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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.75% 6.15% 4.27%
As % of the System Software category 60.61% 61.54% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £75 £154
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+366.66% -51.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £75 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £75 £211
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.49 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -37.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £12.49 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.49 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
33 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.79% 10.00% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Average daily rate £325 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £75 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £390 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.49 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -37.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £12.49 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.49 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) Windows 7
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (48.48%) Citrix
6 14 (42.42%) MS Office
6 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
7 13 (39.39%) Windows XP
8 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (33.33%) VMware
9 11 (33.33%) DNS
10 9 (27.27%) ITIL
11 8 (24.24%) SCCM
12 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (21.21%) MCP
12 7 (21.21%) DHCP
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (18.18%) Clustering
14 5 (15.15%) LAN
14 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
15 4 (12.12%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
15 4 (12.12%) WAN
15 4 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
15 4 (12.12%) Terminal Services

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Office
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) SMTP
5 3 (9.09%) SSL
5 3 (9.09%) FTP
5 3 (9.09%) HTTP
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MSI
1 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Service Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Desktop Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows 7
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (39.39%) Windows XP
5 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.03%) Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Workflow
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) MCP
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (12.12%) Terminal Services
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.06%) Firmware
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Citrix
3 11 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) TOWER Software
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) Lotus
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe
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