The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 44 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.68% 10.76% 8.58%
As % of the System Software category 91.67% 73.91% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 20
Average daily rate
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£220 £240 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £141 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £408 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £260 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.46 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -18.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.72 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £16.55 £18.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 46 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.65% 14.56% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 37
Average daily rate £290 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £145 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.46 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.49% -31.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.72 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.55 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Crawley +9 16 £388 +2.31%
Worthing -9 7 £170 -47.69% 4
Horsham +3 4 £138 -29.48% 1
East Grinstead - 2 - - 2
Gatwick -2 1 £338 +90.14%
Hassocks - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 86 (85.15%) Windows
2 68 (67.33%) Microsoft
3 55 (54.46%) MS Exchange
4 44 (43.56%) MS Office
5 43 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (33.66%) ITIL
7 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (30.69%) Windows 7
8 26 (25.74%) SCCM
8 26 (25.74%) MCSE
9 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (21.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (20.79%) MS Excel
12 19 (18.81%) Citrix
13 17 (16.83%) MCP
14 15 (14.85%) Blackberry
15 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
15 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (12.87%) SQL
16 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
17 12 (11.88%) Windows XP
17 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
17 12 (11.88%) DNS
17 12 (11.88%) VMware
17 12 (11.88%) Lync
17 12 (11.88%) Office 365
18 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
18 11 (10.89%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 55 (54.46%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (11.88%) Lync
5 11 (10.89%) IIS
6 8 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (5.94%) IBM Notes
8 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (4.95%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (43.56%) MS Office
2 21 (20.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Office 365
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.97%) IaaS
2 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
1 12 (11.88%) DNS
2 9 (8.91%) SAN
3 8 (7.92%) Wireless
3 8 (7.92%) Firewall
4 6 (5.94%) DHCP
4 6 (5.94%) LAN
4 6 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.95%) VoIP
5 5 (4.95%) WAN
6 3 (2.97%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.97%) SNMP
6 3 (2.97%) VPN
6 3 (2.97%) Internet
7 1 (0.99%) NAS
7 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) NUnit
1 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 3 (2.97%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Back Office
2 2 (1.98%) Online Betting
3 1 (0.99%) Law
3 1 (0.99%) Legal
3 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Analyst
2 18 (17.82%) Support Engineer
3 16 (15.84%) Server Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (9.90%) Support Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Service Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Desktop Support
7 9 (8.91%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (7.92%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.94%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (5.94%) Windows Server Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) IT Security Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) Architect
11 5 (4.95%) Consultant
11 5 (4.95%) Security Analyst
12 4 (3.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.99%) .NET
1 1 (0.99%) HTML
1 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.99%) CSS
1 1 (0.99%) Web Services
1 1 (0.99%) XML
1 1 (0.99%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.90%) iPad
3 9 (8.91%) Clustering
4 8 (7.92%) iPhone
5 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.96%) CMDB
7 3 (2.97%) PKI
7 3 (2.97%) NHS
8 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience
8 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 86 (85.15%) Windows
2 43 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (30.69%) Windows 7
4 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (21.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (11.88%) Windows XP
7 11 (10.89%) Linux
8 7 (6.93%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.97%) Android
11 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.99%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.66%) ITIL
2 10 (9.90%) ITIL V3
3 7 (6.93%) Migration
4 6 (5.94%) Email Migration
5 5 (4.95%) Coaching
5 5 (4.95%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (4.95%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
5 5 (4.95%) Information Security
5 5 (4.95%) B2B
6 4 (3.96%) Project Management
7 3 (2.97%) Release Management
8 2 (1.98%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.98%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (0.99%) Memory Management
9 1 (0.99%) Software Deployment
9 1 (0.99%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (0.99%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (0.99%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) VBScript
2 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.99%) C#
3 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (25.74%) MCSE
3 17 (16.83%) MCP
4 8 (7.92%) MCSA
5 6 (5.94%) MCITP
6 5 (4.95%) MCTS
6 5 (4.95%) CEH
6 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.95%) CISSP
6 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.95%) CCNA
7 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.96%) Degree
8 1 (0.99%) MCDST
8 1 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (3.96%) UAG
5 3 (2.97%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.98%) XenApp
6 2 (1.98%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.98%) vSphere
7 1 (0.99%) XenServer
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.99%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 26 (25.74%) SCCM
2 5 (4.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (4.95%) Nessus
3 3 (2.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (2.97%) WSUS
3 3 (2.97%) SCOM
3 3 (2.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.99%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.99%) MOM
Vendors
1 68 (67.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.81%) Citrix
3 12 (11.88%) VMware
4 8 (7.92%) HP
5 7 (6.93%) Avaya
5 7 (6.93%) Lotus
6 6 (5.94%) Cisco
6 6 (5.94%) McAfee
7 5 (4.95%) Sonus
7 5 (4.95%) Qualys
8 4 (3.96%) IBM
8 4 (3.96%) SAP
9 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.97%) Symantec
9 3 (2.97%) Apple
10 2 (1.98%) Dell
11 1 (0.99%) Mitel
11 1 (0.99%) Intel
11 1 (0.99%) CommVault
11 1 (0.99%) NetApp
West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £12 - £17 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
East Grinstead
Computer Futures
Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
East Grinstead
Computer Futures
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago