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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 4 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 15 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 12.30% 2.46% 2.34%
As % of the System Software category 78.95% 53.33% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
Median daily rate £300 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%

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
19 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 15.57% 4.62% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 5
Median daily rate £300 £350 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -51.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £563 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.09%) VMware
4 12 (27.27%) Identity Management
5 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (22.73%) Citrix
6 10 (22.73%) Change Management
7 9 (20.45%) Migration
7 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
7 9 (20.45%) Blackberry
7 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (18.18%) Office 365
8 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 8 (18.18%) ITIL
8 8 (18.18%) SCCM
8 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
9 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
9 7 (15.91%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (13.64%) Windows Phone
10 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
10 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
10 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
10 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 6 (13.64%) Biometrics
10 6 (13.64%) Smartcard
10 6 (13.64%) Project Management
11 5 (11.36%) SAML
11 5 (11.36%) LAN

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 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.09%) CMS
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
3 3 (6.82%) nginx
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.18%) Office 365
3 7 (15.91%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.27%) IaaS
6 1 (2.27%) PaaS
6 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) DNS
1 5 (11.36%) Kerberos
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
1 5 (11.36%) LDAP
1 5 (11.36%) SSL
1 5 (11.36%) WAN
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.55%) IPsec
3 2 (4.55%) NAS
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) Skype
3 2 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) X.509
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Architect
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Technical Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Digital Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) SAML
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) OAuth2
2 3 (6.82%) OpenID
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (20.45%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.64%) Smartcard
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.09%) Smartphone
5 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
5 3 (6.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
6 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.55%) iPhone
6 2 (4.55%) PKI
6 2 (4.55%) User Experience
7 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Phone
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Android
6 3 (6.82%) Unix
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.27%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Identity Management
2 10 (22.73%) Change Management
3 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.64%) Biometrics
6 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
7 5 (11.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (11.36%) TOGAF
7 5 (11.36%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (9.09%) Change Control
8 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (9.09%) Service Management
9 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.82%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) Perl
2 3 (6.82%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) VB
3 2 (4.55%) VB6
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) VMware GSX
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) WSUS
3 3 (6.82%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.55%) MOM
4 2 (4.55%) NetApp OnCommand
4 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.27%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) Citrix
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) NetApp
5 3 (6.82%) AppSense
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
6 2 (4.55%) Apple
6 2 (4.55%) Aruba
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Bailey Associates
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