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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 24 26 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.58% 6.88% 11.83%
As % of the System Software category 68.57% 40.63% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Average daily rate
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£310 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £224 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 17
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.53 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.39% +12.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £26.05 £22.40
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
35 64 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.14% 16.93% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 21
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £314 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.82% +0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 17
Average hourly rate £10.50 £15.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.14% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £35.00 £22.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +5 16 £450 - 5
Rotherham -2 3 - -
Doncaster -9 2 £370 +27.58% 5
Barnsley +2 1 £135 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (87.23%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
3 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
4 17 (36.17%) MS Office
5 14 (29.79%) Windows XP
5 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
5 14 (29.79%) VMware
6 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (23.40%) ITIL
8 10 (21.28%) DNS
8 10 (21.28%) Citrix
9 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
10 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (12.77%) LAN
11 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
11 6 (12.77%) UNIX
11 6 (12.77%) SQL
11 6 (12.77%) Cisco
11 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (10.64%) WAN
12 5 (10.64%) DHCP
12 5 (10.64%) vSphere
13 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
13 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
13 4 (8.51%) Linux
13 4 (8.51%) NetApp
13 4 (8.51%) Internet
14 3 (6.38%) Red Hat

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (4.26%) Quickr
4 2 (4.26%) Lync
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) MS Office
2 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) DNS
2 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.77%) LAN
3 5 (10.64%) WAN
3 5 (10.64%) DHCP
4 4 (8.51%) Internet
5 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.38%) LDAP
6 2 (4.26%) VoIP
6 2 (4.26%) SNMP
6 2 (4.26%) Intranet
7 1 (2.13%) SAN
7 1 (2.13%) Firewall
7 1 (2.13%) Wireless
7 1 (2.13%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (19.15%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix Support
5 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) iSeries
2 2 (4.26%) NHS
2 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.79%) Windows XP
4 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.77%) UNIX
8 4 (8.51%) Linux
9 3 (6.38%) AIX
9 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
10 2 (4.26%) Solaris
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 2 (4.26%) BCP
2 2 (4.26%) Project Management
2 2 (4.26%) Network Design
2 2 (4.26%) Logistics
2 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
2 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.26%) Migration
3 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (2.13%) Software Distribution
3 1 (2.13%) Service Management
3 1 (2.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) Perl
2 3 (6.38%) Jython
3 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) CCNA
1 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) CCA
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) vSphere
3 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.26%) UAG
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) WSUS
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) EMC Navisphere
2 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.26%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.13%) OpenView
3 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) OVSD
3 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) VMware
3 10 (21.28%) Citrix
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) NetApp
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.26%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) Remedy
7 2 (4.26%) McAfee
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) EMC
7 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 2 (4.26%) Lotus
8 1 (2.13%) CommVault
8 1 (2.13%) Altiris
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