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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.46% 7.27% 19.35%
As % of the System Software category 35.00% 50.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 10
Average daily rate
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£315 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £269 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £8.74 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
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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
20 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 12.74% 14.55% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 13
Average daily rate £315 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £8.80 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+354.54% -34.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -13.88%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 12 (44.44%) Migration
5 11 (40.74%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) Citrix
6 10 (37.04%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (37.04%) Data Migration
6 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
7 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 9 (33.33%) VMware
8 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
8 8 (29.63%) XenApp
8 8 (29.63%) vSphere
9 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
9 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (22.22%) AppSense
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) SCCM
11 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
11 5 (18.52%) CRM
11 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (14.81%) Finance
12 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (11.11%) Office 365
13 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
13 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (37.04%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
5 2 (7.41%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Management Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Migration
2 10 (37.04%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.70%) Coaching
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
1 8 (29.63%) XenApp
1 8 (29.63%) vSphere
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.41%) XenServer
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) AppSense
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco