Period
to 29 January 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 8 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 28 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 10.85% 10.57% 15.14%
As % of the System Software category 53.85% 67.31% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 45
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +75.00% -30.43%
10th Percentile £163 £237 £113
90th Percentile £450 £485 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £360 £208
% change year-on-year -2.78% +73.49% -30.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.23 £14.85 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% +0.68% +3.06%
10th Percentile £12.23 £14.00 £13.63
90th Percentile £17.07 £17.05 £15.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.08 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +4.60% - -3.85%

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 52 52 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 20.16% 15.71% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 55
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £365 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.84% +55.11% -21.67%
10th Percentile £193 £190 £113
90th Percentile £450 £461 £465
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £424 £400
% change year-on-year -5.60% +5.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.23 £14.85 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% +0.68% +0.85%
10th Percentile £12.37 £14.00 £13.63
90th Percentile £19.78 £17.05 £15.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -8.02%

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 29 January 2020.

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 29 January 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
York +1 7 £450 +33.33% 7
Middlesbrough 0 6 £500 - 4
Harrogate - 6 £281 - 5
Knaresborough - 2 £250 - 2
Scarborough - 2 - -
Redcar 0 1 - -
Northallerton - 1 £350 - 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Office 365
3 13 (46.43%) Windows 10
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 11 (39.29%) VMware
6 10 (35.71%) SCCM
6 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (28.57%) Azure
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 6 (21.43%) Citrix
8 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
9 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.86%) Migration
10 4 (14.29%) XenApp
10 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
10 4 (14.29%) OneDrive
10 4 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (14.29%) McAfee
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (14.29%) NetScaler
11 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (10.71%) CCNA

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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Office 365
2 8 (28.57%) Azure
3 4 (14.29%) OneDrive
4 3 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) Skype
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) 3G
4 1 (3.57%) ADSL
4 1 (3.57%) Broadband
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) VSAN
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Support Officer
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.14%) Handset
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows 10
3 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.57%) Linux
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
1 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 2 (7.14%) DevOps
2 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (7.14%) Project Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.57%) Network Design
3 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CCA
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (10.71%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) McAfee
5 3 (10.71%) Altiris
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) Aruba
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Meraki
6 1 (3.57%) Mitel
6 1 (3.57%) Polycom
6 1 (3.57%) Samsung