Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 16 July 2018 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
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 15 5
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 39 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.70% 7.75% 12.35%
As % of the System Software category 38.78% 54.17% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 23
Bracknell median daily rate £123 £500 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.50% +96.08% +7.37%
10th Percentile £92 £123 £187
90th Percentile £318 £538 £323
Berkshire median daily rate £305 £364 £303
% change year-on-year -16.08% +20.25% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 16
Bracknell median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -24.24%
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +23.64% -1.79% -24.53%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 49 72 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 12.13% 14.31% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 39
Bracknell median daily rate £130 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.33% +47.06% -25.82%
10th Percentile £95 £250 £152
90th Percentile £520 £549 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 17
Bracknell median hourly rate - £21.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +68.00% -24.24%
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.26% -23.18%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Bracknell

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Bracknell

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Bracknell over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Bracknell

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
5 6 (31.58%) Retail
6 5 (26.32%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) SCCM
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (21.05%) IaaS
8 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
8 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
8 3 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
8 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
8 3 (15.79%) Terraform
8 3 (15.79%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) IIS
8 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.79%) Firewall
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) HP
9 2 (10.53%) Citrix
9 2 (10.53%) Motorola
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 2 (10.53%) ITSM
9 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) IaaS
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.26%) SMS
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) IT Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) IT Support
2 8 (42.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior IT Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Server Support
5 2 (10.53%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) SAML
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Signage
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) ITSM
2 2 (10.53%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (10.53%) Task Automation
2 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CISMP
2 1 (5.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Terraform
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Equitrac
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Motorola
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.26%) Sun