Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 6 months to 23 November 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 10 15
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 39 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.81% 10.05% 8.71%
As % of the System Software category 52.00% 79.59% 63.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 14
Basingstoke median daily rate £200 £313 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +16.82% -17.69%
10th Percentile £105 £90 £103
90th Percentile £473 £375 £430
Hampshire median daily rate £285 £333 £324
% change year-on-year -14.29% +2.70% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £14.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.01% +6.42%
10th Percentile £10.28 £10.13 £11.64
90th Percentile £24.42 £13.50 £19.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.64
% change year-on-year -7.14% -10.47% +13.73%

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

All System Software Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 75 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 11.18% 12.63% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 31
Basingstoke median daily rate £358 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.13% +9.54%
10th Percentile £128 £134 £106
90th Percentile £491 £468 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £14.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.01% +10.76%
10th Percentile £10.28 £10.13 £11.64
90th Percentile £24.42 £14.63 £19.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.03 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -10.17% -9.38% +10.34%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Basingstoke

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Basingstoke

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Basingstoke

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (38.46%) DNS
4 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
5 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
5 11 (28.21%) VMware
5 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
6 9 (23.08%) WAN
6 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (20.51%) SCCM
8 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
8 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared
8 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL
8 7 (17.95%) Citrix
9 6 (15.38%) Cisco
9 6 (15.38%) HP
9 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.38%) WSUS
10 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
10 5 (12.82%) Office 365
10 5 (12.82%) McAfee
10 5 (12.82%) Clustering
10 5 (12.82%) Finance
10 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
10 5 (12.82%) VPN

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) G Suite
3 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) DNS
2 9 (23.08%) WAN
3 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
4 4 (10.26%) BGP
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) NetScaler
4 4 (10.26%) OSPF
4 4 (10.26%) Wireless
5 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (5.13%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) Skype
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) DMZ
7 1 (2.56%) Extranet
7 1 (2.56%) Intranet
7 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Analyst
1 6 (15.38%) Architect
1 6 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
1 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (10.26%) Administrator
2 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
2 4 (10.26%) Network Architect
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (7.69%) PC Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) PC Rollout Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Android
6 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.13%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Solaris
7 1 (2.56%) Unix
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
3 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
3 4 (10.26%) Coaching
3 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) Document Management
3 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
3 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
3 4 (10.26%) Software Distribution
3 4 (10.26%) System Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Boundary Protection
4 3 (7.69%) Validation
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Security Hardening
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (2.56%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) WSUS
3 4 (10.26%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.56%) Netcool
5 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Citrix
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco
4 6 (15.38%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) McAfee
6 4 (10.26%) Altiris
6 4 (10.26%) Juniper
6 4 (10.26%) Veeam
7 1 (2.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.56%) Borland
7 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (2.56%) Intel
7 1 (2.56%) Lotus
7 1 (2.56%) Lumension
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.56%) Veritas