The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Horsham 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 30 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
West Sussex / Horsham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 12 7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Horsham - 2.50% 7.69%
As % of the System Software category - 33.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £138
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -3.51% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
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 Horsham with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Horsham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Horsham - 7.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £375 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +172.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
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 Horsham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Horsham 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 Horsham

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Horsham

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Horsham

For the 6 months to 30 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 Horsham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) BMC
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) BT
6 1 (5.88%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
6 1 (5.88%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Service Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Server Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Specialist
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) BMC
2 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) BT
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus