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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 22 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.96% 8.86% 5.05%
As % of the System Software category 70.37% 80.85% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 8
Median daily rate £170 £325 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.69% +33.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £137 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £460 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -11.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +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 Cardiff region.

System Software Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
27 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.46% 10.96% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 12
Median daily rate £170 £219 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £139 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -11.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 19 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows 7
3 16 (36.36%) Citrix
4 14 (31.82%) VMware
4 14 (31.82%) MS Office
4 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.45%) ITIL
8 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco
9 6 (13.64%) HP
9 6 (13.64%) Office 365
10 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (11.36%) CCNA
10 5 (11.36%) Firewall
11 4 (9.09%) Internet
11 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
11 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (9.09%) Migration
11 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 4 (9.09%) SAN
11 4 (9.09%) Apple
11 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
11 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 4 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (6.82%) SC 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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) Wireless
4 2 (4.55%) ADSL
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 2 (4.55%) Extranet
4 2 (4.55%) Intranet
4 2 (4.55%) LAN
4 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) IPv6
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Service Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.55%) iPhone
1 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.27%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows 7
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.55%) Android
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 4 (9.09%) Migration
3 3 (6.82%) Information Security
3 3 (6.82%) Service Management
4 2 (4.55%) CRM
4 2 (4.55%) ITSM
4 2 (4.55%) Project Governance
4 2 (4.55%) Project Management
4 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.55%) Time Management
4 2 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (2.27%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) CCNA
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Citrix
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Apple
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp
6 3 (6.82%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
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