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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 37 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.49% 12.42% 8.37%
As % of the System Software category 72.55% 90.70% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 20
Median daily rate £338 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £145 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 £15.43 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -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
51 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.84% 13.69% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 24
Median daily rate £350 £390 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £289 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
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 £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

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 24 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 24 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 53 (84.13%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) VMware
2 27 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
4 21 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (31.75%) Migration
6 19 (30.16%) ITIL
7 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
9 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
11 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
12 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (19.05%) NetApp
13 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (17.46%) vSphere
13 11 (17.46%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (15.87%) Office 365
14 10 (15.87%) VMware ESX
15 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (14.29%) Lotus
15 9 (14.29%) DHCP
15 9 (14.29%) DNS
15 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (14.29%) IBM Notes
15 9 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (12.70%) MCSE

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 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (14.29%) IBM Notes
5 6 (9.52%) Skype for Business
6 4 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.59%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Office 365
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.94%) SaaS
4 3 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) IaaS
4 3 (4.76%) PaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) DHCP
1 9 (14.29%) DNS
1 9 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (11.11%) Firewall
3 5 (7.94%) Skype
3 5 (7.94%) WAN
4 4 (6.35%) Internet
5 3 (4.76%) Intranet
6 2 (3.17%) LAN
6 2 (3.17%) SAN
6 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.59%) MPLS
7 1 (1.59%) NAS
7 1 (1.59%) Network Security
7 1 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
1 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 9 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Administrator
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) IT Support
6 4 (6.35%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) RSS
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) BBC
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
5 1 (1.59%) iSeries
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 8 (12.70%) Linux
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.59%) Unix
10 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Migration
2 19 (30.16%) ITIL
3 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.35%) High Availability
4 4 (6.35%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.76%) Information Security
5 3 (4.76%) Network Design
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Data Management
6 2 (3.17%) Data Privacy
6 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
7 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (1.59%) DevOps
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.59%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.59%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.70%) MCSA
2 8 (12.70%) MCSE
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) SSCP
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (17.46%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (17.46%) vSphere
3 10 (15.87%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) WSUS
2 3 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) Ansible
3 1 (1.59%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) SCOM
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) VMware
2 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.05%) NetApp
4 9 (14.29%) Lotus
5 7 (11.11%) Sophos
6 4 (6.35%) Forcepoint
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle
6 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco
7 3 (4.76%) Citrix
7 3 (4.76%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.59%) Apple
9 1 (1.59%) Mitel
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