The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.81% 3.72% 12.45%
As % of the System Software category 28.57% 100.00% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 14
Average daily rate
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- £210 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £269 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Active Directory
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

System Software Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 12 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.34% 3.72% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 20
Average daily rate £425 £210 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% -23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £203 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £235 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £16.25 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gaydon - 2 - -
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 1
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (42.42%) Citrix
5 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) DNS
7 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
8 9 (27.27%) ITIL
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
8 9 (27.27%) DHCP
8 9 (27.27%) Lync
9 7 (21.21%) LAN
9 7 (21.21%) WAN
10 6 (18.18%) HP
10 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
11 5 (15.15%) Firewall
11 5 (15.15%) VPN
11 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
11 5 (15.15%) Automotive
12 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (12.12%) Cisco
13 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
13 3 (9.09%) MS Office
13 3 (9.09%) Symantec
13 3 (9.09%) Office 365
13 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
13 3 (9.09%) VMware

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Lync
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) DHCP
3 7 (21.21%) LAN
3 7 (21.21%) WAN
4 5 (15.15%) VPN
4 5 (15.15%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) ADSL
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) Junos
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Automotive
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
3 2 (6.06%) Consultant
3 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (6.06%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) IT Support
4 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Server Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.03%) Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) PKI
1 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) AIX
7 1 (3.03%) HPUX
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (6.06%) Information Security
2 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
2 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.03%) SDLC
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) ITSM
3 1 (3.03%) Validation
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
2 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Citrix
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) Panasonic
6 2 (6.06%) Lotus
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) Sun
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) McAfee
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) CA
7 1 (3.03%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) Google