The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South Yorkshire / Barnsley
Rank 2 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 20.00% 9.09% 25.00%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £155
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £18.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 - £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

System Software Category
Barnsley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 30.00% 54.55% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £325 £415 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +137.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £18.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 - £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Barnsley region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Barnsley

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Barnsley

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Barnsley

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Barnsley

Active Directory
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

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

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft