The first table below looks at the demand for the Active Directory Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Active Directory Consultant
Rank 554 552 577
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 18 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.028% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.030% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Average daily rate
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£419 £450 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +65.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £329 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £294 £273
% change year-on-year
+23.40% +7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49052 47059 53535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.41% 92.53% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29837 27513 29708
Average daily rate £399 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1952 2140 2686
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%

Active Directory Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Active Directory Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the UK.

Active Directory Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Active Directory Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the UK.

Active Directory Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 15 £438 -2.77% 2
London +11 4 £488 +8.33% 1

Active Directory Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 20 (42.55%) Migration
4 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
8 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (19.15%) DNS
10 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
11 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
12 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
12 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
12 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
12 5 (10.64%) DHCP
12 5 (10.64%) LDAP
12 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.64%) VBScript
12 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.64%) SCCM
12 5 (10.64%) Finance
13 4 (8.51%) Replication
13 4 (8.51%) EMC
13 4 (8.51%) NetApp
13 4 (8.51%) vSphere
13 4 (8.51%) Lync
13 4 (8.51%) Office 365
14 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (6.38%) SharePoint

Active Directory Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) Lync
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) DNS
2 5 (10.64%) DHCP
2 5 (10.64%) LDAP
3 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Replication
2 3 (6.38%) PKI
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Migration
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL
2 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
2 1 (2.13%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
2 1 (2.13%) Project Management
2 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
2 1 (2.13%) Service Management
2 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
2 1 (2.13%) Change Management
2 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (2.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.64%) VBScript
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) C
4 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) OCA
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 47 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) MIIS
3 2 (4.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.13%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) EMC
2 4 (8.51%) NetApp
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Dell
3 2 (4.26%) Mercator
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee
4 1 (2.13%) Sophos
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Altiris
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
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