Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 14 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 -5
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 13 19 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 11.61% 7.51% 9.92%
As % of the System Software category 61.90% 61.29% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 30
Median daily rate £290 £195 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.72% -38.34% +134.26%
10th Percentile £242 £152 £160
90th Percentile £416 £274 £458
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -15.38% - +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.42% +32.17%
10th Percentile £15.11 £10.72 £13.47
90th Percentile £19.50 £17.13 £18.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.35 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +28.48% +3.85% +10.64%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21 31 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 18.75% 12.25% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 40
Median daily rate £413 £249 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.83% -21.34% +134.26%
10th Percentile £253 £157 £160
90th Percentile £500 £375 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £420 £420
% change year-on-year +13.10% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.29% +29.44%
10th Percentile £15.11 £10.72 £13.09
90th Percentile £19.50 £17.13 £18.00
Median hourly rate £17.42 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +24.45% +7.69% +8.33%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in North Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Active Directory in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Active Directory in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in North Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Active Directory in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +7 6 £255 -7.27%
Middlesbrough +5 3 £325 -6.47% 5
York 0 2 £450 +181.25% 6
Northallerton - 1 - - 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Handset
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) Network Design
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
7 2 (15.38%) Back Office
8 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
8 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (7.69%) Antivirus Management

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) IOS XR
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) IPv4
2 1 (7.69%) IPv6
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) Softphone
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
1 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Handset
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Huawei
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Meraki
4 1 (7.69%) Polycom