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 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.41% 11.54% 45.45%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£113 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Active Directory
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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
4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.81% 11.54% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £163 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 27 April 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) FileMaker
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCDST
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) QNAP
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
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