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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 51 75 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.77% 11.00% 6.69%
As % of the System Software category 46.36% 78.13% 56.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 10
Median daily rate £320 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £146 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £483 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 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
110 96 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.77% 14.08% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 44 26
Median daily rate £450 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 16
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £22.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -12 27 £350 -7.89% 1
Corsham -6 5 £245 -24.61% 1
Malmesbury - 3 £320 - 2
Salisbury -1 2 £284 -
Chippenham -6 2 £208 -31.96%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 90 (72.58%) Windows
2 55 (44.35%) Security Cleared
3 47 (37.90%) VMware
4 38 (30.65%) Microsoft
5 36 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (29.03%) Windows Server
6 35 (28.23%) SC Cleared
7 28 (22.58%) Windows 7
8 25 (20.16%) ITIL
9 24 (19.35%) Linux
10 23 (18.55%) MySQL
11 22 (17.74%) TCP/IP
11 22 (17.74%) SCCM
12 21 (16.94%) Red Hat
13 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (14.52%) Oracle
15 17 (13.71%) MS Exchange
15 17 (13.71%) Configuration Management
15 17 (13.71%) Migration
15 17 (13.71%) Puppet
16 16 (12.90%) CentOS
16 16 (12.90%) JIRA
16 16 (12.90%) Wiki
16 16 (12.90%) LAMP
16 16 (12.90%) Samba
16 16 (12.90%) RHCE
16 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
16 16 (12.90%) Perl
16 16 (12.90%) Solaris
16 16 (12.90%) Apache

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 17 (13.71%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.90%) Apache
2 16 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.06%) IBM Notes
4 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.03%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.42%) IIS
9 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.81%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.06%) MS Office
3 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.29%) Office 365
2 11 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.26%) SaaS
4 5 (4.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (4.03%) IaaS
4 5 (4.03%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.74%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.90%) Remote Desktop
3 13 (10.48%) Firewall
4 9 (7.26%) WAN
5 6 (4.84%) DNS
6 5 (4.03%) LAN
6 5 (4.03%) SAN
7 4 (3.23%) DHCP
7 4 (3.23%) Network Security
7 4 (3.23%) VLAN
8 3 (2.42%) Skype
8 3 (2.42%) VoIP
9 2 (1.61%) Intranet
9 2 (1.61%) MPLS
9 2 (1.61%) NAS
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.81%) DSL
10 1 (0.81%) SSL
10 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.55%) MySQL
2 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) JIRA
2 2 (1.61%) MSI
3 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.81%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (3.23%) Finance
1 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Back Office
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (18.55%) Architect
2 15 (12.10%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.29%) Technical Architect
4 13 (10.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) Consultant
7 10 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.45%) Administrator
9 8 (6.45%) Designer
9 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) IT Support
10 7 (5.65%) Senior Designer
10 7 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (4.84%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.84%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) LAMP
2 2 (1.61%) J2EE
2 2 (1.61%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (1.61%) RSS
2 2 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Wiki
2 9 (7.26%) Replication
3 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.23%) Clustering
4 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.61%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
6 1 (0.81%) CESG
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.81%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) iSeries
6 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 90 (72.58%) Windows
2 36 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 28 (22.58%) Windows 7
4 24 (19.35%) Linux
5 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (12.90%) CentOS
6 16 (12.90%) Solaris
7 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.03%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.23%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.81%) Unix
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.16%) ITIL
2 17 (13.71%) Configuration Management
2 17 (13.71%) Migration
3 12 (9.68%) Service Management
4 11 (8.87%) High Availability
5 10 (8.06%) Service Delivery
6 9 (7.26%) Problem Management
6 9 (7.26%) Project Planning
7 8 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (6.45%) Network Design
7 8 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.84%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.03%) Information Security
10 4 (3.23%) Data Privacy
10 4 (3.23%) Software Deployment
11 3 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.42%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.42%) Virtual Environments
12 2 (1.61%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) Perl
2 14 (11.29%) SQL
3 8 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.61%) Java
4 2 (1.61%) VB
4 2 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (44.35%) Security Cleared
2 35 (28.23%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.90%) RHCE
4 6 (4.84%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.61%) SSCP
6 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.42%) SLA
3 2 (1.61%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.81%) JSP 440
System Software
1 36 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (12.90%) Samba
3 9 (7.26%) vSphere
4 8 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.61%) Xen
7 1 (0.81%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (17.74%) SCCM
2 17 (13.71%) Puppet
3 10 (8.06%) WSUS
4 8 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (6.45%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.61%) SCOM
6 1 (0.81%) Ansible
6 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.81%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.81%) Nagios
6 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.81%) SCSM
6 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (37.90%) VMware
2 38 (30.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.94%) Red Hat
4 18 (14.52%) Oracle
5 10 (8.06%) HP
5 10 (8.06%) Lotus
6 9 (7.26%) Cisco
7 7 (5.65%) Citrix
8 4 (3.23%) IBM
9 3 (2.42%) Dell
9 3 (2.42%) NetApp
9 3 (2.42%) Symantec
9 3 (2.42%) Veeam
10 2 (1.61%) AppSense
10 2 (1.61%) CA
10 2 (1.61%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.61%) Sophos
11 1 (0.81%) Apple
11 1 (0.81%) Juniper
11 1 (0.81%) Veritas