The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 89 103 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.45% 4.86% 3.65%
As % of the System Software category 38.03% 50.74% 53.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 29
Median daily rate £345 £300 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +62.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £136 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £412 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.35 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.00 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £20.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
234 203 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.71% 9.58% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 107 63
Median daily rate £390 £313 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.75 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.05 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £33.88 £21.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Leeds -6 72 £350 +9.80% 25
Wakefield 0 4 £116 +3.33% 4
Bradford +1 3 £1,000 +173.97% 1
Pudsey - 2 £200 - 1
Castleford - 1 - - 1
Keighley - 1 - - 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 131 (75.72%) Windows
2 81 (46.82%) Microsoft
3 66 (38.15%) Windows Server
4 59 (34.10%) VMware
5 44 (25.43%) ITIL
6 42 (24.28%) Finance
7 38 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (21.39%) Windows 7
9 33 (19.08%) MS Office
10 32 (18.50%) MS Exchange
10 32 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (15.03%) SCCM
11 26 (15.03%) Office 365
12 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (14.45%) SQL Server
12 25 (14.45%) Windows XP
13 23 (13.29%) PowerShell
14 20 (11.56%) ITSM
14 20 (11.56%) MS Excel
14 20 (11.56%) SQL
14 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (10.98%) Blackberry
16 15 (8.67%) Citrix
16 15 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 14 (8.09%) DNS
17 14 (8.09%) Firewall
17 14 (8.09%) Legal
17 14 (8.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (8.09%) Problem Management
18 13 (7.51%) SCOM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 32 (18.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.36%) IIS
5 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (3.47%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (19.08%) MS Office
2 20 (11.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.89%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.16%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.03%) Office 365
2 15 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.09%) DNS
1 14 (8.09%) Firewall
2 10 (5.78%) SAN
2 10 (5.78%) VPN
3 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.62%) WAN
4 7 (4.05%) LAN
5 6 (3.47%) DHCP
5 6 (3.47%) Kerberos
6 4 (2.31%) MPLS
6 4 (2.31%) VLAN
6 4 (2.31%) VoIP
6 4 (2.31%) Wireless
7 3 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.73%) Internet
7 3 (1.73%) Network Security
8 2 (1.16%) BGP
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.16%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.58%) QlikView
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Bower
2 1 (0.58%) Grunt
2 1 (0.58%) gulp
2 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 42 (24.28%) Finance
2 14 (8.09%) Legal
3 6 (3.47%) Banking
3 6 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.73%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Electronics
5 2 (1.16%) iGaming
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (26.59%) Analyst
2 24 (13.87%) Service Analyst
3 23 (13.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (10.40%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (9.25%) Consultant
5 16 (9.25%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.67%) 1st Line Support
6 15 (8.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.51%) Server Engineer
8 13 (7.51%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (5.78%) Architect
10 9 (5.20%) Administrator
10 9 (5.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Windows Server Engineer
11 8 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.62%) Active Directory Engineer
11 8 (4.62%) Azure Engineer
12 7 (4.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 7 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.31%) Web Services
2 1 (0.58%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.58%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.58%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (0.58%) LESS
2 1 (0.58%) Node.js
2 1 (0.58%) RESTful
2 1 (0.58%) Sass
2 1 (0.58%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Blackberry
2 12 (6.94%) iPad
2 12 (6.94%) iPhone
3 8 (4.62%) Clustering
4 6 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.73%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.16%) SCADA
7 2 (1.16%) VLE
8 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.58%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 131 (75.72%) Windows
2 66 (38.15%) Windows Server
3 38 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (21.39%) Windows 7
5 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (14.45%) Windows XP
6 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.94%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.62%) Linux
9 5 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.31%) Unix
11 3 (1.73%) Android
11 3 (1.73%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.58%) AIX
13 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.58%) CentOS
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.43%) ITIL
2 20 (11.56%) ITSM
3 14 (8.09%) Problem Management
4 13 (7.51%) CRM
4 13 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (6.94%) Migration
6 9 (5.20%) Service Management
7 8 (4.62%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.05%) Change Control
8 7 (4.05%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.47%) Identity Management
10 5 (2.89%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (2.89%) Server Building
10 5 (2.89%) Time Management
11 4 (2.31%) Data Migration
11 4 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.31%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (1.73%) ERP
12 3 (1.73%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.29%) PowerShell
2 20 (11.56%) SQL
3 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.73%) Perl
4 2 (1.16%) C#
4 2 (1.16%) Java
5 1 (0.58%) PHP
5 1 (0.58%) Python
5 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.05%) MCP
3 6 (3.47%) MCSE
4 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.31%) CCNA
5 4 (2.31%) MCSA
6 3 (1.73%) MCDST
6 3 (1.73%) MCITP
7 2 (1.16%) CCDA
7 2 (1.16%) CCIE
7 2 (1.16%) CCNP
8 1 (0.58%) CITP
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) ISO22301
System Software
1 32 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.94%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.20%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.47%) VMware Server
4 6 (3.47%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.89%) vSphere
5 5 (2.89%) XenApp
6 2 (1.16%) vCloud
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.58%) Squid
7 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (15.03%) SCCM
2 13 (7.51%) SCOM
3 4 (2.31%) DameWare
4 3 (1.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.73%) Opsview
5 2 (1.16%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.58%) SCSM
6 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 81 (46.82%) Microsoft
2 59 (34.10%) VMware
3 15 (8.67%) Citrix
4 13 (7.51%) Cisco
5 7 (4.05%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.47%) Dell
7 5 (2.89%) Oracle
7 5 (2.89%) Remedy
8 4 (2.31%) Brocade
8 4 (2.31%) F5
8 4 (2.31%) SAP
9 3 (1.73%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.16%) Equitrac
10 2 (1.16%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.16%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.16%) Isilon
10 2 (1.16%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.16%) ScanSafe
10 2 (1.16%) Symantec
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