The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 West Sussex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 3 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 81 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.89% 8.31% 3.83%
As % of the System Software category 92.05% 67.35% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 11 4
Average daily rate
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£223 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £235 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
- -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
88 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.78% 12.34% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 22 14
Average daily rate £225 £370 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.18% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £273 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -56.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
Active Directory
South East

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 1 August 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
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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 23 £250 -37.42% 4
Gatwick +9 17 £280 -52.13% 1
Worthing 0 10 £154 -20.00% 1
Littlehampton - 3 - -
Horsham +1 1 £203 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Haywards Heath - - - -
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 2
Chichester - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 111 (91.74%) Windows
2 76 (62.81%) Microsoft
3 56 (46.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (38.02%) MS Exchange
5 45 (37.19%) VMware
6 44 (36.36%) MS Office
7 42 (34.71%) ITIL
7 42 (34.71%) Windows 7
8 38 (31.40%) SCCM
8 38 (31.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (30.58%) MS Excel
10 33 (27.27%) MCSE
11 29 (23.97%) Linux
12 28 (23.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (22.31%) Citrix
13 27 (22.31%) Windows XP
13 27 (22.31%) DNS
14 26 (21.49%) Exchange Server 2010
14 26 (21.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (19.01%) TCP/IP
16 22 (18.18%) MCP
17 21 (17.36%) SQL
17 21 (17.36%) IIS
17 21 (17.36%) DHCP
18 19 (15.70%) SAN
19 18 (14.88%) Cisco
20 17 (14.05%) Firewall
21 16 (13.22%) MCSA
21 16 (13.22%) Configuration Management
22 15 (12.40%) Cisco Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 46 (38.02%) MS Exchange
2 26 (21.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (17.36%) IIS
4 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
5 12 (9.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (7.44%) Lync
7 5 (4.13%) IBM Notes
8 4 (3.31%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 44 (36.36%) MS Office
2 37 (30.58%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.26%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.57%) Office 365
2 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.31%) DNS
2 23 (19.01%) TCP/IP
3 21 (17.36%) DHCP
4 19 (15.70%) SAN
5 17 (14.05%) Firewall
6 15 (12.40%) LAN
7 14 (11.57%) WAN
8 12 (9.92%) Internet
8 12 (9.92%) Wireless
9 11 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (6.61%) VoIP
11 6 (4.96%) MPLS
11 6 (4.96%) VLAN
12 5 (4.13%) VPN
13 4 (3.31%) Network Security
13 4 (3.31%) Cisco IPT
14 3 (2.48%) IP Telephony
14 3 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (1.65%) LDAP
15 2 (1.65%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.26%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (0.83%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.83%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (9.92%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (21.49%) Support Engineer
2 24 (19.83%) Analyst
3 22 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.22%) Desktop Support
5 12 (9.92%) Support Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.26%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) IT Security Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Desktop Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.96%) Server Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Migration Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Data Centre Engineer
12 5 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) PKI
1 11 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.44%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.31%) Clustering
5 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) CMDB
6 1 (0.83%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 111 (91.74%) Windows
2 56 (46.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (34.71%) Windows 7
4 29 (23.97%) Linux
5 28 (23.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (22.31%) Windows XP
7 26 (21.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.79%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.13%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.31%) Windows Phone
12 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.83%) Android
14 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.71%) ITIL
2 16 (13.22%) Configuration Management
3 14 (11.57%) Incident Management
4 11 (9.09%) Migration
5 10 (8.26%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (8.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (5.79%) Project Management
7 6 (4.96%) Service Management
8 5 (4.13%) Information Security
9 4 (3.31%) Change Management
9 4 (3.31%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.31%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (3.31%) Network Management
10 3 (2.48%) Change Control
10 3 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.48%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (2.48%) Email Migration
10 3 (2.48%) ITSM
10 3 (2.48%) Data Security
11 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.36%) SQL
2 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.83%) C
3 1 (0.83%) VBScript
3 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (31.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (27.27%) MCSE
3 22 (18.18%) MCP
4 16 (13.22%) MCSA
5 15 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (10.74%) CCNA
7 10 (8.26%) CISSP
7 10 (8.26%) CEH
8 7 (5.79%) MCITP
9 5 (4.13%) MCDST
9 5 (4.13%) MCTS
10 4 (3.31%) CCNP
11 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) Degree
12 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) vSphere
1 10 (8.26%) UAG
2 8 (6.61%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.65%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.83%) XenApp
5 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (31.40%) SCCM
2 10 (8.26%) Nessus
3 4 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.83%) SCOM
6 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 76 (62.81%) Microsoft
2 45 (37.19%) VMware
3 27 (22.31%) Citrix
4 18 (14.88%) Cisco
5 12 (9.92%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.26%) McAfee
6 10 (8.26%) Qualys
7 7 (5.79%) Lotus
7 7 (5.79%) Symantec
8 5 (4.13%) Apple
9 4 (3.31%) Oracle
9 4 (3.31%) NetApp
9 4 (3.31%) HP
10 3 (2.48%) Dell
11 2 (1.65%) Kaseya
12 1 (0.83%) SOTI
12 1 (0.83%) Veeam
12 1 (0.83%) Juniper
12 1 (0.83%) EMC
12 1 (0.83%) BT
West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £127.5 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £25 - £28 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 21 days ago