The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 24 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
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 25 18
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 7.14% 2.58% 3.40%
As % of the System Software category 70.00% 20.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £531 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.58% +293.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 Staines with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10 20 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 10.20% 12.90% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Median daily rate £475 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +28.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines 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 Staines

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Staines

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Staines over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Staines

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Staines

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staines region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) SCCM
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) MVS
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
6 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ActiveX
1 1 (7.69%) EJB
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) JMS
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
1 1 (7.69%) SAML
1 1 (7.69%) Servlets
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
1 1 (7.69%) Struts
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) MVS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSD
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) BitLocker
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) NDS
2 1 (7.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) AppSense
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
3 1 (7.69%) Novell
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec