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 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 6 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 55 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.71% 6.80% 3.69%
As % of the System Software category 85.94% 72.97% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.50% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £136 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £388 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £23.21 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
64 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.29% 9.32% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 18 14
Average daily rate £225 £333 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.33% +23.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £449 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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 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 19 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 19 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 19 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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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 20 £220 -6.38% 10
Gatwick +2 8 £125 -37.50%
Worthing -1 7 £145 -24.67%
East Grinstead -3 4 £271 - 1
Horsham -2 1 £203 -19.00% 1
Littlehampton - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Haywards Heath - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Chichester - - - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 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 81 (67.50%) Microsoft
3 53 (44.17%) MS Office
4 50 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 47 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (33.33%) SCCM
6 40 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 40 (33.33%) ITIL
7 39 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 38 (31.67%) VMware
9 33 (27.50%) MCSE
10 32 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 28 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (22.50%) Linux
13 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (19.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (19.17%) Citrix
15 22 (18.33%) MCP
16 21 (17.50%) Windows XP
16 21 (17.50%) IIS
16 21 (17.50%) DNS
17 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
17 18 (15.00%) Cisco
17 18 (15.00%) SAN
17 18 (15.00%) DHCP
18 17 (14.17%) Firewall
19 16 (13.33%) MCSA
20 15 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
20 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management
20 15 (12.50%) Office 365

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 50 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 28 (23.33%) 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%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (44.17%) MS Office
2 32 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.50%) 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 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (15.00%) SAN
2 18 (15.00%) DHCP
3 17 (14.17%) Firewall
4 12 (10.00%) Internet
4 12 (10.00%) LAN
4 12 (10.00%) Wireless
5 11 (9.17%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (9.17%) WAN
6 8 (6.67%) VoIP
7 6 (5.00%) MPLS
8 5 (4.17%) VPN
9 4 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (3.33%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.33%) Network Security
10 3 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.67%) VLAN
11 2 (1.67%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) NUnit
1 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 7 (5.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (25.00%) Analyst
2 26 (21.67%) Support Engineer
3 21 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 15 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 15 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 14 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
8 9 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Deployment Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) Application Packaging
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
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) PKI
2 10 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 108 (90.00%) Windows
2 47 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 27 (22.50%) Linux
5 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (19.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (17.50%) Windows XP
8 11 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.17%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (3.33%) Windows Phone
10 4 (3.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.67%) Android
11 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 14 (11.67%) Incident Management
4 12 (10.00%) 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%) Network Management
8 4 (3.33%) Email Migration
8 4 (3.33%) Information Security
9 3 (2.50%) Change Management
9 3 (2.50%) ITSM
9 3 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.50%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (0.83%) OOP
11 1 (0.83%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) SQL
2 1 (0.83%) C
2 1 (0.83%) C#
2 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (32.50%) 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%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.33%) UAG
2 9 (7.50%) vSphere
3 4 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.67%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.83%) XenApp
5 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (33.33%) SCCM
2 10 (8.33%) Nessus
3 4 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
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 81 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.67%) VMware
3 23 (19.17%) Citrix
4 18 (15.00%) 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
8 7 (5.83%) Apple
9 4 (3.33%) HP
9 4 (3.33%) NetApp
10 3 (2.50%) Dell
11 2 (1.67%) Kaseya
11 2 (1.67%) Avaya
11 2 (1.67%) SAP
12 1 (0.83%) Juniper
12 1 (0.83%) Novell
12 1 (0.83%) Remedy
12 1 (0.83%) EMC
West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Code Red Associates
Rate: £200 to £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £190 to £230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £14 - £16 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
East Grinstead
Computer Futures
Posted: 11 days ago