The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 12 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.98% 4.69% 3.92%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £149 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.45% -33.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £258 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.50% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.45 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.70 £16.05 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Active Directory
Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.14% 14.06% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 11
Average daily rate £275 £275 £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £375 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (33.33%) MS Office
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
9 4 (19.05%) DHCP
9 4 (19.05%) Clustering
10 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
10 3 (14.29%) SCCM
10 3 (14.29%) VMware
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
11 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
11 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (9.52%) DFS Replication
11 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (9.52%) High Availability
11 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
11 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) FTP
3 2 (9.52%) HTTP
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) SMTP
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) DMZ
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.76%) Linux
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) High Availability
1 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
1 2 (9.52%) Migration
1 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (9.52%) Workflow
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
1 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) Time Management
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) DFS Replication
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (4.76%) TOWER Software
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