The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Worthing 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 19.23% 7.14% 8.00%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate £300 - £161
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 - £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 - £164
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.98 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 23.08% 7.14% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate £300 - £161
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £164
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.98 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
West Sussex

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 9 (37.50%) MS Office
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) LAN
9 4 (16.67%) WAN
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) DNS
9 4 (16.67%) Clustering
9 4 (16.67%) VLAN
9 4 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
10 2 (8.33%) Lync
11 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
11 1 (4.17%) Problem Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Support
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Release Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.17%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix