Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +20
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 34 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 6.01% 6.19% 12.44%
As % of the System Software category 52.94% 44.74% 67.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 19
Bracknell median daily rate £238 £255 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.68% -40.12% +78.95%
10th Percentile £104 £123 £188
90th Percentile £393 £495 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £370 £375
% change year-on-year -2.03% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 19
Bracknell median hourly rate £11.78 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.83% -4.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £12.39 £12.00 £12.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -32.71%

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 51 76 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 11.36% 13.84% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 41
Bracknell median daily rate £315 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% -10.34% +15.08%
10th Percentile £126 £159 £161
90th Percentile £490 £490 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 20
Bracknell median hourly rate £11.78 £18.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.56% +44.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £12.39 £19.00 £13.63
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.64 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.71% +7.84% -32.71%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Retail
3 9 (33.33%) SCCM
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 8 (29.63%) DNS
4 8 (29.63%) DHCP
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
5 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 5 (18.52%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (18.52%) SCOM
7 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 5 (18.52%) HP
8 4 (14.81%) Motorola
8 4 (14.81%) Symantec
8 4 (14.81%) McAfee
8 4 (14.81%) PKI
8 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (14.81%) Forcepoint
8 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS

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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.81%) IaaS
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DHCP
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) Skype
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Security Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.41%) Domain Architect
6 2 (7.41%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) iPhone
1 4 (14.81%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Digital Signage
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (14.81%) SIEM
3 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
5 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.41%) Task Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Break/Fix
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) COBIT
1 2 (7.41%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) SCOM
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (3.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
4 4 (14.81%) Forcepoint
4 4 (14.81%) LogRhythm
4 4 (14.81%) McAfee
4 4 (14.81%) Motorola
4 4 (14.81%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 3 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 2 (7.41%) Apple
6 2 (7.41%) Canon
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
6 2 (7.41%) Equitrac
7 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.70%) Sun