Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Active Directory Federation Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory Federation Services over the 6 months to 25 January 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 Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 124 170
Rank change year-on-year -51 +46 +44
Contract jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services 11 8 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 2.37% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 21
10th Percentile £391 £198 £380
25th Percentile £492 £250 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £350 £500
Median % change year-on-year +57.14% -30.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £622 £450 £538
90th Percentile £634 £503 £613
Central London median daily rate £519 £350 £495
% change year-on-year +48.21% -29.29% +16.47%

Active Directory Federation Services is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 681 337 745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.98% 16.14% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 264 591
10th Percentile £425 £309 £313
25th Percentile £506 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -2.78%
75th Percentile £688 £600 £625
90th Percentile £775 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 13
10th Percentile £38.13 - £13.01
25th Percentile £42.81 - £14.00
Median hourly rate £53.75 £23.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +133.70% +17.95% +4.28%
75th Percentile £67.81 - £21.00
90th Percentile £74.38 - £21.80
Central London median hourly rate £53.75 £23.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +133.70% +16.46% +5.61%

Active Directory Federation Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Active Directory Federation Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Federation Services in the City of London

Active Directory Federation Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Active Directory Federation Services in the City of London

Active Directory Federation Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Active Directory Federation Services in the City of London

Active Directory Federation Services
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services within the City of London region over the 6 months to 25 January 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
London Bridge - 1 £220 -
Active Directory Federation Services
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services 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 City of London region with a requirement for Active Directory Federation Services.

1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Azure
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (36.36%) Terraform
5 4 (36.36%) CI/CD
5 4 (36.36%) PaaS
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Replication
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) SaaS
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) GitHub
6 3 (27.27%) Serverless
6 3 (27.27%) Zerto
6 3 (27.27%) IaaS
7 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software

Active Directory Federation Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Azure
2 5 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) PaaS
4 3 (27.27%) GitHub
4 3 (27.27%) IaaS
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Serverless
5 2 (18.18%) Azure Functions
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (18.18%) NuGet
6 1 (9.09%) AWS
6 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (9.09%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (9.09%) Azure App Service
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) GitLab
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Influencing Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
2 1 (9.09%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ARM Templates
1 2 (18.18%) OAuth
1 2 (18.18%) YAML
2 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) CI/CD
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) RBAC
4 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
4 2 (18.18%) Server Management
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Architectural Design
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) NFS
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Terraform
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) vRealize
2 1 (9.09%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Zerto
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
5 1 (9.09%) Meraki