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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.49% 6.99% 8.89%
As % of the System Software category 79.41% 60.53% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 14
Median daily rate £340 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £398 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £17.72 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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
34 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.17% 11.55% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 22
Median daily rate £325 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.60 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £20.15 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) Windows Server
4 20 (42.55%) SQL
4 20 (42.55%) .NET
5 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
6 18 (38.30%) SharePoint
7 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
9 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
10 13 (27.66%) SCOM
10 13 (27.66%) Office 365
11 12 (25.53%) DevOps
11 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
12 11 (23.40%) CRM
12 11 (23.40%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
13 10 (21.28%) VMware
14 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
14 9 (19.15%) XML
14 9 (19.15%) MS Office
14 9 (19.15%) Citrix
14 9 (19.15%) FxCop
14 9 (19.15%) StyleCop
14 9 (19.15%) Puppet
14 9 (19.15%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (19.15%) High Availability

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 18 (38.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.15%) NServiceBus
3 6 (12.77%) Skype for Business
4 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.15%) MS Office
3 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (27.66%) Office 365
3 9 (19.15%) IaaS
4 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Network Security
2 5 (10.64%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) DHCP
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.38%) Internet
4 3 (6.38%) Intranet
4 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.13%) DSL
5 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.15%) FxCop
3 9 (19.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (19.15%) StyleCop
4 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (4.26%) Advertising
1 2 (4.26%) Back Office
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Service Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) XML
3 7 (14.89%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) WCF
4 5 (10.64%) XSD
4 5 (10.64%) XSLT
5 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.38%) RESTful
5 3 (6.38%) SOAP
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.26%) COM
6 2 (4.26%) REST
7 1 (2.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Data Conversion
2 3 (6.38%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows Server
3 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
2 12 (25.53%) DevOps
3 11 (23.40%) CRM
4 9 (19.15%) Application Packaging
4 9 (19.15%) High Availability
4 9 (19.15%) Microservices
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) ETL
6 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.51%) Data Management
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.51%) Data Transformation
6 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) API Integration
7 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Validation
8 2 (4.26%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) C
4 3 (6.38%) XAML
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) XenApp
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) SCOM
2 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (19.15%) Puppet
3 4 (8.51%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (8.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.38%) SCCM
4 3 (6.38%) WSUS
5 1 (2.13%) Simpana
5 1 (2.13%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 9 (19.15%) Citrix
3 9 (19.15%) SaltStack
4 4 (8.51%) HP
4 4 (8.51%) Symantec
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) Sophos
6 2 (4.26%) Infor
6 2 (4.26%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.26%) Kaseya
6 2 (4.26%) Lotus
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Sage
6 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) CommVault
7 1 (2.13%) Finjan
7 1 (2.13%) NetApp
Coventry
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day
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