The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 24 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 12.70% 5.79% 5.00%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 61.76% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 3
Median daily rate £350 £358 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £113 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £650 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Active Directory
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 15.87% 9.37% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 4
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £228 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £650 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 Warrington

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 62 (79.49%) Windows
2 50 (64.10%) Security Cleared
3 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 43 (55.13%) Migration
5 39 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 37 (47.44%) SCCM
6 37 (47.44%) PowerShell
7 36 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (46.15%) Windows Server
8 31 (39.74%) SCOM
9 29 (37.18%) Software Engineering
10 28 (35.90%) Test Automation
11 23 (29.49%) Citrix
12 21 (26.92%) SQL
13 20 (25.64%) Linux
13 20 (25.64%) MS Exchange
13 20 (25.64%) Data Migration
14 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
14 18 (23.08%) Oracle
15 17 (21.79%) EMC
16 16 (20.51%) DHCP
16 16 (20.51%) AIX
16 16 (20.51%) Skype
16 16 (20.51%) Skype for Business
17 15 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (19.23%) HPUX
17 15 (19.23%) Solaris
17 15 (19.23%) DB2
18 14 (17.95%) MS Office
18 14 (17.95%) Mainframe

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 20 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 16 (20.51%) Skype for Business
4 14 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Office
2 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.69%) Office 365
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) PaaS
4 2 (2.56%) SaaS
4 2 (2.56%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) DHCP
1 16 (20.51%) Skype
2 3 (3.85%) Firewall
2 3 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) Network Security
4 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) DB2
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.56%) Finance
1 2 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Architect
2 10 (12.82%) Designer
3 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.13%) AIX Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) Lead Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
5 3 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (3.85%) Active Directory Architect
5 3 (3.85%) Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Administrator
6 2 (2.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Desktop Support
6 2 (2.56%) Lead Designer
6 2 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Mainframe
2 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.41%) Fat Client
3 5 (6.41%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.13%) PKI
5 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (79.49%) Windows
2 36 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 36 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (25.64%) Linux
4 16 (20.51%) AIX
5 15 (19.23%) HPUX
5 15 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (19.23%) Solaris
6 14 (17.95%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.41%) Unix
9 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.28%) Android
11 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.13%) Migration
2 29 (37.18%) Software Engineering
3 28 (35.90%) Test Automation
4 20 (25.64%) Data Migration
5 5 (6.41%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.13%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (5.13%) Records Management
6 4 (5.13%) Storage Virtualisation
7 3 (3.85%) Application Packaging
7 3 (3.85%) ERP
8 2 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.56%) Change Management
8 2 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.56%) ITIL
8 2 (2.56%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.56%) Project Management
8 2 (2.56%) Service Management
8 2 (2.56%) SOA
8 2 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) PowerShell
2 21 (26.92%) SQL
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (64.10%) Security Cleared
2 39 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.26%) vSphere
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 37 (47.44%) SCCM
2 31 (39.74%) SCOM
3 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.13%) Puppet
3 4 (5.13%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.49%) Citrix
3 18 (23.08%) Oracle
4 17 (21.79%) EMC
5 13 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (5.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.56%) AppSense
7 2 (2.56%) ATG
7 2 (2.56%) Lotus
7 2 (2.56%) NetApp
7 2 (2.56%) Teradata
8 1 (1.28%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.28%) Axway
8 1 (1.28%) BMC
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.28%) HP
8 1 (1.28%) Remedy