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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.81% 6.22% 4.24%
As % of the System Software category 59.26% 80.00% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate £425 £163 £85
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% +91.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.91 £11.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.05 £103.70 £16.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
27 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.49% 7.77% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 9
Average daily rate £425 £163 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £106 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £305 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.91 £11.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.05 £103.70 £16.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (76.19%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 10 (23.81%) Windows XP
7 9 (21.43%) Citrix
7 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (19.05%) Lync
8 8 (19.05%) Office 365
8 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
8 8 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (19.05%) ITIL
8 8 (19.05%) WAN
9 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (14.29%) Windows Vista
11 5 (11.90%) SCCM
11 5 (11.90%) Cisco
11 5 (11.90%) MS Office
11 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
11 5 (11.90%) Migration
12 4 (9.52%) Legal
12 4 (9.52%) LAN
12 4 (9.52%) CCNP
12 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (9.52%) Intranet
12 4 (9.52%) Blackberry

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Lync
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
1 8 (19.05%) WAN
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) Intranet
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (7.14%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) Internet
4 3 (7.14%) VoIP
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) Wireless
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.52%) Legal
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Local Government
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) IT Support
9 3 (7.14%) Administrator
9 3 (7.14%) Consultant
9 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) IT Administrator
9 3 (7.14%) Network Consultant
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (23.81%) Windows XP
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
7 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Migration
3 3 (7.14%) Network Design
4 2 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (2.38%) Document Management
5 1 (2.38%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) CCNP
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) CCIE
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) MCDST
4 2 (4.76%) MCITP
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) CCEA
5 1 (2.38%) CCEE
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) XenApp
2 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Citrix
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) Juniper
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) HP
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.08 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago