The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South Yorkshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.59% 10.34% 12.35%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 80.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 13
Average daily rate £180 £298 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.49% +26.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £570 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 9
Average hourly rate £13.86 £12.18 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £21.28 £21.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 45 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.97% 12.93% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 32
Average daily rate £325 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 10
Average hourly rate £20.75 £12.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.91% -36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.55 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -18 6 - - 4
Doncaster -1 5 £290 +6.51%
Rotherham - 1 - -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 48 (84.21%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows XP
3 25 (43.86%) ITIL
3 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
3 25 (43.86%) Windows 7
4 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (24.56%) VMware
7 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 10 (17.54%) MS Office
9 9 (15.79%) SCCM
9 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 9 (15.79%) LAN
10 8 (14.04%) NHS
10 8 (14.04%) WAN
10 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
11 7 (12.28%) vSphere
11 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (10.53%) SQL
13 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
13 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000
13 5 (8.77%) MCSE
13 5 (8.77%) HP
13 5 (8.77%) Citrix
13 5 (8.77%) SCOM
13 5 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
14 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
4 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Office
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) LAN
2 8 (14.04%) WAN
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) Wireless
4 3 (5.26%) Internet
4 3 (5.26%) VPN
4 3 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (3.51%) VoIP
5 2 (3.51%) 3G
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
5 2 (3.51%) SAN
6 1 (1.75%) PABX
6 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.75%) POP3
6 1 (1.75%) SMTP
6 1 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (5.26%) French Language
2 2 (3.51%) Back Office
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (17.54%) Help Desk Support
4 9 (15.79%) Desktop Support
4 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Deskside Support
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.51%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) NHS
2 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (84.21%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows XP
3 25 (43.86%) Windows 7
4 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.75%) VMS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) ITIL
2 3 (5.26%) Migration
2 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (3.51%) Validation
3 2 (3.51%) Data Management
3 2 (3.51%) Service Management
4 1 (1.75%) Change Management
4 1 (1.75%) Information Security
4 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.75%) B2B
4 1 (1.75%) B2C
4 1 (1.75%) Project Management
4 1 (1.75%) Business Development
4 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (1.75%) Software Distribution
4 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.77%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) QA
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.28%) vSphere
4 2 (3.51%) UAG
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) HP
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Dell
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee
5 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £125.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Barnsley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13.00 - £13.70 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago