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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.88% 17.78% 9.52%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 80.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £225 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £268
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £12.25
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 Wolverhampton region.

System Software Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.82% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £225 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +79.59%
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 Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Server Building
6 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp