The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 5.88% 5.08% 15.94%
As % of the System Software category 29.73% 37.50% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 10
Average daily rate
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£315 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.02 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

System Software Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
37 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 19.79% 13.56% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 12
Average daily rate £330 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £361 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £23.18 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Winchester region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Winchester region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Migration
3 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
4 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
5 11 (47.83%) Citrix
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
7 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
7 9 (39.13%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (39.13%) VMware
7 9 (39.13%) XenApp
8 8 (34.78%) vSphere
8 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (26.09%) AppSense
9 6 (26.09%) SCCM
9 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
12 3 (13.04%) Office 365
12 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (13.04%) CRM
12 3 (13.04%) Internet
12 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
12 3 (13.04%) ITIL
13 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
1 9 (39.13%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) IT Technical Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Migration
2 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) XenApp
2 8 (34.78%) vSphere
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) XenServer
6 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) AppSense
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle