Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 24 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
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 24 17
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 32 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 24.62% 5.67% 4.93%
As % of the System Software category 69.57% 29.63% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Woking median daily rate £195 £500 £191
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.00% +161.44% -17.30%
10th Percentile £101 £360 £118
90th Percentile £450 £500 £290
Surrey median daily rate £225 £280 £340
% change year-on-year -19.64% -17.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Woking median hourly rate £10.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.95% - -
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £14.20
% change year-on-year -7.69% +14.44% -8.39%

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 Woking with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Woking
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 46 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 35.38% 19.15% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 5
Woking median daily rate £256 £438 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.43% +105.88% -26.72%
10th Percentile £130 £274 £125
90th Percentile £455 £493 £421
Surrey median daily rate £401 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.90% +9.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Woking median hourly rate £10.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.95% - -
Surrey median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +2.94% +6.25%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Woking

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Woking

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Woking over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Woking

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Woking

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

1 25 (78.13%) Office 365
2 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (68.75%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (68.75%) Windows
4 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
4 21 (65.63%) Windows 7
5 19 (59.38%) TCP/IP
6 18 (56.25%) DNS
6 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (56.25%) LAN
6 18 (56.25%) WAN
6 18 (56.25%) DHCP
6 18 (56.25%) MCP
6 18 (56.25%) MCSE
6 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (56.25%) MCDST
7 14 (43.75%) SCCM
8 13 (40.63%) Citrix
9 12 (37.50%) ITIL
10 10 (31.25%) XenApp
11 4 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
12 3 (9.38%) Migration
13 2 (6.25%) Cisco
13 2 (6.25%) Firewall
14 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
14 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 1 (3.13%) WSUS
14 1 (3.13%) SCOM
14 1 (3.13%) Data Protection

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
2 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (78.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) TCP/IP
2 18 (56.25%) DHCP
2 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 18 (56.25%) LAN
2 18 (56.25%) WAN
3 4 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) IT Support
4 5 (15.63%) IT Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.13%) High Availability
3 1 (3.13%) Network Management
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) MCDST
1 18 (56.25%) MCP
1 18 (56.25%) MCSE
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco