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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 70 62 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.80% 9.14% 6.83%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 80.52% 64.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 20
Median daily rate £366 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £315 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 2
Median hourly rate £15.25 £20.19 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +32.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £13.10 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £21.00 £17.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -1.06%
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
84 77 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.96% 11.36% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 30
Median daily rate £375 £365 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £308 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.19 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.87% -50.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 0 26 £330 -17.50% 6
Salisbury - 10 £438 -
Chippenham 0 6 £105 -70.00% 1
Corsham +1 5 £375 +2.73% 1
Malmesbury - 1 - - 1
Melksham - 1 £125 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 111 (84.73%) Windows
2 58 (44.27%) VMware
3 55 (41.98%) Windows Server
4 51 (38.93%) Security Cleared
5 49 (37.40%) Microsoft
6 47 (35.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
9 31 (23.66%) ITIL
10 30 (22.90%) Windows 7
11 29 (22.14%) MS Exchange
12 27 (20.61%) Linux
13 25 (19.08%) Migration
14 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
14 24 (18.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (18.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (16.03%) SCCM
16 20 (15.27%) TCP/IP
17 19 (14.50%) Red Hat
17 19 (14.50%) Remote Desktop
18 18 (13.74%) MySQL
18 18 (13.74%) vSphere
18 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2013
19 17 (12.98%) WSUS
19 17 (12.98%) Oracle
20 16 (12.21%) SQL
20 16 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2007
20 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
21 15 (11.45%) VMware ESXi
21 15 (11.45%) PowerShell

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 29 (22.14%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (8.40%) Apache
4 11 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (8.40%) Tomcat
5 10 (7.63%) Skype for Business
6 8 (6.11%) IBM Notes
7 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.53%) IIS
10 1 (0.76%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) MS Visio
2 10 (7.63%) MS Office
3 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.69%) Office 365
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.27%) TCP/IP
2 19 (14.50%) Remote Desktop
3 15 (11.45%) DNS
4 13 (9.92%) DHCP
5 10 (7.63%) Skype
6 9 (6.87%) WAN
7 7 (5.34%) Firewall
7 7 (5.34%) LAN
7 7 (5.34%) SAN
8 5 (3.82%) Internet
9 4 (3.05%) Network Security
9 4 (3.05%) Unified Communications
9 4 (3.05%) VLAN
9 4 (3.05%) VoIP
10 3 (2.29%) Intranet
10 3 (2.29%) NAS
11 2 (1.53%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.76%) ADSL
12 1 (0.76%) Broadband
12 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.74%) MySQL
3 12 (9.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (4.58%) Finance
2 2 (1.53%) Retail
3 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Military
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (12.21%) Support Engineer
2 15 (11.45%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (9.92%) Architect
4 12 (9.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (6.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (6.87%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (6.87%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Administrator
7 8 (6.11%) Analyst
7 8 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) IT Support
7 8 (6.11%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.11%) VMware Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) IT Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Technical Support
9 6 (4.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.40%) LAMP
2 3 (2.29%) .NET
2 3 (2.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.53%) J2EE
4 1 (0.76%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.16%) Replication
3 11 (8.40%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.40%) Wiki
4 5 (3.82%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.29%) Clustering
6 2 (1.53%) CESG
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.53%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.53%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.76%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) iPhone
7 1 (0.76%) iSeries
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 111 (84.73%) Windows
2 55 (41.98%) Windows Server
3 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (22.90%) Windows 7
5 27 (20.61%) Linux
6 24 (18.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (18.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.40%) CentOS
7 11 (8.40%) Solaris
8 7 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.05%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (3.05%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) ITIL
2 25 (19.08%) Migration
3 12 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.40%) Configuration Management
4 11 (8.40%) Service Management
5 8 (6.11%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.11%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.34%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (5.34%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.29%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.29%) Network Design
8 3 (2.29%) Open Source
8 3 (2.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.29%) PRINCE
8 3 (2.29%) Software Deployment
9 2 (1.53%) DevOps
9 2 (1.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.21%) SQL
2 15 (11.45%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.40%) Perl
4 3 (2.29%) C#
4 3 (2.29%) Java
4 3 (2.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (38.93%) Security Cleared
2 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.40%) RHCE
5 10 (7.63%) MCSE
5 10 (7.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (6.11%) MCSA
7 3 (2.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.53%) CCNA
8 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.76%) HND
9 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.53%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 47 (35.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.74%) vSphere
3 15 (11.45%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (8.40%) Samba
5 10 (7.63%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.53%) Xen
7 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (16.03%) SCCM
2 17 (12.98%) WSUS
3 12 (9.16%) Puppet
4 11 (8.40%) ZABBIX
5 7 (5.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.29%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.76%) Ansible
7 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.76%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.76%) Nagios
7 1 (0.76%) SCOM
7 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 58 (44.27%) VMware
2 49 (37.40%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.50%) Red Hat
4 17 (12.98%) Oracle
5 13 (9.92%) HP
6 12 (9.16%) Cisco
6 12 (9.16%) NetApp
7 8 (6.11%) Lotus
7 8 (6.11%) Sophos
8 5 (3.82%) Citrix
8 5 (3.82%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.05%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (3.05%) Forcepoint
9 4 (3.05%) IBM
10 3 (2.29%) SAP
10 3 (2.29%) Symantec
10 3 (2.29%) Veeam
11 2 (1.53%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.53%) CA
11 2 (1.53%) Dell
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