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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.67% 5.22% 5.83%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 75.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £204 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £392 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 13.33% 6.96% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Average daily rate £325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £388 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (37.50%) Remedy
3 6 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 5 (31.25%) MS Office
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) MCP
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (18.75%) iPad
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Logistics
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) SAP GRC
6 2 (12.50%) NAS
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Security
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP GRC
2 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
2 1 (6.25%) DMZ
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) ADSL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Service Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
1 3 (18.75%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITSM
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Security
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Remedy
2 6 (37.50%) ServiceNow
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Altiris
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) SolidWorks