The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bradford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.85% 3.16% 5.08%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 33.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£255 £200 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.02 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.06% 9.47% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £353 £250 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.02 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Active Directory
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Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Remedy
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (8.33%) IIS
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (8.33%) French Language
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (8.33%) SCCM
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) XenApp
7 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (8.33%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix