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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 15 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.52% 8.05% 5.42%
As % of the System Software category 93.75% 50.00% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Average daily rate
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£219 £211 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -6.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -22.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.45 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.30 £16.05 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.87 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -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
16 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.09% 16.11% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 8
Average daily rate £275 £213 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (28.00%) MS Office
6 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (24.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000
7 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (20.00%) SCCM
8 4 (16.00%) DHCP
8 4 (16.00%) Clustering
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (8.00%) Time Management
10 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
10 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (8.00%) DFS Replication
10 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
10 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (8.00%) High Availability
10 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) FTP
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) DMZ
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) SMTP
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (8.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (8.00%) Workflow
1 2 (8.00%) Migration
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL
1 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (8.00%) Time Management
1 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (8.00%) High Availability
1 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) DFS Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Dell
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) TOWER Software
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Veeam
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