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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.47% 0.77% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 58.33% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £563 £475 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +120.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.80
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.37%
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
12 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.38% 1.54% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate £538 £419 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.35% +46.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £374 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £464 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (12.50%) NAS
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) WebEx

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) 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%) 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%) WebEx
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
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 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%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
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%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Axway
3 1 (12.50%) BEA
3 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
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%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Reuters
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec