The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Woking region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 13.41% 9.46% 5.36%
As % of the System Software category 91.67% 77.78% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate
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£265 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £310 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £425 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 14.63% 12.16% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Average daily rate £265 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £288 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Woking

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Office
4 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
4 7 (43.75%) LAN
4 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) SCCM
7 4 (25.00%) XenApp
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) MCP
8 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 3 (18.75%) VPN
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) Apple
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Marketing
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
9 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) 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%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
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%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Manager
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
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%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
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%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCDST
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
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 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) Polycom
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee