The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 47 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.85% 5.94% 4.99%
As % of the System Software category 54.65% 50.62% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 17
Median daily rate £300 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £135 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £350 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 13
Median hourly rate £11.17 £11.75 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +1.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Active Directory
UK

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

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
86 81 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.70% 11.74% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 56 34
Median daily rate £450 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £205 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 13
Median hourly rate £11.17 £11.75 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +1.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 9 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
South Wales +4 40 £213 -34.61% 10
West Wales -17 7 £575 +70.37%
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 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 Wales region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 89 (96.74%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
4 36 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 34 (36.96%) VMware
6 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
8 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (20.65%) Citrix
10 18 (19.57%) MS Office
11 17 (18.48%) SCCM
12 15 (16.30%) ITIL
12 15 (16.30%) Cisco
13 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
13 14 (15.22%) Firewall
13 14 (15.22%) Office 365
14 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
14 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
15 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
15 11 (11.96%) Clustering
15 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
15 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
15 11 (11.96%) Linux
15 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (10.87%) HP
16 10 (10.87%) Symantec
17 9 (9.78%) Backup Exec
17 9 (9.78%) DNS
17 9 (9.78%) DHCP
17 9 (9.78%) Tivoli

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.78%) Skype for Business
4 7 (7.61%) Apache
4 7 (7.61%) Confluence
4 7 (7.61%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.17%) IIS
6 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) Mule
Applications
1 18 (19.57%) MS Office
2 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) Office 365
2 6 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) Firewall
2 9 (9.78%) DHCP
2 9 (9.78%) DNS
3 7 (7.61%) SAN
3 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.52%) LAN
4 6 (6.52%) Skype
4 6 (6.52%) WAN
5 5 (5.43%) VPN
5 5 (5.43%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.35%) Wireless
7 3 (3.26%) Internet
7 3 (3.26%) LDAP
7 3 (3.26%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.17%) Extranet
8 2 (2.17%) Intranet
8 2 (2.17%) VoIP
9 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
1 7 (7.61%) JIRA
1 7 (7.61%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.26%) Local Government
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) Service Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Architect
5 12 (13.04%) Desktop Support
6 10 (10.87%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (9.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) IT Support
9 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Server Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) MCollective
2 6 (6.52%) ELK Stack
3 5 (5.43%) .NET
4 3 (3.26%) Web Services
4 3 (3.26%) XML
5 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Clustering
2 6 (6.52%) PKI
3 4 (4.35%) Statistics
4 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.09%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 89 (96.74%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 36 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.96%) Linux
6 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.78%) Windows 10
8 8 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.61%) AIX
9 7 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (7.61%) Unix
10 6 (6.52%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.30%) ITIL
2 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
2 8 (8.70%) Migration
3 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.61%) High Availability
3 7 (7.61%) IT Governance
4 6 (6.52%) ITSM
5 5 (5.43%) Project Management
6 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.35%) Service Management
7 3 (3.26%) DevOps
7 3 (3.26%) Information Security
7 3 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.26%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.26%) Software Licensing
7 3 (3.26%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.17%) Project Governance
8 2 (2.17%) SDLC
8 2 (2.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.52%) SQL
3 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.35%) C#
5 3 (3.26%) PHP
5 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) CCNA
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) CISSP
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.09%) MCITP
5 1 (1.09%) MCP
5 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (7.61%) PowerHA
2 7 (7.61%) XenApp
3 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.17%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.17%) ProxySG
5 2 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.09%) NFS
6 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (18.48%) SCCM
2 9 (9.78%) Ansible
2 9 (9.78%) Backup Exec
2 9 (9.78%) Puppet
2 9 (9.78%) Tivoli
2 9 (9.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (7.61%) Nessus
3 7 (7.61%) Packer
3 7 (7.61%) Rundeck
3 7 (7.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 7 (7.61%) Zenoss
4 3 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.26%) SCOM
5 2 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.96%) VMware
3 19 (20.65%) Citrix
4 15 (16.30%) Cisco
5 10 (10.87%) HP
5 10 (10.87%) Symantec
6 8 (8.70%) IBM
6 8 (8.70%) Red Hat
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle
7 7 (7.61%) Sonatype
8 6 (6.52%) SAP
9 3 (3.26%) Apple
9 3 (3.26%) Avaya
9 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.26%) NetApp
10 2 (2.17%) arcserve
10 2 (2.17%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.17%) Dell
10 2 (2.17%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.17%) Lumension
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