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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.15% 9.93% 5.18%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 48.39% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Median daily rate £413 £200 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £150 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
18 62 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.29% 20.53% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 9
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £15.00 £79.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (23.33%) NHS
5 7 (23.33%) Internet
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
6 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (20.00%) Driving Licence
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (16.67%) MS Office
8 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.33%) WAN
8 4 (13.33%) GIS
8 4 (13.33%) Intranet
8 4 (13.33%) GCFA
8 4 (13.33%) Information Security
8 4 (13.33%) GIAC
8 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
8 4 (13.33%) Splunk
8 4 (13.33%) ArcSight
8 4 (13.33%) CFCE
8 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 4 (13.33%) Computer Science

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 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) Intranet
3 4 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (10.00%) NAS
4 3 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) DSL
5 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.67%) MPLS
5 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (6.67%) VRRP
6 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) HBase
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) NHS
2 6 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Digital Forensics
1 4 (13.33%) Information Security
1 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (6.67%) CRM
2 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (6.67%) Migration
2 2 (6.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (3.33%) ERP
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) ITSM
3 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (3.33%) Server Building
3 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) CFCE
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) EnCE
1 4 (13.33%) GCFA
1 4 (13.33%) GCFE
1 4 (13.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.33%) HDFS
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) EnCase
2 2 (6.67%) vMotion
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) ArcSight
3 4 (13.33%) Rapid7
3 4 (13.33%) Splunk
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) NETGEAR
4 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco