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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 26 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.81% 8.56% 11.38%
As % of the System Software category 89.66% 50.79% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Average daily rate
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£310 £180 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £112 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 18
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £22.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.45% -1.66%
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
29 63 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.59% 16.84% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 20
Average daily rate £370 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £520 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 18
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.71 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.41% +14.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £35.00 £22.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 13 £500 +344.44% 8
Rotherham +4 4 - - 2
Barnsley +2 4 £155 - 1
Doncaster -4 2 £370 +105.55% 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (86.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 17 (34.00%) MS Office
4 17 (34.00%) Windows XP
4 17 (34.00%) VMware
5 16 (32.00%) ITIL
6 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 15 (30.00%) DNS
7 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (22.00%) Citrix
9 9 (18.00%) Cisco
9 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (18.00%) SQL
10 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.00%) NetApp
10 8 (16.00%) vSphere
10 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (14.00%) DHCP
12 6 (12.00%) UNIX
12 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
12 6 (12.00%) Symantec
12 6 (12.00%) SCOM
12 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
13 5 (10.00%) CLARiiON
13 5 (10.00%) WAN
13 5 (10.00%) EMC

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
3 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.00%) Lync
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (4.00%) Quickr
5 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Office
2 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) DNS
2 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.00%) DHCP
4 5 (10.00%) LAN
4 5 (10.00%) WAN
5 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.00%) Internet
6 2 (4.00%) Intranet
6 2 (4.00%) SNMP
6 2 (4.00%) LDAP
6 2 (4.00%) VoIP
7 1 (2.00%) SAN
7 1 (2.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Technician
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) J2EE
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (6.00%) NHS
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) iSeries
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (34.00%) Windows XP
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (12.00%) UNIX
8 5 (10.00%) Solaris
8 5 (10.00%) Linux
9 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000
9 3 (6.00%) AIX
10 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) BCP
2 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.00%) Network Design
3 2 (4.00%) Logistics
3 2 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (2.00%) Change Management
4 1 (2.00%) Migration
4 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.00%) Jython
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (8.00%) VCP4
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) CCA
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) vSphere
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) vCloud
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.00%) UAG
5 2 (4.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) SCOM
2 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.00%) WSUS
3 4 (8.00%) ZABBIX
3 4 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (8.00%) Puppet
3 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (8.00%) EMC Navisphere
4 3 (6.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.00%) OVSD
5 1 (2.00%) OpenView
5 1 (2.00%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) Citrix
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) NetApp
6 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (12.00%) Symantec
7 5 (10.00%) EMC
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 4 (8.00%) HP
8 4 (8.00%) McAfee
9 3 (6.00%) Remedy
10 2 (4.00%) Lotus
10 2 (4.00%) IBM
11 1 (2.00%) CA
11 1 (2.00%) CommVault
11 1 (2.00%) Altiris
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