The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 47 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 9 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.02% 6.39% 7.51%
As % of the System Software category 21.95% 58.82% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £113 £281 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £268
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Active Directory
South 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 Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.21% 10.86% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 20
Median daily rate £525 £350 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +32.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £465 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 11 (40.74%) ITIL
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) MS Office
6 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
7 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
8 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
8 7 (25.93%) HP
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 2000
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 6 (22.22%) ITSM
10 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Vista
10 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (18.52%) High Availability
10 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (14.81%) Peregrine
11 4 (14.81%) VPN
11 4 (14.81%) Service Management
11 4 (14.81%) LDAP
11 4 (14.81%) Remedy
11 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
11 4 (14.81%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) Perl
11 4 (14.81%) Remedy ITSM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
4 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (7.41%) Apache
5 2 (7.41%) FileNet
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) JBoss
6 1 (3.70%) nginx
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) Acrobat
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (11.11%) MS Project
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LDAP
1 4 (14.81%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (11.11%) WebEx
3 2 (7.41%) DMZ
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Service Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.11%) PDA
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Handset
4 1 (3.70%) DataPower
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Vista
7 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (11.11%) Unix
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.70%) AIX
8 1 (3.70%) Debian
8 1 (3.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
3 6 (22.22%) ITSM
4 5 (18.52%) High Availability
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
6 2 (7.41%) Server Building
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) Jython
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Peregrine
4 4 (14.81%) Remedy
5 3 (11.11%) Adobe
5 3 (11.11%) Bomgar
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £9 - £12 Per Hour
Posted: 3 days ago