The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 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 Huddersfield 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 11.11% 6.90% 31.82%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
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- - £184
UK excluding London average daily rate £267 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 16.67% 6.90% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £184
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.30
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 Huddersfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Huddersfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Active Directory
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware