The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 41 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 11 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.68% 5.26% 7.72%
As % of the System Software category 61.11% 46.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 9
Median daily rate £425 £310 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.67 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.64% -14.68%
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 Coventry region.

System Software Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
18 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.38% 11.32% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 14
Median daily rate £400 £300 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.67 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.64% -14.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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

1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 9 (30.00%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) MS Office
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.00%) DevOps
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 5 (16.67%) Office 365
10 5 (16.67%) Advertising
10 5 (16.67%) C#
11 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
11 4 (13.33%) .NET
11 4 (13.33%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.33%) Citrix
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
12 3 (10.00%) Skype
12 3 (10.00%) Mimecast

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Office 365
3 3 (10.00%) Mimecast
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Skype
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Database Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (6.67%) OAuth
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) SAML
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) WCF
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) XSD
2 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Unix
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) API Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.67%) Data Transformation
4 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
4 2 (6.67%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (6.67%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) OO
4 2 (6.67%) OOD
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Service Design
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (3.33%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C
6 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) CCA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.33%) GCIH
2 1 (3.33%) GIAC
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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