The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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 Active Directory
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.67% 4.03% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 71.43% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £470 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +261.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9 7 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 8.26% 5.65% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £575 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £352 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £505 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Active Directory as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (50.00%) Skype
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Trustwave
2 3 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Domino
3 1 (16.67%) Python

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Domino
2 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) EDRMS
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) Lucene
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (16.67%) FTK
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) Trustwave
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Nuix
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle