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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 16 10
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 25 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 17.24% 7.30% 12.56%
As % of the System Software category 89.29% 72.22% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 17
Median daily rate £125 £125 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -58.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £77 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £580 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +81.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 28 18 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 19.31% 10.11% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 22
Median daily rate £125 £125 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -59.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £78 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £299 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +81.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £20.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Active Directory as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 22 June 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
York +10 15 £125 - 5
Scarborough - 2 - - 1
Northallerton +5 1 £198 - 1
Middlesbrough -3 1 - -
Knaresborough - 1 - - 1
Ripon - 1 £320 -
Skipton - 1 - - 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.65%) ITIL
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
4 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (28.57%) SCCM
5 10 (20.41%) Migration
5 10 (20.41%) Windows 10
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (18.37%) VMware
7 6 (12.24%) Citrix
7 6 (12.24%) DNS
7 6 (12.24%) SLA
7 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
8 5 (10.20%) MCSE
8 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.16%) Office 365
9 4 (8.16%) DHCP
10 3 (6.12%) Solaris
10 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (6.12%) MCP
10 3 (6.12%) Oracle
10 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.12%) Change Management
10 3 (6.12%) Firewall
10 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification

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 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 3 (6.12%) Skype
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
5 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MSI
1 1 (2.04%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Service Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (18.37%) Active Directory Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
6 7 (14.29%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (12.24%) Exchange Support
8 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Desktop Support
8 5 (10.20%) Field Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Field Support Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Rollout Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.12%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.12%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) iPad
2 2 (4.08%) NHS
2 2 (4.08%) PKI
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.41%) Windows 10
5 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Unix
8 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Migration
3 3 (6.12%) Change Management
4 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
4 2 (4.08%) Document Management
4 2 (4.08%) High Availability
4 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.08%) Invoice Processing
4 2 (4.08%) IT Audit
4 2 (4.08%) Network Design
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (4.08%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.04%) IT Strategy
5 1 (2.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.04%) Network Management
5 1 (2.04%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) MCSE
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.12%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) CCNP
5 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Netcool
3 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.04%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.04%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Veritas
5 2 (4.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Imperva
6 1 (2.04%) Intel
6 1 (2.04%) Meridio
6 1 (2.04%) Mitel
6 1 (2.04%) Qualys
6 1 (2.04%) Splunk
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