Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 > Newbury
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 28 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 22 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 6.90% 2.62% 3.19%
As % of the System Software category 57.89% 31.82% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 2
Newbury median daily rate £350 £308 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -25.45% +43.48%
10th Percentile £121 £196 £349
90th Percentile £620 £407 £446
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year - +17.19% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Newbury median hourly rate - £26.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.47% +7.35%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.06 £21.55
% change year-on-year -17.94% -20.84% +21.41%

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 Newbury with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 38 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 11.91% 8.24% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 8
Newbury median daily rate £350 £420 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -3.89% +16.53%
10th Percentile £130 £203 £367
90th Percentile £625 £488 £496
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.80% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Newbury median hourly rate - £26.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.47% +7.35%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -17.14% -18.79% +24.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Newbury

Active Directory
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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Newbury

Active Directory
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 23 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) SCCM
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 6 (27.27%) Skype
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) SLA
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Smartphone
7 4 (18.18%) WSUS
7 4 (18.18%) Release Management
7 4 (18.18%) SCOM
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Fintech
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (18.18%) Chat Support
7 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V

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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Fintech
1 4 (18.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 2 (9.09%) SUSE
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Chat Support
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) SIEM
6 1 (4.55%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) SCOM
2 4 (18.18%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) AlienVault
4 1 (4.55%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase