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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 13.03% 15.00% 9.57%
As % of the System Software category 93.94% 66.67% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 3
Median daily rate £125 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £115 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £304
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £308 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.05 £14.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
33 54 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 13.87% 22.50% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 18
Median daily rate £125 £263 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% -32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £205 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £383 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.20 £14.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
York +2 23 £125 -58.33% 3
Northallerton -7 3 - - 1
Harrogate +1 2 - - 1
Middlesbrough - 2 £78 - 1
Selby 0 1 £150 -50.00% 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 38 (63.33%) Windows
2 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
4 21 (35.00%) SQL
5 19 (31.67%) Windows Server
6 17 (28.33%) VMware
6 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
7 16 (26.67%) ITIL
8 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (20.00%) SCCM
10 12 (20.00%) Skype for Business
10 12 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
10 12 (20.00%) Application Packaging
10 12 (20.00%) Social Network
10 12 (20.00%) CRM
10 12 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (16.67%) Citrix
11 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 8 (13.33%) SOA
13 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (13.33%) Clustering
13 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
13 8 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
3 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 8 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 12 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) DNS
2 6 (10.00%) SAN
3 5 (8.33%) DHCP
3 5 (8.33%) LAN
3 5 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
1 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Service Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Support
7 4 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Social Network
2 8 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) iPhone
4 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (63.33%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 12 (20.00%) CRM
3 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (13.33%) SOA
4 5 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (6.67%) Service Management
5 4 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.33%) Change Control
6 2 (3.33%) High Availability
6 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.33%) Security Management
6 2 (3.33%) Server Building
6 2 (3.33%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Data Privacy
7 1 (1.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) MCDST
2 2 (3.33%) MCITP
2 2 (3.33%) MCSE
2 2 (3.33%) MCTS
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (6.67%) Xen
5 2 (3.33%) MetaFrame
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.33%) vCloud
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (28.33%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) Citrix
4 6 (10.00%) NetApp
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.33%) Veeam
7 1 (1.67%) Apple
7 1 (1.67%) Intel