The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 19 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 7.60% 10.33% 8.79%
As % of the System Software category 43.18% 45.45% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £219 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +98.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £18.00 £20.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 55 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.60% 22.73% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 9
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £10.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £31.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -5 6 £245 -30.98% 7
Harrogate -1 2 - - 3
Skipton - 1 - -
Knaresborough - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Scarborough - - - -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (51.28%) VMware
4 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
5 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
7 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (23.08%) .NET
8 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
8 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
8 8 (20.51%) Terminal Services
8 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
8 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (17.95%) ITIL
9 7 (17.95%) MS Office
10 6 (15.38%) LAN
11 5 (12.82%) SAN
11 5 (12.82%) SCCM
11 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.26%) SQL
12 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
12 4 (10.26%) Migration
12 4 (10.26%) Firewall
13 3 (7.69%) Mitel
13 3 (7.69%) VB
13 3 (7.69%) WAN
13 3 (7.69%) NHS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) SAN
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) WAN
4 3 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) FileMaker
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Support Technician
2 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Wintel Support
3 5 (12.82%) IT Support
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) IT Technician
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
5 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
6 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Migration
3 1 (2.56%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Terminal Services
1 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) VMware
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Mitel
4 2 (5.13%) Sophos
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) Veeam