The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South East / Surrey
Rank 26 12 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 74 126 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.33% 9.81% 6.41%
As % of the System Software category 42.53% 46.49% 67.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 77 49
Median daily rate £200 £385 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.05% +23.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £148 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £550 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 10
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.43 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £45.00 £18.65
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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 174 271 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.88% 21.09% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 162 70
Median daily rate £375 £388 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +16.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £518 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.11% +145.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.58 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.93 £49.80 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 17 £210 -49.09% 4
Staines -5 6 - - 3
Farnham 0 5 £123 - 1
Woking -4 4 £388 +176.78% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £425 -
Leatherhead +3 3 - - 4
Weybridge +1 3 £238 +79.24%
Dorking -2 3 - -
Epsom +3 2 £105 - 3
Reigate -10 1 £160 -11.35% 1
Egham - 1 £125 - 2
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 129 (83.77%) Windows
2 67 (43.51%) Microsoft
3 58 (37.66%) MS Office
4 53 (34.42%) Windows 7
5 45 (29.22%) VMware
6 37 (24.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (23.38%) Office 365
8 35 (22.73%) Windows Server
9 29 (18.83%) MS Exchange
10 28 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (16.88%) Finance
11 26 (16.88%) Firewall
11 26 (16.88%) MS Excel
12 25 (16.23%) ITIL
13 24 (15.58%) Citrix
14 23 (14.94%) TCP/IP
15 22 (14.29%) SCCM
16 21 (13.64%) SQL
17 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (12.34%) Windows 10
19 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (11.69%) HP
19 18 (11.69%) LAN
20 15 (9.74%) WAN
20 15 (9.74%) DNS
21 14 (9.09%) Migration
21 14 (9.09%) PowerShell
22 13 (8.44%) DHCP
22 13 (8.44%) Linux
22 13 (8.44%) Service Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 29 (18.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.90%) IBM Notes
5 5 (3.25%) CMS
5 5 (3.25%) Drupal
5 5 (3.25%) WordPress
6 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.65%) QuickPlace
8 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 58 (37.66%) MS Office
2 26 (16.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 36 (23.38%) Office 365
2 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.30%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.88%) Firewall
2 23 (14.94%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.69%) LAN
4 15 (9.74%) DNS
4 15 (9.74%) WAN
5 13 (8.44%) DHCP
6 12 (7.79%) VPN
7 7 (4.55%) Internet
7 7 (4.55%) Intranet
8 6 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (3.25%) 3G
10 4 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.60%) Wireless
11 3 (1.95%) SAN
11 3 (1.95%) VoIP
12 2 (1.30%) PABX
12 2 (1.30%) Skype
13 1 (0.65%) 4G
13 1 (0.65%) HSRP
13 1 (0.65%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.19%) DB2
1 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.90%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) NetBeans
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (16.88%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.25%) Back Office
3 5 (3.25%) Law
4 4 (2.60%) Legal
5 3 (1.95%) Advertising
6 2 (1.30%) Local Government
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (24.68%) Analyst
2 33 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 28 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (16.23%) Desktop Support
5 23 (14.94%) 1st Line Support
6 18 (11.69%) Service Analyst
7 17 (11.04%) Service Desk Analyst
8 15 (9.74%) Active Directory Support
9 14 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 12 (7.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 11 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (7.14%) Support Analyst
12 10 (6.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 9 (5.84%) 1st Line Engineer
13 9 (5.84%) Exchange Support
13 9 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (5.84%) IT Support
14 8 (5.19%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.25%) JSON
1 5 (3.25%) YAML
2 3 (1.95%) XML
3 2 (1.30%) HTML
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) ActiveX
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
4 1 (0.65%) EJB
4 1 (0.65%) J2EE
4 1 (0.65%) JMS
4 1 (0.65%) JSP
4 1 (0.65%) ODBC
4 1 (0.65%) REST
4 1 (0.65%) SAML
4 1 (0.65%) Servlets
4 1 (0.65%) Spring
4 1 (0.65%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 8 (5.19%) iSeries
4 7 (4.55%) AS400
4 7 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.55%) iPad
4 7 (4.55%) iPhone
4 7 (4.55%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.90%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.25%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.25%) PKI
6 5 (3.25%) Replication
7 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.65%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 129 (83.77%) Windows
2 53 (34.42%) Windows 7
3 37 (24.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (22.73%) Windows Server
5 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (12.34%) Windows 10
7 13 (8.44%) Linux
8 9 (5.84%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.90%) Android
9 6 (3.90%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.60%) Unix
12 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.23%) ITIL
2 14 (9.09%) Migration
3 13 (8.44%) Service Management
4 12 (7.79%) Incident Management
5 9 (5.84%) Software Deployment
6 8 (5.19%) ITIL V3
7 7 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.90%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (3.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (3.25%) DevOps
9 5 (3.25%) Patch Management
9 5 (3.25%) Regulatory Compliance
9 5 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (2.60%) Security Testing
10 4 (2.60%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (1.95%) Project Management
12 2 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (1.30%) ITSM
12 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.64%) SQL
2 14 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.90%) Python
4 5 (3.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.30%) Java
5 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.65%) C
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) LotusScript
6 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.60%) Degree
2 4 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.95%) MCITP
3 3 (1.95%) MCP
4 2 (1.30%) CCNA
4 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.30%) MCSA
4 2 (1.30%) MCSE
4 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) APMP
5 1 (0.65%) CISM
5 1 (0.65%) CISSP
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.65%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.19%) XenApp
4 7 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.65%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.65%) NDS
6 1 (0.65%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.65%) Snort
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (14.29%) SCCM
2 7 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 5 (3.25%) Ansible
3 5 (3.25%) Nagios
3 5 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.25%) Puppet
4 2 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.65%) OpenView
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.65%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.65%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 67 (43.51%) Microsoft
2 45 (29.22%) VMware
3 24 (15.58%) Citrix
4 18 (11.69%) HP
5 12 (7.79%) Dell
6 10 (6.49%) NetApp
7 7 (4.55%) Hitachi
7 7 (4.55%) IBM
7 7 (4.55%) Wyse
8 6 (3.90%) Cisco
8 6 (3.90%) Lotus
9 5 (3.25%) Altiris
9 5 (3.25%) Apple
9 5 (3.25%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.60%) Thales
11 3 (1.95%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.95%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.30%) CA
12 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.30%) Symantec
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