The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.08% 4.07% 2.97%
As % of the System Software category 87.10% 39.29% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 9
Average daily rate £428 £413 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +20.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £211 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £461 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.98% 10.37% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 15
Average daily rate £425 £440 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £363 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
Wiltshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 11 (30.56%) DNS
3 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) JAX-WS
4 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
4 10 (27.78%) Subversion
4 10 (27.78%) Spring
4 10 (27.78%) WSDL
4 10 (27.78%) Java
4 10 (27.78%) Oracle
4 10 (27.78%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) LDAP
4 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) Confluence
5 9 (25.00%) JIRA
6 8 (22.22%) SSL
6 8 (22.22%) SAML
6 8 (22.22%) X.509
6 8 (22.22%) Validation
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
7 7 (19.44%) DHCP
7 7 (19.44%) IIS
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 9 (25.00%) Confluence
2 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) LDAP
3 8 (22.22%) SSL
3 8 (22.22%) X.509
4 7 (19.44%) DHCP
5 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.33%) FTP
7 2 (5.56%) SSH
7 2 (5.56%) Firewall
8 1 (2.78%) SAN
8 1 (2.78%) Wireless
8 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
1 10 (27.78%) Subversion
2 9 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) WebLogic Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Wintel Consultant
5 7 (19.44%) Designer
5 7 (19.44%) Security Designer
5 7 (19.44%) Wintel Support
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior WebLogic Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Support Consultant
7 5 (13.89%) Senior Designer
8 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
9 2 (5.56%) Wintel Specialist
9 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Consultant
9 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) JAX-WS
1 10 (27.78%) Spring
1 10 (27.78%) WSDL
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 8 (22.22%) SAML
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) JSF
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) PDA
2 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 6 (16.67%) UNIX
5 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Scrum
3 8 (22.22%) Validation
4 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) B2B
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) McAfee
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Sophos
4 2 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.78%) Qualys
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