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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.44% 5.92% 10.55%
As % of the System Software category 69.23% 76.00% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £288 £101
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +184.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £185 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £451 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £15.26 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
39 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.74% 7.79% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 13
Average daily rate £331 £288 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.21% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £463 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 7
Average hourly rate £15.43 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £15.26 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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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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
Rugby +2 10 £325 +13.04%
Warwick -10 3 £108 -78.71%
Nuneaton - 3 - - 1
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - -
Gaydon - 1 £275 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 61 (87.14%) Windows
2 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (35.71%) Windows XP
4 25 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 23 (32.86%) ITIL
5 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (30.00%) LAN
7 20 (28.57%) WAN
7 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
9 16 (22.86%) DHCP
10 15 (21.43%) MS Office
10 15 (21.43%) DNS
10 15 (21.43%) Citrix
10 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 9 (12.86%) Lync
12 9 (12.86%) HP
12 9 (12.86%) SQL
12 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (11.43%) SCOrch
13 8 (11.43%) SCOM
14 6 (8.57%) Lotus
14 6 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
14 6 (8.57%) IBM Notes
14 6 (8.57%) PKI
14 6 (8.57%) PDA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.86%) Lync
3 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.57%) IBM Notes
3 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 15 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) LAN
2 20 (28.57%) WAN
3 16 (22.86%) DHCP
4 15 (21.43%) DNS
5 2 (2.86%) Wireless
5 2 (2.86%) Firewall
5 2 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.43%) Junos
6 1 (1.43%) VLAN
6 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.14%) Automotive
2 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Server Support
3 10 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Server Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Service Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (10.00%) Desktop Support
6 7 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.71%) Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Administrator
11 2 (2.86%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) PKI
1 6 (8.57%) PDA
2 1 (1.43%) Open Source
2 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (87.14%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (35.71%) Windows XP
4 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.43%) Android
9 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) ITIL
2 3 (4.29%) ITSM
3 2 (2.86%) Migration
3 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.43%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.43%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) MCSE
3 3 (4.29%) MCP
4 2 (2.86%) CNE
4 2 (2.86%) Novell Certification
4 2 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.43%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.43%) MCDST
5 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.29%) XenApp
3 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) SCOrch
1 8 (11.43%) SCOM
2 5 (7.14%) SCCM
3 3 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.43%) DameWare
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) Citrix
3 9 (12.86%) HP
4 6 (8.57%) Lotus
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco
6 3 (4.29%) Google
6 3 (4.29%) Symantec
6 3 (4.29%) McAfee
7 2 (2.86%) EMC
7 2 (2.86%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.43%) Intel
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) Juniper
8 1 (1.43%) CA
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle
8 1 (1.43%) SAP