The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 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 / Brentwood
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 9 23
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood - 17.14% 2.27%
As % of the System Software category - 40.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -5.46% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.33
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 Brentwood with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Brentwood
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2 15 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 8.70% 42.86% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 12
Median daily rate £300 £240 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.33
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 Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood 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 Brentwood

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Brentwood

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Brentwood

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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow