The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
England / Yorkshire
Rank 26 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 126 151 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.84% 5.24% 4.35%
As % of the System Software category 47.37% 47.04% 50.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 86 41
Median daily rate £275 £245 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £110 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 40
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £16.30 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
266 321 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.34% 11.15% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 215 119
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 40
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.10 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% -0.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.50 £15.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Active Directory Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +6 77 £315 +26.00% 31
South Yorkshire +11 26 £261 -12.91% 5
North Yorkshire -1 18 £125 -16.66% 3
East Yorkshire -1 1 - - 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 193 (70.70%) Windows
2 146 (53.48%) Microsoft
3 82 (30.04%) Windows Server
4 76 (27.84%) ITIL
4 76 (27.84%) Windows 7
5 67 (24.54%) VMware
6 60 (21.98%) MS Office
7 49 (17.95%) MS Excel
8 48 (17.58%) MS Exchange
8 48 (17.58%) SCCM
9 44 (16.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 43 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (15.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (12.09%) DNS
12 33 (12.09%) Office 365
13 32 (11.72%) Finance
14 31 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (10.26%) Migration
15 28 (10.26%) SQL Server
16 24 (8.79%) SQL
16 24 (8.79%) Citrix
17 23 (8.42%) Dell
17 23 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
18 22 (8.06%) Problem Management
18 22 (8.06%) HP
18 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (8.06%) WAN
18 22 (8.06%) LAN
18 22 (8.06%) Firewall
19 21 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in 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 48 (17.58%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (4.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (3.30%) IIS
5 9 (3.30%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.20%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.83%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.83%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.10%) Apache
8 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.37%) Moodle
10 1 (0.37%) Site Server
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 60 (21.98%) MS Office
2 49 (17.95%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (3.30%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.10%) SystmOne
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.09%) Office 365
2 31 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (3.66%) IaaS
5 9 (3.30%) PaaS
6 8 (2.93%) SaaS
7 4 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.09%) DNS
2 22 (8.06%) Firewall
2 22 (8.06%) LAN
2 22 (8.06%) WAN
3 20 (7.33%) DHCP
4 16 (5.86%) SAN
5 11 (4.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.30%) Internet
6 9 (3.30%) Network Security
7 6 (2.20%) VPN
8 5 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (1.83%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.83%) SSL
9 4 (1.47%) VoIP
9 4 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.10%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.10%) MPLS
10 3 (1.10%) Wireless
11 2 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.73%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.20%) MySQL
4 5 (1.83%) Apache Hive
4 5 (1.83%) Big Data
4 5 (1.83%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.83%) HBase
4 5 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.37%) KNIME
6 1 (0.37%) Power BI
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.10%) Bitbucket
1 3 (1.10%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 32 (11.72%) Finance
2 15 (5.49%) Legal
3 5 (1.83%) Advertising
3 5 (1.83%) Law
4 3 (1.10%) Banking
4 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.73%) Electronics
5 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) French Language
6 1 (0.37%) German Language
6 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (24.18%) Analyst
2 40 (14.65%) Service Analyst
2 40 (14.65%) Service Desk Analyst
3 30 (10.99%) Support Engineer
4 25 (9.16%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 25 (9.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (8.06%) IT Support
6 20 (7.33%) 1st Line Support
7 19 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.59%) Administrator
8 18 (6.59%) Support Analyst
9 17 (6.23%) Consultant
10 15 (5.49%) Architect
10 15 (5.49%) Windows Engineer
11 14 (5.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 14 (5.13%) Desktop Support
12 13 (4.76%) Active Directory Support
12 13 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
13 12 (4.40%) IT Analyst
13 12 (4.40%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.86%) .NET
2 11 (4.03%) Web Services
3 7 (2.56%) HTML
4 6 (2.20%) WCF
5 2 (0.73%) J2EE
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.37%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.37%) LAMP
6 1 (0.37%) REST
6 1 (0.37%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.37%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.23%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 14 (5.13%) iPad
3 13 (4.76%) iPhone
4 10 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.93%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.56%) NHS
8 5 (1.83%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.10%) PKI
9 3 (1.10%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.73%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.73%) EMC VNXe
10 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.73%) Replication
10 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.73%) User Experience
11 1 (0.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 193 (70.70%) Windows
2 82 (30.04%) Windows Server
3 76 (27.84%) Windows 7
4 44 (16.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (6.59%) Windows 10
8 16 (5.86%) Windows XP
9 14 (5.13%) Linux
10 5 (1.83%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.83%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.10%) Solaris
12 3 (1.10%) Unix
12 3 (1.10%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.37%) Android
14 1 (0.37%) SUSE
14 1 (0.37%) VMS
14 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.84%) ITIL
2 28 (10.26%) Migration
3 22 (8.06%) Problem Management
4 20 (7.33%) Service Management
5 15 (5.49%) ITSM
6 11 (4.03%) Change Management
6 11 (4.03%) Service Delivery
7 9 (3.30%) Change Control
7 9 (3.30%) DevOps
7 9 (3.30%) Identity Management
7 9 (3.30%) Incident Management
8 8 (2.93%) Business Analysis
8 8 (2.93%) CRM
8 8 (2.93%) High Availability
8 8 (2.93%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (2.93%) Software Deployment
8 8 (2.93%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (2.56%) Data Analysis
9 7 (2.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.79%) SQL
2 15 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.40%) Java
4 7 (2.56%) C++
4 7 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.20%) C#
5 6 (2.20%) Python
6 5 (1.83%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.73%) PHP
8 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.37%) Jython
8 1 (0.37%) Perl
8 1 (0.37%) R
8 1 (0.37%) VB
8 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (4.03%) MCSE
3 11 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (2.93%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.56%) DBS Check
7 6 (2.20%) CCNA
7 6 (2.20%) Degree
7 6 (2.20%) MCP
8 5 (1.83%) CCDA
8 5 (1.83%) CCIE
8 5 (1.83%) CCNP
9 4 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.10%) MCITP
11 2 (0.73%) CCA
11 2 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.73%) MCSA
11 2 (0.73%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.76%) SLA
2 5 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 41 (15.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.03%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.30%) vSphere
5 7 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.83%) HDFS
6 5 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.47%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.47%) XenApp
8 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.10%) vCloud
8 3 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.10%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.10%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.73%) Docker
9 2 (0.73%) VMware GSX
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 48 (17.58%) SCCM
2 12 (4.40%) SCOM
3 9 (3.30%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.30%) Puppet
4 6 (2.20%) Nagios
4 6 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.83%) Ansible
5 5 (1.83%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (1.83%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.83%) NetVault Backup
5 5 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.83%) WSUS
6 4 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.73%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.73%) vRealize
9 1 (0.37%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 146 (53.48%) Microsoft
2 67 (24.54%) VMware
3 24 (8.79%) Citrix
4 23 (8.42%) Dell
5 22 (8.06%) HP
6 20 (7.33%) Cisco
7 9 (3.30%) ServiceNow
8 8 (2.93%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.93%) Symantec
9 6 (2.20%) Veeam
10 5 (1.83%) EMC
10 5 (1.83%) NetApp
10 5 (1.83%) SaltStack
10 5 (1.83%) Sophos
11 4 (1.47%) Avaya
11 4 (1.47%) Brocade
11 4 (1.47%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.47%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.47%) Verint
12 3 (1.10%) Atlassian
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