The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.47% 5.20% 11.31%
As % of the System Software category 50.98% 37.50% 88.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £180 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -39.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £126 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £356 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 11
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.00 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £26.50 £22.00
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 South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.74% 13.87% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 16
Average daily rate £400 £281 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 11
Average hourly rate £10.50 £25.00 £12.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +105.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.24 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £35.00 £21.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 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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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
Sheffield +6 18 £338 - 8
Doncaster -5 4 £413 +42.24% 1
Rotherham -3 3 - -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 41 (85.42%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 17 (35.42%) MS Office
5 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 13 (27.08%) VMware
8 11 (22.92%) Citrix
9 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 9 (18.75%) ITIL
11 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 8 (16.67%) DNS
11 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (14.58%) LAN
12 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (12.50%) UNIX
13 6 (12.50%) Internet
14 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
14 5 (10.42%) Cisco
14 5 (10.42%) HP
14 5 (10.42%) WAN
14 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
14 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (8.33%) Migration
15 4 (8.33%) DHCP
15 4 (8.33%) Linux
15 4 (8.33%) SLA
16 3 (6.25%) CCNA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Quickr
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Office
2 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (16.67%) DNS
2 7 (14.58%) LAN
3 6 (12.50%) Internet
4 5 (10.42%) WAN
5 4 (8.33%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 3 (6.25%) LDAP
7 2 (4.17%) Firewall
7 2 (4.17%) ADSL
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.08%) Intranet
8 1 (2.08%) VoIP
8 1 (2.08%) SNMP
8 1 (2.08%) Wireless
8 1 (2.08%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Support
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) J2EE
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 41 (85.42%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.50%) UNIX
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.33%) Linux
9 3 (6.25%) AIX
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.08%) Project Management
5 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.08%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.08%) Network Design
5 1 (2.08%) Logistics
5 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.08%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.08%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) Java
1 3 (6.25%) Perl
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
1 3 (6.25%) Jython
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) PHP
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) CCNA
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) MCSE
2 2 (4.17%) MCSA
2 2 (4.17%) CCA
2 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) UAG
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) WSUS
2 2 (4.17%) OpenView
3 1 (2.08%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.08%) OVSD
3 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Citrix
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) NetApp
5 3 (6.25%) Remedy
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) CA
7 1 (2.08%) CommVault
7 1 (2.08%) Peregrine
7 1 (2.08%) Lotus
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee
7 1 (2.08%) Altiris
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