The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 14 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.69% 12.16% 4.00%
As % of the System Software category 93.33% 90.00% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

System Software Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 11.45% 13.51% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Average daily rate £475 £463 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £433 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £493 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Uxbridge region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Uxbridge region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Active Directory also 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 that cited Active Directory.

1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Citrix
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (79.17%) MS Office
4 19 (79.17%) Windows 7
5 18 (75.00%) Android
5 18 (75.00%) Retail
5 18 (75.00%) Windows Vista
5 18 (75.00%) Remedy
5 18 (75.00%) Blackberry
5 18 (75.00%) ITIL
5 18 (75.00%) E-Commerce
5 18 (75.00%) Windows XP
5 18 (75.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (12.50%) CISSP
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.33%) NetIQ
7 2 (8.33%) CISA
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (8.33%) CCNA
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) LAN
7 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Active Directory also 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 that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (79.17%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
General
1 18 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Service Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Server Support
3 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Server Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (75.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows 7
3 18 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 18 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 18 (75.00%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) ITIL
1 18 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Security Management
3 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security
3 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.17%) Information Governance
3 1 (4.17%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CISSP
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CISA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
3 1 (4.17%) ISSAP
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Citrix
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (75.00%) Remedy
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) NetIQ
6 1 (4.17%) Aveksa
6 1 (4.17%) Varonis