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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 24 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.04% 4.86% 10.68%
As % of the System Software category 45.00% 51.52% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Median daily rate £260 £244 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £125 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £418 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £299 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.02% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £19.85 £12.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.80% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
20 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.76% 9.43% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 11
Median daily rate £350 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £244 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 8
Median hourly rate £19.85 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.80% -7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -2 7 £260 +6.66% 6
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (36.00%) Internet
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (32.00%) MS Office
6 8 (32.00%) Windows 8
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) Citrix
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (20.00%) XenApp
9 5 (20.00%) Firewall
10 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
10 4 (16.00%) DNS
10 4 (16.00%) DHCP
11 3 (12.00%) Linux
11 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (12.00%) Migration
11 3 (12.00%) SCCM
12 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
12 2 (8.00%) SonicWALL
12 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
12 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) SAS
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) DSL
4 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) MPLS
4 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (8.00%) VRRP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.00%) VLAN
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) HBase
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Packager
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.00%) Solaris
9 1 (4.00%) Unix
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (4.00%) ERP
3 1 (4.00%) Information Security
3 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) ITSM
3 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (4.00%) Server Building
3 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CFCE
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) EnCE
1 1 (4.00%) GCFA
1 1 (4.00%) GCFE
1 1 (4.00%) GIAC
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.00%) HDFS
3 1 (4.00%) vCloud
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) vMotion
3 1 (4.00%) EnCase
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Dell
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) NETGEAR
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Rapid7
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk
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