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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 71 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.93% 6.85% 3.90%
As % of the System Software category 89.87% 65.85% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 14 9
Average daily rate
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£220 £280 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +37.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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
79 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.07% 10.41% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 23 14
Average daily rate £220 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £218 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +52.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 2 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 September 2014. 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 +17 21 £225 -43.67% 5
Gatwick +7 14 £210 +5.00%
Worthing 0 8 £145 -24.67%
East Grinstead -1 4 £275 -21.42% 1
Littlehampton - 2 - -
Horsham -3 1 £203 -19.00%
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Haywards Heath - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 108 (90.00%) Windows
2 80 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 52 (43.33%) MS Office
4 48 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 47 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (34.17%) Windows 7
7 40 (33.33%) SCCM
7 40 (33.33%) ITIL
8 39 (32.50%) VMware
9 38 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (27.50%) MCSE
11 32 (26.67%) MS Excel
12 28 (23.33%) Linux
13 27 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (19.17%) Citrix
16 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (18.33%) MCP
17 21 (17.50%) IIS
17 21 (17.50%) Windows XP
17 21 (17.50%) DNS
18 19 (15.83%) Cisco
18 19 (15.83%) SAN
19 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
19 18 (15.00%) DHCP
20 17 (14.17%) Firewall
21 16 (13.33%) MCSA
22 15 (12.50%) SQL
22 15 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
22 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 48 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (17.50%) IIS
4 13 (10.83%) SharePoint
5 12 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (8.33%) Lync
7 6 (5.00%) IBM Notes
8 4 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (43.33%) MS Office
2 32 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.67%) Office 365
2 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.50%) DNS
2 19 (15.83%) SAN
3 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (15.00%) DHCP
4 17 (14.17%) Firewall
5 12 (10.00%) Internet
5 12 (10.00%) LAN
5 12 (10.00%) Wireless
6 11 (9.17%) WAN
6 11 (9.17%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (6.67%) VoIP
8 6 (5.00%) MPLS
9 5 (4.17%) VPN
10 4 (3.33%) Network Security
10 4 (3.33%) IP Telephony
10 4 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.67%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (1.67%) VLAN
12 2 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.83%) AdminStudio
1 1 (0.83%) NUnit
1 1 (0.83%) Selenium
1 1 (0.83%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (5.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (24.17%) Analyst
2 27 (22.50%) Support Engineer
3 21 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 15 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 15 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 14 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
8 10 (8.33%) Security Analyst
8 10 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 8 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 8 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
11 7 (5.83%) Deployment Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
13 5 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) XML
2 1 (0.83%) DOM
2 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) PKI
2 10 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 108 (90.00%) Windows
2 47 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (34.17%) Windows 7
4 28 (23.33%) Linux
5 25 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (17.50%) Windows XP
8 11 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.17%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (3.33%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 14 (11.67%) Incident Management
4 11 (9.17%) Migration
5 10 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (8.33%) Coaching
6 6 (5.00%) Project Management
7 5 (4.17%) Service Management
8 4 (3.33%) Information Security
8 4 (3.33%) Email Migration
8 4 (3.33%) Network Management
9 3 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.50%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.50%) Change Management
9 3 (2.50%) ITSM
10 2 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (0.83%) ITIL V3
11 1 (0.83%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (0.83%) VBScript
2 1 (0.83%) VB
2 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.83%) C
2 1 (0.83%) C#
2 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (27.50%) MCSE
3 22 (18.33%) MCP
4 16 (13.33%) MCSA
5 15 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (10.83%) CCNA
7 10 (8.33%) CISSP
7 10 (8.33%) CEH
8 7 (5.83%) MCITP
9 5 (4.17%) MCDST
9 5 (4.17%) MCTS
10 4 (3.33%) CCNP
11 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) Degree
12 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.33%) vSphere
1 10 (8.33%) UAG
2 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.67%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.83%) XenApp
4 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (33.33%) SCCM
2 10 (8.33%) Nessus
3 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 80 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (32.50%) VMware
3 23 (19.17%) Citrix
4 19 (15.83%) Cisco
5 12 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.33%) McAfee
6 10 (8.33%) Qualys
7 8 (6.67%) Lotus
8 7 (5.83%) Symantec
9 6 (5.00%) Apple
10 4 (3.33%) NetApp
10 4 (3.33%) HP
11 3 (2.50%) Dell
12 2 (1.67%) Kaseya
13 1 (0.83%) Veeam
13 1 (0.83%) EMC
13 1 (0.83%) SAP
13 1 (0.83%) Avaya
13 1 (0.83%) Juniper
13 1 (0.83%) Remedy
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