The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Active Directory Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Consultant
Rank 104 108 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.060% 0.052% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.055% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £313 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £344 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Active Directory Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1569 1808 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.12% 93.92% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 1019 851
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 70 67
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Active Directory Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Active Directory Consultant in the job title.

Active Directory Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Active Directory Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory Consultant across the Manchester region.

Active Directory Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Active Directory Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Active Directory Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Active Directory Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) NDS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Shibboleth
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) PHP

Active Directory Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) NDS
2 1 (33.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (33.33%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetIQ
1 1 (33.33%) Novell
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat