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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 59 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.27% 7.80% 7.97%
As % of the System Software category 42.47% 64.84% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 17
Median daily rate £320 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £105 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £545 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 11
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
73 91 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.41% 12.04% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 37
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £195 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 14
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 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
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -14 11 £450 -1.36% 3
Corsham - 4 £265 -
Malmesbury +1 3 £320 -
Chippenham -6 3 £115 -62.29%
Salisbury +3 2 £284 - 2
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 74 (71.15%) Windows
2 40 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 37 (35.58%) VMware
4 33 (31.73%) Microsoft
5 31 (29.81%) Windows Server
6 27 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 22 (21.15%) SC Cleared
9 20 (19.23%) SCCM
9 20 (19.23%) MySQL
10 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
11 18 (17.31%) Linux
12 17 (16.35%) ITIL
13 15 (14.42%) Red Hat
13 15 (14.42%) Migration
13 15 (14.42%) Remote Desktop
14 14 (13.46%) Configuration Management
14 14 (13.46%) Puppet
14 14 (13.46%) Office 365
14 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (12.50%) Wiki
15 13 (12.50%) CentOS
15 13 (12.50%) JIRA
15 13 (12.50%) RHCE
15 13 (12.50%) Solaris
15 13 (12.50%) Oracle
15 13 (12.50%) Perl
15 13 (12.50%) Apache
15 13 (12.50%) Tomcat
15 13 (12.50%) LAMP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.50%) Apache
1 13 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 11 (10.58%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.65%) IBM Notes
4 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.85%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.92%) IIS
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.46%) Office 365
2 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.65%) SaaS
4 5 (4.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (4.81%) IaaS
4 5 (4.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.42%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (10.58%) Firewall
4 7 (6.73%) WAN
5 5 (4.81%) DNS
6 4 (3.85%) DHCP
6 4 (3.85%) LAN
6 4 (3.85%) Network Security
7 3 (2.88%) VLAN
8 2 (1.92%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.92%) SAN
8 2 (1.92%) Skype
8 2 (1.92%) VoIP
9 1 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.96%) DSL
9 1 (0.96%) Intranet
9 1 (0.96%) LDAP
9 1 (0.96%) MPLS
9 1 (0.96%) NAS
9 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.23%) MySQL
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (1.92%) MSI
3 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.96%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (4.81%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (23.08%) Architect
2 14 (13.46%) Technical Architect
3 13 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (10.58%) Consultant
6 10 (9.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.73%) Designer
10 6 (5.77%) Administrator
10 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Designer
10 6 (5.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Support
11 5 (4.81%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (1.92%) RSS
2 2 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Wiki
2 6 (5.77%) Replication
3 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) BBC
6 1 (0.96%) CESG
6 1 (0.96%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.96%) iSeries
6 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (71.15%) Windows
2 31 (29.81%) Windows Server
3 26 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 18 (17.31%) Linux
5 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (12.50%) CentOS
6 13 (12.50%) Solaris
7 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.81%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.85%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.96%) Unix
12 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.35%) ITIL
2 15 (14.42%) Migration
3 14 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 9 (8.65%) High Availability
5 8 (7.69%) Network Design
5 8 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 6 (5.77%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.81%) Information Security
7 5 (4.81%) Service Management
8 4 (3.85%) Data Privacy
8 4 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.85%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.88%) Change Control
10 2 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.92%) DevOps
10 2 (1.92%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.92%) Release Management
10 2 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) Perl
2 12 (11.54%) SQL
3 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.92%) VB
4 2 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.50%) RHCE
4 4 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.92%) SSCP
7 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.92%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.96%) JSP 440
System Software
1 27 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (12.50%) Samba
3 9 (8.65%) vSphere
4 5 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.96%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (19.23%) SCCM
2 14 (13.46%) Puppet
3 7 (6.73%) WSUS
3 7 (6.73%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.92%) SCOM
6 1 (0.96%) Ansible
6 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.96%) Nagios
6 1 (0.96%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.96%) SCSM
6 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (35.58%) VMware
2 33 (31.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.42%) Red Hat
4 13 (12.50%) Oracle
5 9 (8.65%) Lotus
6 8 (7.69%) Citrix
7 6 (5.77%) HP
8 4 (3.85%) Cisco
9 3 (2.88%) IBM
9 3 (2.88%) Symantec
10 2 (1.92%) AppSense
10 2 (1.92%) CA
10 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.92%) NetApp
10 2 (1.92%) Sophos
10 2 (1.92%) Veeam
11 1 (0.96%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.96%) Mitel
11 1 (0.96%) Splunk
11 1 (0.96%) WatchGuard
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
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