Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 October 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 127 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 - +133
Contract jobs citing Azure Active Directory 17 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.95% 0.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.43% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £234 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.30% - -
South East median daily rate £429 £400 £1,000
% change year-on-year +7.31% -60.00% +270.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year -3.03% - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 313 454 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.50% 20.24% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 180 72
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +37.50%
10th Percentile £206 £318 £225
90th Percentile £653 £575 £524
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £29.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.72% +30.34% +23.61%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.68% +28.59%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in Buckinghamshire

Azure Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Active Directory in Buckinghamshire

Azure Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure Active Directory in Buckinghamshire

Azure Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Milton Keynes +25 17 £234 -53.30% 4
Azure Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (100.00%) Office 365
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
4 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
4 12 (70.59%) ITIL
4 12 (70.59%) Service Management
4 12 (70.59%) ITSM
5 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
5 10 (58.82%) ITIL V3
6 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
7 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
7 8 (47.06%) HP
7 8 (47.06%) Windows
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
8 7 (41.18%) Firewall
8 7 (41.18%) Migration
8 7 (41.18%) SQL
8 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (41.18%) Skype for Business
8 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
8 7 (41.18%) Power BI
8 7 (41.18%) Skype
8 7 (41.18%) OneDrive
9 6 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (23.53%) Citrix
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 4 (23.53%) VMware

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Skype for Business
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (41.18%) OneDrive
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Power BI
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365 Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
1 12 (70.59%) ITSM
1 12 (70.59%) Service Management
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL V3
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (41.18%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (11.76%) Ticket Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.88%) MCSA
6 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Government Security Classifications
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) OVSD
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) webMethods