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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 101 110 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.91% 5.05% 4.18%
As % of the System Software category 42.62% 50.46% 59.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 53 33
Median daily rate £348 £365 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.79% +97.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £127 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £308 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £9.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £20.46 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
237 218 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.53% 10.00% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 115 69
Median daily rate £400 £350 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 30 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £9.09 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £32.75 £24.00
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 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 29 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 29 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 +3 84 £350 -5.40% 26
Wakefield -1 5 £123 - 1
Bradford -12 4 £1,000 +163.15% 6
Pudsey - 2 £200 -
Keighley - 1 - -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 140 (76.50%) Windows
2 87 (47.54%) Microsoft
3 74 (40.44%) Windows Server
4 70 (38.25%) VMware
5 45 (24.59%) ITIL
6 43 (23.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (20.77%) Windows 7
8 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
8 38 (20.77%) Finance
9 32 (17.49%) Office 365
10 30 (16.39%) MS Office
11 29 (15.85%) MS Exchange
11 29 (15.85%) SCCM
12 28 (15.30%) PowerShell
13 27 (14.75%) SQL
13 27 (14.75%) DNS
14 26 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (13.66%) Microsoft Azure
16 24 (13.11%) Firewall
17 22 (12.02%) Migration
17 22 (12.02%) VPN
18 21 (11.48%) Windows XP
18 21 (11.48%) ITSM
19 20 (10.93%) Cisco
20 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
21 18 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
21 18 (9.84%) Blackberry
21 18 (9.84%) Hyper-V
22 17 (9.29%) Problem Management

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 29 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (7.65%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.37%) IIS
6 6 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.28%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.73%) SAS
8 1 (0.55%) Apache
8 1 (0.55%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (16.39%) MS Office
2 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.28%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.55%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.49%) Office 365
2 25 (13.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.09%) SaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.55%) IaaS
6 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.75%) DNS
2 24 (13.11%) Firewall
3 22 (12.02%) VPN
4 12 (6.56%) DHCP
4 12 (6.56%) MPLS
4 12 (6.56%) WAN
5 11 (6.01%) LAN
6 10 (5.46%) SAN
7 9 (4.92%) Internet
8 8 (4.37%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.83%) VLAN
10 6 (3.28%) Kerberos
10 6 (3.28%) VoIP
11 5 (2.73%) BGP
11 5 (2.73%) DSL
11 5 (2.73%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.73%) Network Security
11 5 (2.73%) SSL
11 5 (2.73%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (2.73%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.55%) QlikView
5 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.09%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (0.55%) MSI
General
1 38 (20.77%) Finance
2 16 (8.74%) Legal
3 6 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.73%) Banking
5 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.64%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
6 2 (1.09%) iGaming
6 2 (1.09%) Publishing
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (26.23%) Analyst
2 25 (13.66%) Service Analyst
3 24 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (12.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (9.84%) Support Engineer
6 17 (9.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (7.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (7.65%) Consultant
8 13 (7.10%) 1st Line Support
8 13 (7.10%) Server Engineer
8 13 (7.10%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Administrator
9 10 (5.46%) Architect
9 10 (5.46%) Azure Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Active Directory Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.92%) Windows Server Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.28%) .NET
2 3 (1.64%) Web Services
3 1 (0.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.84%) Blackberry
2 13 (7.10%) iPad
2 13 (7.10%) iPhone
3 9 (4.92%) Clustering
4 7 (3.83%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.73%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Licensing
5 5 (2.73%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.73%) Replication
6 3 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.09%) SCADA
7 2 (1.09%) VLE
8 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.55%) PKI
8 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 140 (76.50%) Windows
2 74 (40.44%) Windows Server
3 43 (23.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (20.77%) Windows 7
5 26 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (11.48%) Windows XP
7 18 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (6.01%) Linux
9 8 (4.37%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.28%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.73%) Unix
13 3 (1.64%) Android
13 3 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.55%) CentOS
14 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.55%) Solaris
14 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.59%) ITIL
2 22 (12.02%) Migration
3 21 (11.48%) ITSM
4 17 (9.29%) Problem Management
5 15 (8.20%) CRM
5 15 (8.20%) Service Management
6 14 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (4.37%) Load Balancing
7 8 (4.37%) Programme Management
7 8 (4.37%) TDD
8 7 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.28%) Change Control
9 6 (3.28%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.28%) ERP
9 6 (3.28%) Resource Management
9 6 (3.28%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (3.28%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (3.28%) Time Management
10 5 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.73%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.30%) PowerShell
2 27 (14.75%) SQL
3 3 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.64%) Java
3 3 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.64%) Perl
3 3 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.83%) CCNA
4 6 (3.28%) CCNP
4 6 (3.28%) MCP
5 5 (2.73%) CCDA
5 5 (2.73%) MCSE
6 4 (2.19%) CCIE
6 4 (2.19%) MCSA
7 3 (1.64%) MCITP
8 2 (1.09%) MCDST
9 1 (0.55%) CITP
9 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) ISO22301
System Software
1 40 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.84%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.46%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.28%) VMware Server
4 6 (3.28%) XenApp
5 5 (2.73%) vSphere
5 5 (2.73%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.09%) vCloud
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.55%) Squid
7 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (15.85%) SCCM
2 15 (8.20%) SCOM
3 8 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.37%) Puppet
4 7 (3.83%) Ansible
5 5 (2.73%) vMotion
6 4 (2.19%) DameWare
6 4 (2.19%) Opsview
7 3 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.09%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.55%) SCSM
9 1 (0.55%) vRealize
9 1 (0.55%) WMI
9 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 70 (38.25%) VMware
3 20 (10.93%) Cisco
4 13 (7.10%) Citrix
5 11 (6.01%) Dell
6 7 (3.83%) HP
7 6 (3.28%) Oracle
7 6 (3.28%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.73%) NETGEAR
8 5 (2.73%) SonicWALL
8 5 (2.73%) Symantec
9 4 (2.19%) Brocade
9 4 (2.19%) F5
9 4 (2.19%) Remedy
10 3 (1.64%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.64%) SAP
11 2 (1.09%) Avaya
11 2 (1.09%) EMC
11 2 (1.09%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.09%) IBM
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