The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 58 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.90% 3.42% 3.47%
As % of the System Software category 46.40% 57.35% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 11
Average daily rate £120 £213 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £110 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £383 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £10.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £12.38 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Active Directory
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
125 68 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.41% 5.97% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 35 27
Average daily rate £383 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £114 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.38 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 116 (77.33%) Windows
2 69 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 64 (42.67%) VMware
4 62 (41.33%) Windows 7
5 43 (28.67%) MS Exchange
6 41 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (22.00%) Windows Server
9 30 (20.00%) MS Office
10 29 (19.33%) ITIL
11 22 (14.67%) MS Excel
11 22 (14.67%) DNS
12 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (12.67%) MCSA
13 19 (12.67%) Service Management
14 18 (12.00%) Telecoms
15 16 (10.67%) Migration
15 16 (10.67%) TCP/IP
15 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (10.00%) DHCP
16 15 (10.00%) Windows XP
16 15 (10.00%) Windows 8
17 14 (9.33%) Finance
17 14 (9.33%) Citrix
17 14 (9.33%) Hyper-V
18 13 (8.67%) SCCM
18 13 (8.67%) MCSE
18 13 (8.67%) SQL
18 13 (8.67%) Legal
19 11 (7.33%) Data Centre

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 43 (28.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (6.00%) IIS
3 8 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.33%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (20.00%) MS Office
2 22 (14.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Office 365
2 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.67%) DNS
2 16 (10.67%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.00%) DHCP
4 10 (6.67%) LAN
4 10 (6.67%) WAN
5 8 (5.33%) Firewall
6 6 (4.00%) VPN
7 5 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (3.33%) SAN
7 5 (3.33%) Wireless
8 4 (2.67%) Internet
8 4 (2.67%) VoIP
9 3 (2.00%) HSRP
9 3 (2.00%) IPv4
9 3 (2.00%) OSPF
9 3 (2.00%) VRRP
9 3 (2.00%) WLAN
10 2 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.33%) Intranet
11 1 (0.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) QlikView
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 18 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.33%) Finance
3 13 (8.67%) Legal
4 6 (4.00%) Banking
5 5 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.67%) Electronics
6 4 (2.67%) Marketing
7 3 (2.00%) Games
8 2 (1.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (32.00%) Analyst
2 40 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 39 (26.00%) Service Analyst
4 28 (18.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (15.33%) 1st Line Support
6 20 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
7 15 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 15 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 15 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 14 (9.33%) Support Engineer
9 13 (8.67%) Consultant
10 12 (8.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 9 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (5.33%) Help Desk Analyst
12 8 (5.33%) IT Engineer
13 7 (4.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 7 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
13 7 (4.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) Middleware
2 1 (0.67%) Web Services
2 1 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.67%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.67%) PKI
5 3 (2.00%) NHS
6 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.33%) Replication
6 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.67%) FMCG
7 1 (0.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.67%) Life Science
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 116 (77.33%) Windows
2 62 (41.33%) Windows 7
3 33 (22.00%) Windows Server
4 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 15 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.00%) Linux
7 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.33%) Windows Vista
9 5 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.00%) Android
10 3 (2.00%) SUSE
11 2 (1.33%) Unix
12 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.33%) ITIL
2 19 (12.67%) Service Management
3 16 (10.67%) Migration
4 9 (6.00%) Change Management
5 8 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (4.67%) Information Security
7 6 (4.00%) ITSM
7 6 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.67%) Change Control
9 4 (2.67%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (2.67%) Programme Management
9 4 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.00%) Application Packaging
10 3 (2.00%) Data Entry
10 3 (2.00%) Network Design
10 3 (2.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.67%) SQL
2 10 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (12.67%) MCSA
3 13 (8.67%) MCSE
4 9 (6.00%) MCITP
4 9 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.67%) MCDST
6 6 (4.00%) MOS
7 4 (2.67%) CCNA
7 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.00%) CCDP
8 3 (2.00%) CCIE
8 3 (2.00%) CCNP
8 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.33%) MCP
10 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.00%) vSphere
4 5 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.33%) Firmware
6 2 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.33%) NFS
6 2 (1.33%) vCloud
6 2 (1.33%) XenApp
7 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) SCCM
2 5 (3.33%) DameWare
3 3 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.00%) Opsview
3 3 (2.00%) Puppet
4 2 (1.33%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.67%) SCOM
5 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.67%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 69 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 64 (42.67%) VMware
3 14 (9.33%) Citrix
4 8 (5.33%) Cisco
4 8 (5.33%) EMC
5 7 (4.67%) HP
5 7 (4.67%) Oracle
6 4 (2.67%) Dell
6 4 (2.67%) F5
6 4 (2.67%) SAP
7 3 (2.00%) Meraki
7 3 (2.00%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.00%) RightScale
7 3 (2.00%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.67%) Juniper
9 1 (0.67%) Novell
9 1 (0.67%) Symantec
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