Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 20 July 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 +37 -18
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 24 79 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 10.17% 12.46% 3.54%
As % of the System Software category 52.17% 78.22% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 11
Warrington median daily rate £275 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.29% +1.19% +52.73%
10th Percentile £127 £215 £105
90th Percentile £338 £535 £650
Cheshire median daily rate £300 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -29.41% +30.77% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Warrington median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £15.40 £10.00 £8.75
90th Percentile £20.40 £10.00 £10.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +12.96% -3.57% -8.20%

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 Warrington with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 46 101 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 19.49% 15.93% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 49 60
Warrington median daily rate £325 £425 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -34.62% +136.36%
10th Percentile £191 £225 £300
90th Percentile £575 £561 £726
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +65.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Warrington median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -42.86% +66.67%
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -12.50%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Warrington

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Warrington

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Warrington over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Warrington

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Migration
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
5 7 (29.17%) SCCM
5 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (25.00%) Office 365
6 6 (25.00%) PKI
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
8 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
8 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
8 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (16.67%) Replication
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (12.50%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) Software Packaging
9 3 (12.50%) Site Server
9 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (12.50%) Network Management
9 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.50%) Site Server
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) PKI
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (16.67%) Replication
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) iPhone
5 1 (4.17%) BYOD
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
4 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Task Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) BCP
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Lumension
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) Samsung