The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.09% 5.26% 8.51%
As % of the System Software category 45.45% 62.50% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£170 £183 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -40.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.50
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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 Woking region.

System Software Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 20.00% 8.42% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate £250 £115 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.39% -62.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £115 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £223 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) ODBC
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) BYOD
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) UAG

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ODBC
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) BYOD
2 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) UAG
2 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (16.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco