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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 2 July 2022 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 29 50 45
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5 +41
Contract jobs citing Azure Active Directory 45 2 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.60% 0.37% 1.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.51% 1.38% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 2 6
10th Percentile - £106 £375
25th Percentile £313 £106 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £115 £475
Median % change year-on-year +182.61% -75.79% -17.39%
75th Percentile £438 £126 £544
90th Percentile - £129 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +23.08% -23.53% -5.56%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 257 145 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.00% 26.70% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 76 124
10th Percentile £229 £175 £314
25th Percentile £313 £325 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £538 £563 £576
90th Percentile £700 £625 £650
East of England median daily rate £475 £474 £475
% change year-on-year +0.26% -0.26% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 33 2
10th Percentile - £11.25 £14.64
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £16.20
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £18.80
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -28.19% +8.99%
75th Percentile £15.75 £15.50 £21.40
90th Percentile - £22.02 £22.96
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £20.75 £22.82
% change year-on-year -25.30% -9.07% +34.24%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Azure Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in Cambridgeshire

Azure Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Azure Active Directory in Cambridgeshire

Azure Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Active Directory in Cambridgeshire

Azure Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough - 44 £375 - 4
Cambridge -8 1 £195 +69.57% 2
Azure Active Directory
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 45 (100.00%) Windows
1 45 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 45 (100.00%) Azure
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
2 44 (97.78%) AWS
2 44 (97.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (97.78%) Change Management
2 44 (97.78%) VMware
2 44 (97.78%) Incident Management
2 44 (97.78%) SCCM
2 44 (97.78%) SLA
2 44 (97.78%) Microsoft
3 23 (51.11%) DNS
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server
3 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (48.89%) IaaS
4 22 (48.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (48.89%) vSphere
4 22 (48.89%) PaaS
4 22 (48.89%) Skype for Business
4 22 (48.89%) PKI
4 22 (48.89%) Hyper-V
4 22 (48.89%) Skype
4 22 (48.89%) Remote Desktop
4 22 (48.89%) SharePoint
4 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
4 22 (48.89%) DHCP
4 22 (48.89%) SCVMM
4 22 (48.89%) Identity Management

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 22 (48.89%) Exchange Server 2013
1 22 (48.89%) SharePoint
1 22 (48.89%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 45 (100.00%) Azure
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
2 44 (97.78%) AWS
3 22 (48.89%) IaaS
3 22 (48.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) DNS
2 22 (48.89%) DHCP
2 22 (48.89%) Remote Desktop
2 22 (48.89%) Skype
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.22%) IPsec
3 1 (2.22%) SNMP
3 1 (2.22%) SSH
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Applications Engineer
1 44 (97.78%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (51.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 22 (48.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (2.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (2.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (2.22%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (2.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) IT Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) IT Support
4 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) PKI
1 22 (48.89%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Windows Server
2 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Change Management
1 44 (97.78%) Incident Management
2 22 (48.89%) Identity Management
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL
3 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (97.78%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (97.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (48.89%) Hyper-V
3 22 (48.89%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (97.78%) SCCM
2 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 22 (48.89%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Microsoft
1 44 (97.78%) VMware
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco