The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.35% 5.30% 12.50%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 70.00% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £321 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.56 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% -18.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £11.31 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Active Directory
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.70% 7.58% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £260 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.56 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.50 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £11.31 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Staffordshire region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Staffordshire region.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £395 - 1
Cannock - 1 - -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (33.33%) MS Office
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 4 (22.22%) EMC
6 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
7 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Big Data
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (16.67%) NAS
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Data Enrichment
7 3 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (16.67%) Intranet
7 3 (16.67%) ETL
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) Document Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
1 3 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) Skype
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (11.11%) Data Lake
3 2 (11.11%) HDInsight
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Power BI
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Data Migration Specialist
1 3 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Azure Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Azure Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Scrum Master
3 1 (5.56%) Migration Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) JMS
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) React
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) CESG
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Data Enrichment
3 3 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 3 (16.67%) Document Management
3 3 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Server Building
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
2 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Genesys
6 1 (5.56%) KANA
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
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