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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 13 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.95% 3.65% 4.79%
As % of the System Software category 27.08% 38.89% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 14
Median daily rate £305 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.59% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £250 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.58 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-0.51% -2.83%
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
48 36 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.59% 9.38% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 36
Median daily rate £350 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £370 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £41.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year
- -5.46%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Firewall
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) ISEB
5 6 (26.09%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
6 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
6 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
6 5 (21.74%) SCCM
6 5 (21.74%) WCF
6 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
6 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 5 (21.74%) AppFabric
6 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
6 5 (21.74%) IIS
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Banking

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 5 (21.74%) IIS
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (13.04%) Analyst
1 3 (13.04%) Architect
1 3 (13.04%) Tester
2 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (8.70%) Security Tester
2 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Test Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (4.35%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) IT Support
3 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Wintel Support
3 1 (4.35%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) AppFabric
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
2 5 (21.74%) WCF
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Android
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
2 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
3 4 (17.39%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Development
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (8.70%) CISM
5 2 (8.70%) CREST Certified
5 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
5 2 (8.70%) PMP
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Snort
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.35%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.35%) SCSM
2 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
4 2 (8.70%) Apple
4 2 (8.70%) CA
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk