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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.88% 11.11% 15.63%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £203 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -3.33%
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
3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.88% 11.11% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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 Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) MCDST
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (14.29%) Isilon
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Smartphone

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCDST
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Isilon
2 1 (14.29%) Progress
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard