The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Wolverhampton region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.35% 17.02% 22.73%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 72.73% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -17.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
System Software Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.70% 23.40% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -17.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago