The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 20 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.95% 7.38% 5.43%
As % of the System Software category 68.97% 69.23% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 7
Median daily rate £250 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £208 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.43 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.97% -3.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.24 £10.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £26.15 £15.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.18% 10.66% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 12
Median daily rate £275 £331 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% +15.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 7
Median hourly rate £24.25 £15.85 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.99% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.21 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £26.90 £15.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Warwick +2 9 £283 +161.57% 2
Rugby -1 2 £338 +3.84%
Studley - 1 £250 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Google
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 6 (28.57%) Android
4 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) MCITP
6 4 (19.05%) PKI
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
7 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) MCTS
7 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 3 (14.29%) High Availability
7 3 (14.29%) Change Control
7 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) Skype
3 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (14.29%) Server Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Server Support
2 3 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Android
4 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) MCITP
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
1 2 (9.52%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Google
1 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky
5 1 (4.76%) VMware