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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 11.11% 6.35% 14.04%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 40.00% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Average daily rate £151 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £290 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £410 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Active Directory
London

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
7 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 12.96% 15.87% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 8
Average daily rate £196 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £385 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) MS Office
3 9 (64.29%) VPN
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) French Language
5 7 (50.00%) Android
5 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) Internet
7 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
8 3 (21.43%) iPad
8 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
10 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
10 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
10 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 1 (7.14%) Lync
10 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
10 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
10 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) LiveLink
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.14%) PBX
6 1 (7.14%) SMTP
6 1 (7.14%) Softphone
General
1 8 (57.14%) French Language
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Support Specialist
5 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) VMware