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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 13 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.08% 8.44% 5.93%
As % of the System Software category 65.00% 54.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £270 £75
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +260.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Median hourly rate £12.49 £13.00 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +4.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -1.06%
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
20 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.81% 15.56% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 7
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Median hourly rate £12.49 £13.00 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +4.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (20.00%) WAN
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (16.67%) Intranet
6 5 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (13.33%) Citrix
7 4 (13.33%) NHS
7 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
7 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (13.33%) Office 365
7 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
8 3 (10.00%) iPad
8 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (10.00%) Finance
9 2 (6.67%) Handset
9 2 (6.67%) Firewall
9 2 (6.67%) Wireless
9 2 (6.67%) Local Government

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (20.00%) WAN
2 5 (16.67%) Intranet
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) NAS
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) GIS
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Local Government
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (23.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) Handset
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (3.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (3.33%) Information Security
2 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCDST
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) CFCE
3 1 (3.33%) EnCE
3 1 (3.33%) GCFA
3 1 (3.33%) GCFE
3 1 (3.33%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) EnCase
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Rapid7
5 1 (3.33%) Splunk
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £11.30 - £13.68 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago