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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 27 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.02% 4.17% 7.00%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 46.15% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 4
Median daily rate £400 £470 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +108.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £110 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £650 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
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
36 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.69% 9.03% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 4
Median daily rate £405 £300 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £145 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £650 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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 July 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 July 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 49 (62.82%) Security Cleared
3 44 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 43 (55.13%) Migration
5 39 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 38 (48.72%) PowerShell
7 37 (47.44%) SCCM
8 36 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (46.15%) Windows Server
9 31 (39.74%) SCOM
10 29 (37.18%) Software Engineering
11 28 (35.90%) Test Automation
12 24 (30.77%) Citrix
13 22 (28.21%) SQL
14 20 (25.64%) Linux
14 20 (25.64%) Data Migration
15 19 (24.36%) SharePoint
15 19 (24.36%) MS Exchange
16 18 (23.08%) Oracle
17 17 (21.79%) EMC
18 16 (20.51%) DHCP
18 16 (20.51%) AIX
18 16 (20.51%) Skype for Business
18 16 (20.51%) Skype
19 15 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 15 (19.23%) HPUX
19 15 (19.23%) Solaris
19 15 (19.23%) DB2
20 14 (17.95%) MS Office
20 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure

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 19 (24.36%) MS Exchange
1 19 (24.36%) SharePoint
2 16 (20.51%) Skype for Business
3 14 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Office
2 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.41%) Office 365
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
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 4 (5.13%) SAN
3 3 (3.85%) DNS
3 3 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) Network Security
4 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.28%) VoIP
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) DB2
2 8 (10.26%) 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 20 (25.64%) 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%) Support Engineer
4 4 (5.13%) Systems 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%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Desktop Support
6 2 (2.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
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
7 3 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.56%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.56%) IT Governance
8 2 (2.56%) ITIL
8 2 (2.56%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.56%) Project Management
8 2 (2.56%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.56%) SOA
8 2 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) PowerShell
2 22 (28.21%) SQL
3 2 (2.56%) C#
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (62.82%) 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%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.26%) vSphere
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
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 44 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.77%) Citrix
3 18 (23.08%) Oracle
4 17 (21.79%) EMC
5 14 (17.95%) VMware
6 4 (5.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.56%) AppSense
7 2 (2.56%) ATG
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco
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%) HP
8 1 (1.28%) Remedy