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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 38 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.95% 11.20% 6.39%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 93.18% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 9
Median daily rate £313 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £145 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £830 £529 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 5
Median hourly rate - £18.27 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.43% 12.02% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 16
Median daily rate £350 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 10
Median hourly rate - £20.19 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Windows Server
3 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (38.46%) VMware
5 20 (30.77%) Migration
6 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
8 16 (24.62%) ITIL
8 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
11 13 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (18.46%) Office 365
12 12 (18.46%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (18.46%) NetApp
13 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (15.38%) VMware ESX
14 10 (15.38%) Lotus
14 10 (15.38%) IBM Notes
14 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (13.85%) Virtual Environments
15 9 (13.85%) DHCP
15 9 (13.85%) DNS
15 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (13.85%) Firewall
15 9 (13.85%) vSphere

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 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (15.38%) IBM Notes
5 4 (6.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.62%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.54%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Office 365
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (13.85%) SaaS
4 5 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (7.69%) IaaS
4 5 (7.69%) PaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) DHCP
1 9 (13.85%) DNS
1 9 (13.85%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (7.69%) WAN
3 3 (4.62%) Intranet
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) Skype
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) LDAP
5 1 (1.54%) MPLS
5 1 (1.54%) NAS
5 1 (1.54%) Network Security
5 1 (1.54%) SAN
5 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Architect
2 10 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 10 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) IT Support
7 4 (6.15%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) RSS
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.54%) BBC
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.54%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.77%) Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Unix
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Migration
2 16 (24.62%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (13.85%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (12.31%) High Availability
4 8 (12.31%) Project Planning
5 5 (7.69%) Information Security
5 5 (7.69%) Network Design
6 4 (6.15%) Data Privacy
7 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 2 (3.08%) Data Management
8 1 (1.54%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.54%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (1.54%) DevOps
8 1 (1.54%) Records Management
8 1 (1.54%) Server Building
8 1 (1.54%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.54%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.54%) Service Management
8 1 (1.54%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) MCSA
1 8 (12.31%) MCSE
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
1 8 (12.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (6.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) SSCP
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.46%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 9 (13.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) WSUS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) Ansible
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 12 (18.46%) NetApp
4 10 (15.38%) Lotus
5 7 (10.77%) Sophos
6 4 (6.15%) Forcepoint
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix
7 3 (4.62%) IBM
8 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) Mitel