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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.06% 11.11% 10.36%
As % of the System Software category 67.50% 64.71% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £120 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -71.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £102 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £320 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 16
Average hourly rate £13.98 £11.51 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.41% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £9.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £28.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.87 £14.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -4.68%
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
40 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.94% 17.17% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 15
Average daily rate £413 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £120 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £378 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 16
Average hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.48% -11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £35.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 December 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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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 £500 +325.53% 7
Barnsley +1 4 £175 +94.44%
Doncaster -1 3 £425 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.75%) VMware
4 19 (30.16%) ITIL
4 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
4 19 (30.16%) DNS
5 18 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 18 (28.57%) MS Office
5 18 (28.57%) Cisco
6 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
7 15 (23.81%) Citrix
7 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 11 (17.46%) DHCP
9 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
9 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
10 10 (15.87%) NetApp
10 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
10 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (14.29%) SCOM
11 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (14.29%) WAN
11 9 (14.29%) LAN
11 9 (14.29%) SQL
12 8 (12.70%) SLA
12 8 (12.70%) HP
12 8 (12.70%) vSphere
13 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
13 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (11.11%) Blackberry

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.94%) Lync
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.35%) Apache
5 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.35%) JBoss
5 4 (6.35%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.76%) Quickr
6 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 18 (28.57%) MS Office
2 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) DNS
2 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.46%) DHCP
4 9 (14.29%) WAN
4 9 (14.29%) LAN
5 6 (9.52%) Internet
6 3 (4.76%) Intranet
6 3 (4.76%) VoIP
6 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.76%) SNMP
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless
7 2 (3.17%) LDAP
8 1 (1.59%) VPN
8 1 (1.59%) SAN
8 1 (1.59%) Firewall
8 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Deskside Support
7 4 (6.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) IT Support
7 4 (6.35%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) IT Technician
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) J2EE
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.94%) CLARiiON
3 4 (6.35%) NHS
4 3 (4.76%) iSeries
5 2 (3.17%) FMCG
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
4 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.94%) Solaris
7 5 (7.94%) Linux
8 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX
9 3 (4.76%) AIX
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.17%) Windows NT
10 2 (3.17%) Android
11 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.35%) BCP
3 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (4.76%) Project Management
4 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.76%) Network Design
4 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 3 (4.76%) Logistics
5 2 (3.17%) Migration
6 1 (1.59%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.76%) C
4 2 (3.17%) Jython
4 2 (3.17%) Java
4 2 (3.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) CCNA
3 3 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) vSphere
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.94%) XenApp
4 4 (6.35%) vCloud
5 3 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.76%) MetaFrame
5 3 (4.76%) Terminal Server
5 3 (4.76%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.17%) XenServer
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) SCOM
2 6 (9.52%) SCCM
3 5 (7.94%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.35%) WSUS
4 4 (6.35%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (6.35%) ZABBIX
4 4 (6.35%) Puppet
4 4 (6.35%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (4.76%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.59%) OpenView
6 1 (1.59%) OVSD
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 20 (31.75%) VMware
3 18 (28.57%) Cisco
4 15 (23.81%) Citrix
5 10 (15.87%) NetApp
6 8 (12.70%) HP
7 6 (9.52%) Symantec
7 6 (9.52%) IBM
8 5 (7.94%) EMC
8 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.35%) Oracle
9 4 (6.35%) Remedy
9 4 (6.35%) McAfee
9 4 (6.35%) Lotus
10 3 (4.76%) MobileIron
10 3 (4.76%) CA
11 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.59%) Apple
11 1 (1.59%) Dell
11 1 (1.59%) CommVault
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