The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.43% - 3.45%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.35 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.08%
Active Directory
West 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 Wakefield region.

System Software Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.43% 15.79% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £350 £225 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.35 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) MCP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) MCDST
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Intranet
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) Legal
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (11.11%) VLE
7 1 (11.11%) VLAN
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (11.11%) NoSQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bower
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) gulp
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (11.11%) LESS
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Sass
2 1 (11.11%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCP
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCDST
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
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