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 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 15 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 7.38% 10.33% 11.55%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% 84.85% 68.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 13
Median daily rate £500 £255 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +96.07% +4.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £252 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £377 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -24.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £12.50 £18.50
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 Bracknell with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 48 33 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 17.71% 12.18% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 19
Median daily rate £425 £255 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £253 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% -24.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Bracknell

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (32.50%) Office 365
3 13 (32.50%) Migration
4 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (27.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (27.50%) Retail
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle
5 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
6 9 (22.50%) SCCM
6 9 (22.50%) Windows 10
6 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco
8 7 (17.50%) SAML
8 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
8 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (17.50%) CISMP
8 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (17.50%) NetScaler
8 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
8 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
8 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 7 (17.50%) CRISC
9 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (15.00%) Android

Active Directory
Top Related 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Office 365
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (27.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (17.50%) NetScaler
2 5 (12.50%) Skype
3 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) Intranet
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) DMZ
5 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.50%) MS Access
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Architect
2 12 (30.00%) Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Security Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Office 365 Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Migration Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Azure Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Exchange Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Web Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Web Support Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) SAML
2 3 (7.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows 10
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.00%) Android
5 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Migration
2 3 (7.50%) Identity Management
2 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.50%) Information Management
4 1 (2.50%) Information Security
4 1 (2.50%) ITSM
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Time Management
4 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) VBScript
3 3 (7.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) CISMP
1 7 (17.50%) CRISC
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) vCloud
2 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) SCCM
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (12.50%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.50%) Netcool
4 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
5 4 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) Meridio
6 3 (7.50%) VMware
7 2 (5.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) CommVault
8 1 (2.50%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.50%) Google
8 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.50%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Veritas
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