Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 6 months to 8 August 2020 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 55 65
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 6 27 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Croydon 2.42% 3.79% 4.31%
As % of the System Software category 17.14% 15.52% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 36
Median daily rate £158 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.54% -8.77% +20.76%
10th Percentile £129 £187 £120
90th Percentile £196 £451 £600
South London median daily rate £203 £198 £338
% change year-on-year +2.53% -41.48% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £46.50 £47.00 £45.87
% change year-on-year -1.06% +2.46% +113.36%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 35 174 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 14.11% 24.40% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 137 213
Median daily rate £533 £535 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.47% +3.88% +5.10%
10th Percentile £283 £358 £332
90th Percentile £611 £650 £625
South London median daily rate £500 £520 £500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Median hourly rate £47.83 £47.00 £43.09
% change year-on-year +1.77% +9.07% -8.32%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Croydon

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Daily rate trend for Active Directory in Croydon

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in Croydon.

Hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Croydon

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) BMC
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (16.67%) WSO2
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) SAML
5 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 1 (16.67%) Chat Support
5 1 (16.67%) Jest
5 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (16.67%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Apache NiFi
1 1 (16.67%) Jest
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Chat Support
3 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) WSO2