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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 5 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 53 69 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.74% 18.85% 6.99%
As % of the System Software category 73.61% 90.79% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 14
Average daily rate
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£305 £220 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.63% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.57 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.70 £24.07
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
72 76 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.24% 20.77% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 23
Average daily rate £338 £220 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.40% -37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.57 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.70 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -11 16 £375 +68.53% 3
Gatwick -2 9 £120 -37.66% 1
Horsham -3 3 £380 +87.65% 2
Worthing -15 3 £300 +106.89%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 101 (93.52%) Windows
2 57 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (48.15%) VMware
4 49 (45.37%) Microsoft
5 42 (38.89%) ITIL
5 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (37.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (34.26%) Windows 7
8 30 (27.78%) DNS
9 23 (21.30%) SAN
9 23 (21.30%) HP
9 23 (21.30%) MS Exchange
10 22 (20.37%) MS Office
10 22 (20.37%) IIS
10 22 (20.37%) PowerShell
11 21 (19.44%) DHCP
12 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
12 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
12 19 (17.59%) SQL
13 17 (15.74%) Office 365
14 16 (14.81%) Back Office
14 16 (14.81%) Finance
15 15 (13.89%) SCCM
16 14 (12.96%) vSphere
17 13 (12.04%) Citrix
17 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (11.11%) SharePoint
18 12 (11.11%) Windows XP
18 12 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 23 (21.30%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.37%) IIS
3 12 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.85%) Lync
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) MS Office
2 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.74%) Office 365
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) IaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.85%) SaaS
4 2 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.78%) DNS
2 23 (21.30%) SAN
3 21 (19.44%) DHCP
4 11 (10.19%) Firewall
5 6 (5.56%) WAN
5 6 (5.56%) VPN
6 5 (4.63%) Internet
6 5 (4.63%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.63%) LAN
7 4 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.70%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.78%) WLAN
8 3 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.85%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.85%) NAS
9 2 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.85%) VLAN
10 1 (0.93%) Converged Networks
10 1 (0.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.85%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (0.93%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.93%) OLAP
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) MSI
3 1 (0.93%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.93%) AdminStudio
General
1 16 (14.81%) Back Office
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Online Betting
3 3 (2.78%) French Language
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
4 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (39.81%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 17 (15.74%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (12.04%) Support Engineer
5 13 (12.04%) Desktop Support
5 13 (12.04%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (12.04%) Service Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 9 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.33%) Administrator
9 7 (6.48%) Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Server Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.63%) MDX
3 2 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.85%) COM+
4 1 (0.93%) ActiveX
4 1 (0.93%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Mathematics
2 7 (6.48%) Clustering
3 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.63%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.78%) Replication
7 2 (1.85%) NHS
7 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.85%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.85%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
8 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 101 (93.52%) Windows
2 57 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (34.26%) Windows 7
5 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 8 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.70%) Linux
9 2 (1.85%) Android
9 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) ITIL
2 12 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (9.26%) Migration
4 9 (8.33%) Server Building
5 8 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.48%) Change Management
7 6 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.63%) ITIL V3
8 5 (4.63%) Project Management
9 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.70%) SDLC
10 3 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (1.85%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.85%) Coaching
11 2 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.85%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) PowerShell
2 19 (17.59%) SQL
3 7 (6.48%) C#
4 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.48%) MCP
4 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.70%) MCSE
5 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.78%) MCSA
6 3 (2.78%) Degree
7 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.93%) MCITP
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) P3O
System Software
1 41 (37.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.96%) vSphere
3 12 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.56%) XenApp
7 2 (1.85%) vCloud
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) SCCM
2 12 (11.11%) WSUS
3 3 (2.78%) SCOM
4 2 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.85%) vMotion
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.93%) SCSM
Vendors
1 52 (48.15%) VMware
2 49 (45.37%) Microsoft
3 23 (21.30%) HP
4 13 (12.04%) Citrix
5 11 (10.19%) Cisco
6 7 (6.48%) Dell
7 6 (5.56%) IBM
8 5 (4.63%) Tableau
9 4 (3.70%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.70%) Sun
9 4 (3.70%) NetApp
10 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.85%) Apple
10 2 (1.85%) EMC
10 2 (1.85%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.85%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.85%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.93%) Google
11 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
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