The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
England / Midlands
Rank - 24 17
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.14% 4.11%
As % of the System Software category - 28.57% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £500 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +102.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%

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

System Software Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.13% 4.00% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £450 £500 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +138.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) CRM Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Case Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Infor
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) SAP