The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 33 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.00% 6.78% 3.26%
As % of the System Software category 68.75% 44.26% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £208 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.67% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £171 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £329 £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 61 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.55% 15.33% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 9
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Merseyside region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 23 £413 +98.79% 7
Wirral +1 2 £260 -
Bootle -2 1 £350 -
Birkenhead - 1 £350 - 2
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 42 (95.45%) Windows
2 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 11 (25.00%) DNS
6 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.45%) Internet
8 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (15.91%) DHCP
9 7 (15.91%) ITIL
9 7 (15.91%) NHS
9 7 (15.91%) Firewall
9 7 (15.91%) Migration
9 7 (15.91%) VMware
10 6 (13.64%) Linux
10 6 (13.64%) IIS
10 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
10 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.64%) Driving Licence
11 5 (11.36%) .NET
11 5 (11.36%) Java
11 5 (11.36%) PHP
11 5 (11.36%) SAN
11 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
11 5 (11.36%) SCCM
12 4 (9.09%) EnCE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.64%) IIS
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.09%) Apache
4 4 (9.09%) JBoss
4 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) SAS
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) DNS
2 9 (20.45%) Internet
3 7 (15.91%) DHCP
3 7 (15.91%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) SAN
5 4 (9.09%) Intranet
5 4 (9.09%) NAS
5 4 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (9.09%) SSL
5 4 (9.09%) tcpdump
5 4 (9.09%) WAN
5 4 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.55%) DSL
6 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.55%) MPLS
6 2 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.55%) VRRP
7 1 (2.27%) DMZ
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) GIS
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.27%) HBase
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.27%) Law
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Service Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Field Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) IT Support
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
1 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (9.09%) JSP
2 4 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (2.27%) SAML
3 1 (2.27%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) NHS
2 6 (13.64%) Driving Licence
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (9.09%) PMI
4 3 (6.82%) Clustering
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.27%) EPoS
6 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (95.45%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) ITIL
1 7 (15.91%) Migration
2 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 4 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (9.09%) Information Security
2 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 4 (9.09%) Project Management
2 4 (9.09%) Security Management
2 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.55%) CRM
3 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 2 (4.55%) Security Patching
3 2 (4.55%) Software Licensing
4 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.27%) ERP
4 1 (2.27%) Kanban
4 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Java
1 5 (11.36%) PHP
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CFCE
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) EnCE
2 4 (9.09%) GCFA
2 4 (9.09%) GCFE
2 4 (9.09%) GIAC
2 4 (9.09%) MCITP
2 4 (9.09%) MCTS
2 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 4 (9.09%) UAG
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) HDFS
3 1 (2.27%) vCloud
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) EnCase
2 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.55%) vMotion
5 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (2.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 4 (9.09%) Brocade
3 4 (9.09%) HP
3 4 (9.09%) Rapid7
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) Splunk
4 3 (6.82%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) NETGEAR
5 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
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