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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 16 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.93% 5.93% 9.38%
As % of the System Software category 27.59% 52.73% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 15
Average daily rate £353 £288 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £136 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £440 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £10.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £19.80 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
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
58 55 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.62% 11.25% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 28
Average daily rate £475 £388 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £428 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 13
Average hourly rate £21.25 £10.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% -58.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £9.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 30 April 2016.

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
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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sheffield -34 7 £108 -61.77% 2
Doncaster +10 6 £430 +4.24% 1
Rotherham +6 2 - -
Barnsley - 1 - -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
4 16 (34.78%) ITIL
5 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
7 12 (26.09%) MS Office
7 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
8 11 (23.91%) VMware
8 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
9 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
9 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
9 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
9 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (15.22%) HP
10 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
11 6 (13.04%) Project Management
11 6 (13.04%) Windows 2000
12 5 (10.87%) SQL
12 5 (10.87%) DNS
12 5 (10.87%) SLA
12 5 (10.87%) Cisco
12 5 (10.87%) DHCP
12 5 (10.87%) Peregrine
12 5 (10.87%) Remedy
12 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
12 5 (10.87%) ITSM
12 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (10.87%) Windows Vista

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) FileNet
5 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) nginx
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.09%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) Acrobat
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) DHCP
1 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 4 (8.70%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) WebEx
4 2 (4.35%) DMZ
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.70%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) IT Technician
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) IT Support
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) CSS
1 2 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) PDA
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) DataPower
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
7 6 (13.04%) Windows 2000
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Vista
9 3 (6.52%) Linux
9 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.52%) Unix
10 1 (2.17%) AIX
10 1 (2.17%) Debian
10 1 (2.17%) SUSE
10 1 (2.17%) VMS
10 1 (2.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) High Availability
4 5 (10.87%) ITSM
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.35%) Server Building
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Process Management
7 1 (2.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) Perl
3 3 (6.52%) Jython
3 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) DFS Replication
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
2 2 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (6.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Puppet
4 2 (4.35%) SCOM
4 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.17%) SCSM
5 1 (2.17%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) HP
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) Peregrine
4 5 (10.87%) Remedy
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Dell
6 3 (6.52%) Adobe
6 3 (6.52%) Bomgar
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) CA
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.17%) Spiceworks
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £9 - £12 Per Hour
Posted: 16 hours ago