14.81%) MCSE
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) vSphere
3 10 (18.52%) VMware ESX
3 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) WSUS
2 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) Ansible
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) VMware
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (22.22%) NetApp
4 8 (14.81%) Lotus
5 7 (12.96%) Sophos
6 4 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (7.41%) Forcepoint
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco
7 3 (5.56%) Citrix
7 3 (5.56%) IBM
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Apple
9 1 (1.85%) Mitel
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