The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Active Directory
Essex / Basildon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 4 13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon - 10.00% 6.98%
As % of the System Software category - 50.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -5.46% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 6.90% 20.00% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% +31.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Active Directory as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Basildon

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Basildon

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Novell
2 1 (50.00%) GroupWise
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) NDS
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (50.00%) GroupWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NDS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Novell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware