Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 19 November 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
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 13 6
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 4.18% 8.41% 11.33%
As % of the System Software category 37.50% 75.00% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 17
Maidenhead median daily rate £293 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.03% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £236 £110 £225
90th Percentile £347 £750 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £369 £325
% change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Maidenhead median hourly rate £17.50 £33.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £17.03 £21.55
% change year-on-year -16.32% -20.97% +19.72%

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Maidenhead
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 32 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 11.15% 11.21% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 19
Maidenhead median daily rate £500 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £346 £128 £225
90th Percentile £551 £718 £440
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +1.79% +8.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Maidenhead median hourly rate £17.50 £33.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.28 £21.55
% change year-on-year -16.09% -19.81% +23.14%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Maidenhead over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Maidenhead

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
3 2 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 2 (16.67%) PMO
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) GCIA
3 2 (16.67%) GSEC
3 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) CISM
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) CyberArk Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Governance Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Governance Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Governance Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Information Security
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) CISM
2 2 (16.67%) GCIA
2 2 (16.67%) GSEC
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) CyberArk
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec