The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 26 June 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 / Newbury
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.69% 2.88% 2.78%
As % of the System Software category 28.57% 40.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 7 10 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 5.93% 7.19% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £335 £150 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +123.33% -68.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £150 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Newbury

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Newbury over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Newbury

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) CyberArk Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) VMware