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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 30 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.55% 10.16% 9.57%
As % of the System Software category 88.24% 64.58% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 9
Average daily rate
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£120 £190 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -58.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £115 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £303 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 10
Average hourly rate £13.98 £21.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.80 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £25.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.83% 15.74% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 17
Average daily rate £278 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £145 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £14.25 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £25.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Active Directory
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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 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 -2 15 £195 -8.23% 10
Doncaster -3 4 - - 2
Barnsley +7 1 - - 1
Rotherham - 1 £120 - 3
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.00%) Windows XP
4 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
7 13 (26.00%) ITIL
8 11 (22.00%) MS Office
9 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (16.00%) Citrix
10 8 (16.00%) HP
10 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (16.00%) LAN
10 8 (16.00%) WAN
10 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
11 7 (14.00%) Windows Vista
11 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
11 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (14.00%) Windows 2000
12 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (12.00%) Internet
12 6 (12.00%) Migration
13 5 (10.00%) Validation
13 5 (10.00%) VMware
13 5 (10.00%) SCCM
13 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
13 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
13 5 (10.00%) NHS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.00%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.00%) Quickr
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Office
2 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
1 8 (16.00%) WAN
2 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 3 (6.00%) LDAP
4 2 (4.00%) VoIP
4 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) 3G
4 2 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (4.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.00%) Intranet
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) SNMP
5 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Hudson
1 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (4.00%) Cantonese Language
2 2 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (16.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Deskside Support
8 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) IT Support
8 3 (6.00%) Build Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support
9 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.00%) iSeries
2 1 (2.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows XP
3 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Vista
6 7 (14.00%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.00%) Windows NT
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.00%) Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (12.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) Validation
4 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) WFM
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Service Management
8 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.00%) Data Management
8 1 (2.00%) Network Design
8 1 (2.00%) Logistics
8 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C
2 3 (6.00%) Java
2 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.00%) XenServer
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
2 2 (4.00%) XenApp
2 2 (4.00%) qmail
2 2 (4.00%) Xen
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) Unicenter
3 2 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Citrix
2 8 (16.00%) HP
3 5 (10.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (4.00%) JBoss
5 2 (4.00%) Lotus
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Compaq
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) Veeam
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