The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.42% 1.28% 1.79%
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £625 £303 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.61% -49.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -1.06%
Active Directory
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

System Software Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.69% 3.85% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Median daily rate £625 £363 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -24.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £177 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £453 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Active Directory across the Canary Wharf region.

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
1 1 (12.50%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Axway
3 1 (12.50%) BEA
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec