The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 14.29% 4.17% 8.06%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 60.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £280 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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 Wolverhampton region.

System Software Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 16.67% 6.94% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (25.00%) XenApp
5 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Server Patching
7 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) PC Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Server Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) XenApp
1 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) AppSense
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Intel
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
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