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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 60 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.44% 7.59% 7.45%
As % of the System Software category 44.29% 65.22% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 24
Median daily rate £298 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £105 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £474 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 8
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.33%
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
70 92 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.28% 11.63% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 43
Median daily rate £400 £328 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 14
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 September 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 September 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 -2 9 £220 -51.11% 2
Chippenham +1 6 £128 -49.50%
Corsham 0 6 £280 -6.66%
Malmesbury +1 3 £320 -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 63 (72.41%) Windows
2 33 (37.93%) Security Cleared
3 32 (36.78%) VMware
4 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
5 25 (28.74%) Windows Server
6 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
7 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (20.69%) SCCM
9 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
10 16 (18.39%) ITIL
11 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
11 14 (16.09%) Office 365
12 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (13.79%) Migration
13 11 (12.64%) Firewall
13 11 (12.64%) MS Exchange
13 11 (12.64%) SQL
13 11 (12.64%) MySQL
13 11 (12.64%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (10.34%) SaaS
14 9 (10.34%) High Availability
14 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
14 9 (10.34%) MS Office
14 9 (10.34%) Linux
15 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
15 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
15 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
15 8 (9.20%) Puppet

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 11 (12.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.05%) Apache
2 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.05%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.90%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.30%) IIS
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Office
2 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Office 365
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.34%) SaaS
4 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (5.75%) IaaS
5 5 (5.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.64%) Firewall
2 11 (12.64%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (4.60%) Network Security
4 3 (3.45%) DNS
4 3 (3.45%) WAN
5 2 (2.30%) DHCP
5 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.30%) VLAN
5 2 (2.30%) VoIP
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.15%) DSL
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) LDAP
6 1 (1.15%) MPLS
6 1 (1.15%) SAN
6 1 (1.15%) Skype
6 1 (1.15%) SSL
6 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) MySQL
2 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) MSI
3 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.15%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.75%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Back Office
3 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Architect
2 14 (16.09%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (13.79%) Technical Architect
4 10 (11.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.05%) Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Designer
8 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.75%) Administrator
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.75%) IT Support
8 5 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Designer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Problem Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) LAMP
2 2 (2.30%) RSS
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.15%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Replication
1 7 (8.05%) Wiki
2 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.15%) BBC
3 1 (1.15%) CESG
3 1 (1.15%) Clustering
3 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (72.41%) Windows
2 25 (28.74%) Windows Server
3 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
4 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.34%) Linux
6 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.05%) CentOS
7 7 (8.05%) Solaris
8 5 (5.75%) Windows 10
8 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Unix
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Migration
3 9 (10.34%) High Availability
4 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
4 8 (9.20%) Project Planning
5 7 (8.05%) Network Design
6 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.75%) Information Security
7 5 (5.75%) Service Management
8 4 (4.60%) Data Privacy
8 4 (4.60%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.60%) Software Deployment
9 3 (3.45%) Change Control
10 2 (2.30%) Application Virtualisation
10 2 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.30%) DevOps
10 2 (2.30%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.30%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) Perl
3 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.30%) VB
4 2 (2.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) RHCE
4 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) SSCP
6 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.05%) Samba
2 7 (8.05%) vSphere
3 3 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.15%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.15%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (20.69%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) Puppet
3 6 (6.90%) WSUS
4 4 (4.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (4.60%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.30%) SCOM
7 1 (1.15%) Ansible
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.15%) Nagios
7 1 (1.15%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.15%) SCSM
7 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) VMware
2 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.05%) HP
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle
5 6 (6.90%) Lotus
6 5 (5.75%) Cisco
6 5 (5.75%) Citrix
7 3 (3.45%) Symantec
8 2 (2.30%) Apple
8 2 (2.30%) Meridio
8 2 (2.30%) Veeam
9 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.15%) Draytek
9 1 (1.15%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.15%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.15%) Sophos
9 1 (1.15%) Splunk
9 1 (1.15%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.15%) ZyXEL