The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 12 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.43% 2.22% 4.68%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 66.67% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £463 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +27.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £302 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.48 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%

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

System Software Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 8.57% 3.33% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £388 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £515 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £50.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +380.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford 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 Bradford

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) SCCM
4 6 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (16.67%) SCOM
7 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (16.67%) Avaya
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Brocade
8 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
8 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) NHS
8 2 (11.11%) Genesys
8 2 (11.11%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Skype
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) German Language
1 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (16.67%) Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCDP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Avaya
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Brocade
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Genesys
3 2 (11.11%) Verint
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas