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 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 38 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.16% 9.36% 6.73%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 51.61% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 3
Average daily rate
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£362 £193 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.05% -56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £130 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £308 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 11
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.94 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% -15.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.41 £9.25 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
57 62 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.24% 18.13% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 10
Average daily rate £335 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £198 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 11
Average hourly rate £13.98 £35.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.07% +129.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.71 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 October 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
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 October 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 -3 18 £160 -8.57% 1
Doncaster 0 6 £335 +26.41% 6
Rotherham - 5 £362 - 1
Barnsley +4 4 - - 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 53 (77.94%) Windows
2 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.71%) Windows XP
4 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (29.41%) ITIL
6 19 (27.94%) MS Office
6 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
7 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
8 16 (23.53%) VMware
8 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (22.06%) DNS
9 15 (22.06%) Cisco
10 13 (19.12%) HP
11 11 (16.18%) Citrix
11 11 (16.18%) LAN
11 11 (16.18%) WAN
11 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
12 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
12 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
12 10 (14.71%) NetApp
12 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
13 8 (11.76%) SCOM
13 8 (11.76%) vSphere
13 8 (11.76%) DHCP
13 8 (11.76%) Blackberry
13 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
14 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
14 7 (10.29%) SQL
14 7 (10.29%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.82%) JBoss
4 6 (8.82%) Apache
4 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.41%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 3 (4.41%) Lync
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) Quickr
6 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) MS Office
2 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) DNS
2 11 (16.18%) LAN
2 11 (16.18%) WAN
3 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.76%) DHCP
5 6 (8.82%) Internet
6 3 (4.41%) Wireless
6 3 (4.41%) VoIP
6 3 (4.41%) VPN
7 2 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (2.94%) Intranet
7 2 (2.94%) HTTP
7 2 (2.94%) SNMP
7 2 (2.94%) LDAP
7 2 (2.94%) VLAN
8 1 (1.47%) Firewall
8 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.47%) SAN
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.94%) Hudson
1 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.41%) German Language
3 2 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (2.94%) Cantonese Language
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Support Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (11.76%) Administrator
3 8 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (11.76%) Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Deskside Support
5 5 (7.35%) IT Support
6 4 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.41%) Server Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.82%) NHS
3 5 (7.35%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.94%) FMCG
4 2 (2.94%) iSeries
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (77.94%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Windows XP
3 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
5 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.82%) Windows 2000
8 5 (7.35%) Windows Vista
8 5 (7.35%) Solaris
9 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.41%) Linux
11 2 (2.94%) Android
11 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.47%) UNIX
12 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.88%) BCP
4 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.41%) Validation
5 3 (4.41%) Migration
5 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.41%) WFM
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.94%) Logistics
6 2 (2.94%) Network Design
6 2 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.41%) C
4 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.94%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.41%) MCP
4 3 (4.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) vSphere
2 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.35%) XenApp
4 4 (5.88%) vCloud
5 3 (4.41%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.41%) MetaFrame
5 3 (4.41%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.41%) XenServer
6 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.94%) qmail
6 2 (2.94%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.94%) Xen
7 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) SCOM
2 6 (8.82%) SCCM
3 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (5.88%) Puppet
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (5.88%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.88%) EMC Navisphere
5 3 (4.41%) WSUS
5 3 (4.41%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.47%) OVSD
6 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.53%) VMware
3 15 (22.06%) Cisco
4 13 (19.12%) HP
5 11 (16.18%) Citrix
6 10 (14.71%) NetApp
7 6 (8.82%) Symantec
8 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.35%) EMC
8 5 (7.35%) IBM
9 4 (5.88%) McAfee
9 4 (5.88%) Oracle
10 3 (4.41%) Remedy
10 3 (4.41%) Lotus
10 3 (4.41%) CA
10 3 (4.41%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.94%) Dell
12 1 (1.47%) Mitel
12 1 (1.47%) Apple
12 1 (1.47%) Compaq
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Rate: £9.3 - £11.35 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £11.33 - £13.71 per hour + negotiable
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