The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 31 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 10.76% 12.02% 9.52%
As % of the System Software category 37.35% 47.83% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 7
Median daily rate £425 £463 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +30.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £303 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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 Croydon region.

System Software Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 46 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 28.82% 25.14% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 8
Median daily rate £450 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £330 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

Active Directory
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Active Directory Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Active Directory Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Active Directory Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (28.95%) JIRA
5 11 (28.95%) Scrum
5 11 (28.95%) IIS
5 11 (28.95%) Linux
6 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (21.05%) ForgeRock
8 8 (21.05%) SonarQube
8 8 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
8 8 (21.05%) Gerrit
8 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
8 8 (21.05%) REST
8 8 (21.05%) Oracle Identity Management
8 8 (21.05%) SailPoint
8 8 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
8 8 (21.05%) JMeter
8 8 (21.05%) Citrix
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (21.05%) Solaris
8 8 (21.05%) CSS
8 8 (21.05%) HTML
8 8 (21.05%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) JavaScript

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 11 (28.95%) IIS
2 8 (21.05%) Apache
2 8 (21.05%) JBoss
2 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 8 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.89%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) HTTP
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) Network Security
3 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.63%) LAN
6 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) DB2
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) JIRA
2 8 (21.05%) Ant
2 8 (21.05%) Gerrit
2 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) JMeter
2 8 (21.05%) JUnit
2 8 (21.05%) Maven
2 8 (21.05%) Selenium
2 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
2 8 (21.05%) SonarQube
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
2 8 (21.05%) Toad
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Architect
1 7 (18.42%) Tester
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) CSS
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
1 8 (21.05%) LAMP
1 8 (21.05%) REST
1 8 (21.05%) SailPoint
1 8 (21.05%) XHTML
2 3 (7.89%) RESTful
3 2 (5.26%) OAuth
3 2 (5.26%) SAML
4 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (21.05%) Solaris
5 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.89%) CentOS
8 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Scrum
3 8 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (18.42%) Functional Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Regression Testing
4 7 (18.42%) System Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Network Management
5 5 (13.16%) Network Security Management
5 5 (13.16%) Resource Management
5 5 (13.16%) Security Management
6 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Content Management
6 4 (10.53%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Validation
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) Perl
2 8 (21.05%) Python
2 8 (21.05%) Ruby
3 3 (7.89%) Groovy
3 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) MCSA
4 2 (5.26%) CCIE
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) MCTS
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Government Security Classifications
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) XenApp
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco
3 8 (21.05%) Citrix
3 8 (21.05%) ForgeRock
3 8 (21.05%) IBM
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) AppSense
4 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.53%) Dell
6 3 (7.89%) Atlassian
6 3 (7.89%) Remedy
7 2 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Lumension
8 1 (2.63%) Sophos
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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