The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.62% - -
As % of the System Software category 83.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £267 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.34% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £313 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (30.00%) Replication
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) CommVault
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) NAS
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) DNS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
1 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) CommVault
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Google
Welwyn Garden City
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