The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.47% 3.70% -
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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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 Welwyn Garden City region.

System Software Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.17% 3.70% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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
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 19 September 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) CommVault
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Replication
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (23.08%) WatchGuard
5 3 (23.08%) NAS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (15.38%) Google
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) VMFS
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) CommVault
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) WatchGuard
5 2 (15.38%) Google
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat