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 6 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 20 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +27
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.75% 1.56% 1.63%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 40.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£475 £215 £176
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.93% +22.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £259 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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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
2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.50% 3.91% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate £419 £285 £176
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.92% +61.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £229 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £341 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.34%

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
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 6 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) Reuters
2 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) MetaFrame
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
2 1 (25.00%) C++
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) MetaFrame
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Reuters
2 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VMware