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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 8.42% 14.00% 9.46%
As % of the System Software category 41.03% 53.85% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 0
Median daily rate £313 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £268
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £21.75 £13.35 £8.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.92% +57.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Active Directory
Hampshire

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
39 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 20.53% 26.00% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 3
Median daily rate £340 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £535 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £8.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +313.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.35 £8.68 £7.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £9.40
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 Winchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Winchester 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 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 May 2016.

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 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) XenApp
5 8 (36.36%) vSphere
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) XenServer
7 6 (27.27%) SCCM
7 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (22.73%) ForgeRock
8 5 (22.73%) OpenIDM
8 5 (22.73%) OpenAM
8 5 (22.73%) OpenID
8 5 (22.73%) REST
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 5 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (22.73%) SAML
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) LDAP
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) J2EE
8 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
8 5 (22.73%) OAuth
8 5 (22.73%) SCVMM
8 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Server Support
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix Support
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server Support
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Database Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Assistant
5 2 (9.09%) Security Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Server Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) OAuth
1 5 (22.73%) OpenID
1 5 (22.73%) REST
1 5 (22.73%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) vSphere
1 8 (36.36%) XenApp
2 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) XenServer
4 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) OpenAM
2 5 (22.73%) OpenIDM
2 5 (22.73%) SCVMM
3 2 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Citrix
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) ForgeRock
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy