Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Azure Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Active Directory over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 121 155
Rank change year-on-year -31 +34 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Active Directory 17 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.43% 0.81% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.21% 7.26% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 12
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £323 £423 £359
90th Percentile £589 £539 £618
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £16.50 -

Azure Active Directory is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 770 427 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.57% 11.20% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 238 324
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £312 £239 £256
90th Percentile £625 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.73% -23.51% +35.24%
10th Percentile £14.86 £12.08 £17.12
90th Percentile £21.27 £16.61 £120.80
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £16.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +9.76% -15.86% -17.43%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Azure Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in Berkshire

Azure Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Active Directory in Berkshire

Azure Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Berkshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure Active Directory in Berkshire

Azure Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 11 £488 +8.33% 1
Bracknell -8 3 £500 -2.44%
Azure Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Azure Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 6 (35.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
5 5 (29.41%) Presales
5 5 (29.41%) Office 365
5 5 (29.41%) IaaS
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) IIS
6 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
6 4 (23.53%) Terraform
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Retail
8 2 (11.76%) Android
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) VPN
8 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (11.76%) BitLocker

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (23.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) IaaS
2 5 (29.41%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) GitHub
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Azure Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Mobility Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Presales
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.88%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Terraform
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) MOM
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Samsung
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) CyberArk