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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 12.79% 9.68% 7.94%
As % of the System Software category 91.67% 81.82% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
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£205 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%
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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
12 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 13.95% 11.83% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Average daily rate £290 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.71
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.72%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Woking region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Woking region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Woking

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Citrix
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
4 7 (43.75%) LAN
4 7 (43.75%) MS Office
4 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) XenApp
7 4 (25.00%) SCCM
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Marketing
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) MCP
8 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) Apple
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (12.50%) Clustering
9 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) MPLS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) Telnet
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (6.25%) Polycom
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee