The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.15% 7.06% 4.83%
As % of the System Software category 63.41% 63.83% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 8
Median daily rate £288 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £131 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £350 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £11.17 £14.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.96% +26.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.79 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -1.41%
Active Directory
South Wales

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

System Software Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.85% 11.06% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 13
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £170 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £11.17 £14.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.96% +26.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
4 13 (28.89%) Citrix
5 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.67%) ITIL
5 12 (26.67%) MS Office
5 12 (26.67%) VMware
6 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.33%) ITSM
7 6 (13.33%) SCCM
7 6 (13.33%) Office 365
8 5 (11.11%) Firewall
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco
8 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
9 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
9 4 (8.89%) SAP
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.89%) Service Management
9 4 (8.89%) Statistics
9 4 (8.89%) Migration
10 3 (6.67%) Information Security
10 3 (6.67%) XenApp
10 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Office
2 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) Extranet
3 2 (4.44%) Intranet
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.22%) Skype
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Service Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Support Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Desktop Support
5 8 (17.78%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Rollout Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Server Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Statistics
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.33%) ITSM
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) Service Management
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Project Governance
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.44%) Web Development
7 1 (2.22%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.22%) SDLC
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
1 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) NFS
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Citrix
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) SAP
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (4.44%) Apple
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Altiris
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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