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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 23 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.38% 0.72% 3.64%
As % of the System Software category 30.00% 7.69% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
10 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.94% 9.42% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Median daily rate £560 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.76% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £260 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £480 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

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
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 18 January 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Time Management
3 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
4 10 (38.46%) Citrix
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (38.46%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) Internet
5 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 7 (26.92%) SLA
6 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
6 7 (26.92%) MCSE
6 7 (26.92%) MCSA
6 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
6 7 (26.92%) MCP
6 7 (26.92%) Java
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle
6 7 (26.92%) MS Office
6 7 (26.92%) A+ Certification
6 7 (26.92%) Apple
6 7 (26.92%) ACTC
6 7 (26.92%) ACHDS
6 7 (26.92%) ACDT
6 7 (26.92%) MCDST
6 7 (26.92%) Validation
6 7 (26.92%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (26.92%) Change Management
6 7 (26.92%) Identity Management

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 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (26.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Internet
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
2 7 (26.92%) Wireless
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) Intranet
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) Skype
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support
1 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support Team Leader
1 5 (19.23%) Desktop Team Leader
1 5 (19.23%) Senior Desktop Support
1 5 (19.23%) Support Team Leader
1 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Operations Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.69%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM+
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
2 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
3 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
4 4 (15.38%) Clustering
5 3 (11.54%) EMC VNX
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
3 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Time Management
2 7 (26.92%) Change Management
2 7 (26.92%) Identity Management
2 7 (26.92%) Validation
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Content Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (7.69%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (3.85%) Email Migration
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) A+ Certification
2 7 (26.92%) ACDT
2 7 (26.92%) ACHDS
2 7 (26.92%) ACTC
2 7 (26.92%) MCDST
2 7 (26.92%) MCP
2 7 (26.92%) MCSA
2 7 (26.92%) MCSE
2 7 (26.92%) MCSM
2 7 (26.92%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.85%) vCloud
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HAProxy
1 3 (11.54%) WMI
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) Apple
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) HP
4 6 (23.08%) Lotus
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
6 3 (11.54%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.85%) Sybase