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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.56% 10.71% 5.70%
As % of the System Software category 47.37% 72.58% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 8
Median daily rate £350 £380 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +42.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £146 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £860 £520 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 9
Median hourly rate - £18.27 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
57 62 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.97% 14.76% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 22
Median daily rate £435 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +55.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 13
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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 July 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 July 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 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
3 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
4 15 (27.27%) VMware
4 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 12 (21.82%) Office 365
5 12 (21.82%) Migration
6 10 (18.18%) Lotus
6 10 (18.18%) ITIL
6 10 (18.18%) IBM Notes
6 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (16.36%) SaaS
7 9 (16.36%) Firewall
7 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (14.55%) Project Planning
8 8 (14.55%) High Availability
9 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (9.09%) Information Security
10 5 (9.09%) Network Design
10 5 (9.09%) IaaS
10 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (9.09%) PaaS
10 5 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (7.27%) Data Privacy

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 10 (18.18%) IBM Notes
1 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Office 365
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.36%) SaaS
4 5 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (9.09%) IaaS
4 5 (9.09%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (7.27%) WAN
4 3 (5.45%) DHCP
4 3 (5.45%) DNS
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.64%) Intranet
5 2 (3.64%) Skype
6 1 (1.82%) LAN
6 1 (1.82%) LDAP
6 1 (1.82%) MPLS
6 1 (1.82%) NAS
6 1 (1.82%) Network Security
6 1 (1.82%) SAN
6 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Architect
2 10 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (14.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Technical Architect
6 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support
7 4 (7.27%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 3 (5.45%) Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) RSS
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.82%) BBC
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (1.82%) iSeries
2 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
3 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Linux
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Unix
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Migration
2 10 (18.18%) ITIL
3 8 (14.55%) High Availability
3 8 (14.55%) Project Planning
4 5 (9.09%) Information Security
4 5 (9.09%) Network Design
5 4 (7.27%) Data Privacy
6 2 (3.64%) Change Control
6 2 (3.64%) Data Management
7 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.82%) DevOps
7 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.82%) Records Management
7 1 (1.82%) Server Building
7 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) SSCP
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.82%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
2 2 (3.64%) WSUS
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.82%) SCSM
3 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) VMware
3 10 (18.18%) Lotus
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) Citrix
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) NetApp
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.82%) Mitel
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos