Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +13
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 63 62 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 18.53% 14.87% 12.42%
As % of the System Software category 90.00% 80.52% 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 35
North Yorkshire median daily rate £180 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +20.00% -18.03%
10th Percentile £108 £108 £115
90th Percentile £438 £1,000 £388
Yorkshire median daily rate £218 £338 £280
% change year-on-year -35.56% +20.54% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 26
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.25 £13.92 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.15% +26.50% -14.56%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £12.25 £15.17 £16.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £13.96 £12.00
% change year-on-year -14.02% +16.31% -8.40%

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 70 77 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 20.59% 18.47% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 39 53
North Yorkshire median daily rate £198 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.17% +20.00% -22.48%
10th Percentile £108 £110 £120
90th Percentile £460 £340 £393
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 22
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.25 £13.96 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.40% +26.89% -14.56%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.80 £10.50
90th Percentile £12.25 £15.17 £18.68
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -10.11%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
York +2 46 £125 -60.00% 3
Northallerton +9 2 £255 -
Middlesbrough -4 2 £275 +254.84%
Selby -9 2 £200 +33.33%
Harrogate +7 1 £90 - 1
Knaresborough - 1 - -
Scarborough - 1 - -
Tadcaster - 1 - -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 51 (80.95%) Windows
2 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 30 (47.62%) Windows 7
4 28 (44.44%) Office 365
5 21 (33.33%) ITIL
6 18 (28.57%) Migration
7 17 (26.98%) SCCM
8 15 (23.81%) Windows 10
9 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
9 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (19.05%) Driving Licence
10 11 (17.46%) DNS
10 11 (17.46%) VMware
10 11 (17.46%) Skype
11 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (14.29%) Citrix
12 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 7 (11.11%) Cisco
13 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (11.11%) WAN
13 7 (11.11%) MCDST
13 7 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (11.11%) SaaS
13 7 (11.11%) PaaS
14 6 (9.52%) LAN
15 5 (7.94%) Wireless
15 5 (7.94%) MCSE
15 5 (7.94%) SQL
15 5 (7.94%) SQL Server

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 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 28 (44.44%) Office 365
2 7 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.11%) PaaS
2 7 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) DNS
1 11 (17.46%) Skype
2 7 (11.11%) WAN
3 6 (9.52%) LAN
4 5 (7.94%) Wireless
5 4 (6.35%) Firewall
5 4 (6.35%) VoIP
6 3 (4.76%) DHCP
6 3 (4.76%) SAN
7 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) VPN
8 1 (1.59%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Automotive
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Support Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Desktop Support
4 11 (17.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (17.46%) Active Directory Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Service Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Support Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) Consultant
8 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
8 7 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (11.11%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (9.52%) Architect
9 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (9.52%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.59%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (80.95%) Windows
2 30 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 15 (23.81%) Windows 10
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.59%) Unix
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (6.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (4.76%) Patch Management
4 3 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (1.59%) Change Management
5 1 (1.59%) Coaching
5 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.59%) CRM
5 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.59%) Email Filtering
5 1 (1.59%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.59%) Invoice Processing
5 1 (1.59%) IT Audit
5 1 (1.59%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.59%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (1.59%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.59%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.59%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.11%) MCDST
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) CCNP
6 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) GDPR
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.59%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) Citrix
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Intel
5 2 (3.17%) Juniper
5 2 (3.17%) McAfee
6 1 (1.59%) Apple
6 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.59%) Mitel
6 1 (1.59%) NetApp
6 1 (1.59%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.59%) Sophos
6 1 (1.59%) Veeam