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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 32 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 39 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.34% 5.20% 10.27%
As % of the System Software category 41.94% 37.18% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 15
Median daily rate £500 £225 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -32.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £104 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 17
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.20 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £24.70 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.86 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -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 78 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.12% 13.98% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 21
Median daily rate £500 £385 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +14.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £164 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £13.10 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +3 23 £500 +53.84% 12
Doncaster +2 6 - - 2
Barnsley +1 5 - -
Rotherham 0 1 - - 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
4 16 (24.24%) Finance
5 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
6 13 (19.70%) LDAP
6 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
7 11 (16.67%) Unix
7 11 (16.67%) Java
7 11 (16.67%) Perl
7 11 (16.67%) VMware
8 10 (15.15%) SQL
8 10 (15.15%) ITIL
8 10 (15.15%) SCCM
8 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (15.15%) Windows 7
9 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Portal
9 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
9 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
9 9 (13.64%) J2EE
9 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (13.64%) WebLogic
9 9 (13.64%) Oracle
9 9 (13.64%) MS Office
9 9 (13.64%) WebLogic Portal
9 9 (13.64%) Migration
9 9 (13.64%) Jython
10 8 (12.12%) Service Management
10 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (12.12%) Dell

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 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.64%) WebLogic Portal
2 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (10.61%) FileNet
3 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.06%) Apache
5 4 (6.06%) Apache Pig
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
7 2 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.03%) SAS
7 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.64%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) LDAP
2 5 (7.58%) DHCP
2 5 (7.58%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
3 4 (6.06%) SAN
3 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.55%) LAN
4 3 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (3.03%) Firewall
5 2 (3.03%) HTTP
6 1 (1.52%) PABX
6 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Big Data
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Service Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (9.09%) Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (7.58%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.06%) IT Support
6 4 (6.06%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) J2EE
2 6 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (6.06%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) Apache Tez
3 4 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (4.55%) WCF
4 3 (4.55%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) iSeries
2 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.06%) DataPower
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) Handset
3 2 (3.03%) NHS
3 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.52%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
3 11 (16.67%) Unix
4 10 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.06%) Linux
8 4 (6.06%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.55%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.03%) CentOS
10 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 9 (13.64%) Migration
3 8 (12.12%) Service Management
4 7 (10.61%) Project Management
5 6 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.58%) ETL
7 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) CRM
7 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.06%) Data Munging
7 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.06%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.55%) ITSM
9 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.03%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.03%) ERP
9 2 (3.03%) High Availability
9 2 (3.03%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) Java
1 11 (16.67%) Perl
2 10 (15.15%) SQL
3 9 (13.64%) Jython
4 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.03%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) R
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCSA
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Flume
3 2 (3.03%) Docker
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.03%) Nagios
3 2 (3.03%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) SCSM
4 1 (1.52%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.52%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) VMware
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle
4 8 (12.12%) Dell
5 7 (10.61%) IBM
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) Remedy
7 4 (6.06%) Cisco
8 3 (4.55%) Lotus
9 2 (3.03%) Hortonworks
9 2 (3.03%) IFS
9 2 (3.03%) Peregrine
9 2 (3.03%) Platfora
10 1 (1.52%) Bomgar
10 1 (1.52%) CA
10 1 (1.52%) EMC
10 1 (1.52%) HP
10 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.52%) Spiceworks
10 1 (1.52%) Veeam
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