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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 34 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.37% 7.38% 8.24%
As % of the System Software category 36.56% 47.50% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 8
Median daily rate £273 £238 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.73% -38.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £120 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 12
Median hourly rate £14.35 £12.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.58% -19.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £25.00 £20.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
93 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.69% 15.53% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 40 18
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 14
Median hourly rate £18.25 £12.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.08% -24.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £25.00 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 -14 17 £304 -24.06% 4
Doncaster -4 7 £128 - 1
Rotherham 0 3 £273 +98.18%
Barnsley -5 3 - - 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 38 (51.35%) Windows
2 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
5 13 (17.57%) Finance
5 13 (17.57%) LDAP
5 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
5 13 (17.57%) ITIL
6 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (16.22%) Windows 7
7 11 (14.86%) Unix
8 10 (13.51%) Oracle
8 10 (13.51%) Java
8 10 (13.51%) Perl
8 10 (13.51%) Service Management
8 10 (13.51%) VMware
8 10 (13.51%) Migration
8 10 (13.51%) Office 365
9 9 (12.16%) SCCM
9 9 (12.16%) WebSphere Portal
9 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
9 9 (12.16%) Jython
9 9 (12.16%) .NET
9 9 (12.16%) J2EE
9 9 (12.16%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (12.16%) WebLogic
9 9 (12.16%) SLA
9 9 (12.16%) WebLogic Portal
10 8 (10.81%) Internet
10 8 (10.81%) IBM

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 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.16%) WebLogic
2 9 (12.16%) WebLogic Portal
2 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (12.16%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (9.46%) FileNet
4 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.41%) Apache
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Pig
5 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.70%) IIS
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.70%) SAS
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Office 365
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) LDAP
2 8 (10.81%) Internet
3 5 (6.76%) LAN
3 5 (6.76%) WAN
4 3 (4.05%) SAN
5 2 (2.70%) HTTP
5 2 (2.70%) NAS
5 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (1.35%) Broadband
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.35%) DHCP
6 1 (1.35%) DNS
6 1 (1.35%) Firewall
6 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.35%) PABX
6 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.76%) Big Data
4 4 (5.41%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.70%) DB2
6 2 (2.70%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.35%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.35%) MySQL
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (10.81%) Administrator
3 8 (10.81%) IT Support
3 8 (10.81%) Service Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) IT Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Migration Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Consultant
6 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) .NET
1 9 (12.16%) J2EE
2 7 (9.46%) Web Services
3 6 (8.11%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (8.11%) WCF
4 4 (5.41%) Apache Tez
4 4 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.05%) HTML
6 2 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) iSeries
2 4 (5.41%) DataPower
3 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) NHS
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (51.35%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
3 12 (16.22%) Windows 7
3 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.86%) Unix
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.76%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.05%) Linux
8 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.35%) CentOS
9 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) ITIL
2 10 (13.51%) Migration
2 10 (13.51%) Service Management
3 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
3 8 (10.81%) CRM
4 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
4 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.76%) Process Improvement
6 4 (5.41%) Change Management
6 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.41%) Data Munging
6 4 (5.41%) ERP
6 4 (5.41%) ETL
6 4 (5.41%) High Availability
6 4 (5.41%) SDLC
6 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.05%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) Java
1 10 (13.51%) Perl
2 9 (12.16%) Jython
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 6 (8.11%) C#
5 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.05%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) R
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) MCP
4 1 (1.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.70%) vSphere
3 2 (2.70%) XenApp
3 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.35%) Docker
4 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.35%) DameWare
2 1 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) IBM
4 7 (9.46%) Dell
5 5 (6.76%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco
6 3 (4.05%) Citrix
7 2 (2.70%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.70%) IFS
7 2 (2.70%) NetApp
7 2 (2.70%) Platfora
7 2 (2.70%) Veeam
8 1 (1.35%) AlienVault
8 1 (1.35%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.35%) Infor
8 1 (1.35%) Mitel
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.35%) Symantec
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