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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.30% 7.16% 10.71%
As % of the System Software category 42.19% 53.33% 65.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 19
Median daily rate £288 £294 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +46.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £120 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £423 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 10
Median hourly rate £18.50 £10.50 £13.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.19% -24.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.89 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £13.30 £26.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -1.06%
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
64 60 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.57% 13.42% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 32
Median daily rate £525 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £140 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.09 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £13.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 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
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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -25 16 £353 +25.33% 5
Doncaster +11 5 £430 +4.24% 2
Rotherham +4 4 £300 - 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (33.33%) VMware
5 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
6 13 (28.89%) ITIL
7 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
8 8 (17.78%) SCCM
8 8 (17.78%) MS Office
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (15.56%) Cisco
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
10 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.33%) DNS
10 6 (13.33%) DHCP
11 5 (11.11%) HP
11 5 (11.11%) Citrix
11 5 (11.11%) Finance
11 5 (11.11%) Migration
11 5 (11.11%) Remedy
11 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
11 5 (11.11%) High Availability
11 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) FileNet
5 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) JBoss
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) Acrobat
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DHCP
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) LDAP
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (4.44%) DMZ
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
4 2 (4.44%) HTTP
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.44%) WebEx
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (15.56%) Service Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Handset
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) PDA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) DataPower
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.89%) Linux
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.67%) Unix
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.22%) AIX
9 1 (2.22%) Debian
9 1 (2.22%) SUSE
9 1 (2.22%) VMS
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.11%) High Availability
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) ITSM
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) Business Transformation
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Security Patching
5 2 (4.44%) Server Building
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.22%) Process Management
6 1 (2.22%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) Jython
3 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) DFS Replication
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
2 2 (4.44%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.44%) SCOM
3 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.44%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.22%) SCSM
4 1 (2.22%) Unicenter
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix
4 5 (11.11%) HP
4 5 (11.11%) Remedy
5 4 (8.89%) Dell
6 3 (6.67%) Lotus
6 3 (6.67%) Peregrine
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.44%) Adobe
7 2 (4.44%) Bomgar
8 1 (2.22%) CA
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.22%) Spiceworks
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