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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 36 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.99% 4.74% 5.03%
As % of the System Software category 36.73% 51.52% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 19
Median daily rate £230 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £148 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +222.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.79 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -1.41%
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
98 66 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.59% 9.21% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 48 44
Median daily rate £350 £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £370 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 11
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -1 13 £305 -12.85% 1
Corsham -8 9 £230 -23.33%
Chippenham 0 5 £140 -30.00% 1
Trowbridge - 2 £153 - 1
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 45 (68.18%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) VMware
3 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
4 24 (36.36%) ITIL
5 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
7 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 18 (27.27%) HP
8 14 (21.21%) Problem Management
8 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
9 13 (19.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 13 (19.70%) Military
10 12 (18.18%) Replication
10 12 (18.18%) Service Management
10 12 (18.18%) Firewall
10 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.15%) SCCM
11 10 (15.15%) Change Management
11 10 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
12 9 (13.64%) SharePoint
12 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
12 9 (13.64%) Cisco
12 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (12.12%) Linux
13 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.12%) Finance
14 7 (10.61%) Migration
14 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity

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 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 5 (7.58%) Apache
4 5 (7.58%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
2 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.09%) Network Security
4 4 (6.06%) DHCP
4 4 (6.06%) DNS
4 4 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (4.55%) SAN
5 3 (4.55%) VoIP
5 3 (4.55%) WAN
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.52%) DSL
7 1 (1.52%) LDAP
7 1 (1.52%) MPLS
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) MSI
3 1 (1.52%) InstallShield
General
1 13 (19.70%) Military
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Problem Manager
2 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (6.06%) Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Designer
6 3 (4.55%) Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Designer
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) AppFabric
2 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.58%) LAMP
2 5 (7.58%) WCF
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (18.18%) Replication
2 5 (7.58%) Wiki
3 3 (4.55%) CESG
3 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 45 (68.18%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.12%) Linux
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.58%) CentOS
7 5 (7.58%) Solaris
7 5 (7.58%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.52%) Android
9 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Problem Management
3 12 (18.18%) Service Management
4 10 (15.15%) Change Management
5 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
5 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.58%) Software Deployment
7 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Test Planning
8 4 (6.06%) Defect Management
8 4 (6.06%) Threat Modelling
9 3 (4.55%) ETL
9 3 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.03%) Project Management
10 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.58%) Perl
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) VB
3 2 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
3 10 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (10.61%) DV Cleared
5 6 (9.09%) ISEB
6 5 (7.58%) ISTQB
6 5 (7.58%) RHCE
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (3.03%) CCNA
8 2 (3.03%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.03%) CISM
8 2 (3.03%) CREST Certified
8 2 (3.03%) MCSE
8 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
8 2 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.06%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.55%) JSP 440
3 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.58%) Samba
3 4 (6.06%) Snort
3 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (15.15%) SCCM
3 5 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (7.58%) Puppet
4 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.03%) WSUS
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.52%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.52%) SCSM
5 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) VMware
2 18 (27.27%) HP
2 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.64%) Cisco
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.58%) Veeam
5 4 (6.06%) Sourcefire
6 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.55%) Apple
6 3 (4.55%) Sophos
7 2 (3.03%) CA
7 2 (3.03%) Juniper
7 2 (3.03%) Meridio
7 2 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (1.52%) Draytek
8 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.52%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.52%) ZyXEL