The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 63 55 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.96% 8.02% 6.21%
As % of the System Software category 57.27% 74.32% 71.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 9
Average daily rate £360 £355 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +77.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £134 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £409 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.53 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.55 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.40 £22.80 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
110 74 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.65% 10.79% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 32 18
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.69 £19.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.51 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.20 £55.00 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Swindon -6 28 £350 -6.66% 6
Salisbury - 7 £425 - 1
Chippenham - 5 £110 - 2
Corsham - 5 £168 -
Malmesbury - 3 £325 -
Melksham - 2 £125 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 58 (53.70%) Microsoft
3 55 (50.93%) Windows Server
4 42 (38.89%) VMware
5 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (34.26%) MS Exchange
7 35 (32.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (28.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (27.78%) DNS
11 28 (25.93%) Security Cleared
12 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
13 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (21.30%) ITIL
13 23 (21.30%) Firewall
14 20 (18.52%) DHCP
15 19 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (15.74%) Migration
17 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
17 16 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
17 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
18 15 (13.89%) Linux
19 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
20 13 (12.04%) Cisco
20 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
20 13 (12.04%) WSUS
20 13 (12.04%) SCCM
21 12 (11.11%) vSphere
21 12 (11.11%) Data Centre

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 37 (34.26%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (9.26%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.78%) IIS
8 2 (1.85%) Apache
8 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.26%) MS Visio
3 9 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Office 365
2 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.78%) DNS
2 23 (21.30%) Firewall
3 20 (18.52%) DHCP
4 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
5 10 (9.26%) Ethernet
5 10 (9.26%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (8.33%) Skype
7 8 (7.41%) Internet
7 8 (7.41%) VPN
8 7 (6.48%) Wireless
9 5 (4.63%) LAN
9 5 (4.63%) WAN
10 4 (3.70%) SAN
10 4 (3.70%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.78%) ADSL
11 3 (2.78%) Broadband
11 3 (2.78%) VoIP
12 2 (1.85%) Intranet
12 2 (1.85%) Network Security
13 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Back Office
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
3 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (17.59%) 2nd Line Support
1 19 (17.59%) Support Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Analyst
3 12 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Service Analyst
4 11 (10.19%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Administrator
7 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) .NET
1 3 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.85%) LAMP
2 2 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.41%) Replication
4 6 (5.56%) iPad
4 6 (5.56%) iPhone
5 5 (4.63%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.63%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.78%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.85%) CESG
7 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.85%) NHS
7 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.85%) Wiki
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.93%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) Statistics
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 55 (50.93%) Windows Server
3 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (28.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 15 (13.89%) Linux
8 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.85%) CentOS
10 2 (1.85%) Solaris
10 2 (1.85%) Unix
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.30%) ITIL
2 17 (15.74%) Migration
3 10 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (8.33%) Service Management
5 7 (6.48%) Incident Management
5 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.63%) Information Security
7 5 (4.63%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (4.63%) SFIA
7 5 (4.63%) Software Deployment
8 4 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 3 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.78%) DevOps
9 3 (2.78%) Open Source
9 3 (2.78%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.41%) SQL
3 4 (3.70%) VB
4 3 (2.78%) C#
4 3 (2.78%) Java
5 2 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.26%) MCSE
5 8 (7.41%) MCSA
5 8 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) CCNA
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.85%) RHCE
8 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (1.85%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 35 (32.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (11.11%) vSphere
4 10 (9.26%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.48%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.70%) XenApp
7 3 (2.78%) XenServer
8 2 (1.85%) Samba
9 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) SCCM
1 13 (12.04%) WSUS
2 6 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (3.70%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.85%) Puppet
5 2 (1.85%) SCOM
6 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.93%) SCSM
6 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 58 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 42 (38.89%) VMware
3 13 (12.04%) Cisco
4 11 (10.19%) HP
5 10 (9.26%) Citrix
5 10 (9.26%) NetApp
6 7 (6.48%) Sophos
7 6 (5.56%) Apple
7 6 (5.56%) Oracle
7 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.63%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (2.78%) Adobe
10 3 (2.78%) Forcepoint
10 3 (2.78%) Veeam
10 3 (2.78%) Wyse
11 2 (1.85%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.85%) EMC
11 2 (1.85%) SAP
11 2 (1.85%) Symantec
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £390.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago