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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 13.48% 4.08% 5.88%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 20.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £265
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.35 £14.25 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +25.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.45% +1.72%
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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
30 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 33.71% 20.41% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 3
Average daily rate £363 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £337 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £386 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.61% +25.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +0.77%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
4 7 (36.84%) SCCM
5 6 (31.58%) UNIX
5 6 (31.58%) Apple
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
6 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
6 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Altiris
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) CRM
8 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) Office 365
8 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (10.53%) vSphere
9 2 (10.53%) XenApp
9 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Server Support
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) VCP4
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Apple
4 5 (26.32%) Altiris
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) AppSense
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco