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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.41% 10.64% 14.77%
As % of the System Software category 13.95% 50.00% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 8
Median daily rate £230 £325 £167
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.15% +95.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £338 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £266
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +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
43 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 17.27% 21.28% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 14
Median daily rate £393 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £460 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) JMeter
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 3 (21.43%) JBoss
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) XHTML
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) MySQL
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) DB2
4 3 (21.43%) Ant
4 3 (21.43%) JUnit
4 3 (21.43%) WebLogic

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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
1 3 (21.43%) Gerrit
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
1 3 (21.43%) JMeter
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
1 3 (21.43%) SonarQube
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Toad
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Automation Tester
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Tester
2 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Security Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) SailPoint
1 3 (21.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) SUSE
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Scrum
1 3 (21.43%) System Testing
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
1 3 (21.43%) Python
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) BC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) ForgeRock
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Lumension
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam