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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 17 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 10 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.80% 6.38% 10.67%
As % of the System Software category 29.41% 32.14% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Median daily rate £343 £295 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.10% -19.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £143 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £314 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.75 £8.68 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.05% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £8.68 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £8.68 £12.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%

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
34 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 33.33% 19.86% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 10
Median daily rate £438 £308 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.27% +6.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
Median hourly rate £20.75 £8.68 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.05% -75.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £8.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £8.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) XenApp
7 2 (15.38%) XenServer
7 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
7 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (15.38%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (15.38%) PKI
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (15.38%) HP

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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) PC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) PC Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Change Management
1 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat