Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 36 15
Rank change year-on-year -39 -21 0
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 22 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.56% 7.94% 10.98%
As % of the System Software category 10.84% 24.85% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 26
Croydon median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% +1.45%
10th Percentile £250 £110 £239
90th Percentile £550 £488 £525
South London median daily rate £313 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -16.67% +11.11% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Croydon median hourly rate - - £12.50
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £32.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +48.31% +130.36% -12.50%

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 203 169 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 23.66% 31.95% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 71 59
Croydon median daily rate £524 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.30% +2.78% +26.76%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
90th Percentile £640 £534 £525
South London median daily rate £525 £468 £400
% change year-on-year +12.30% +16.88% +32.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Croydon median hourly rate - - £12.50
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +181.35% +3.03%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Croydon

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Croydon

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Croydon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Croydon

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 11 (50.00%) Web Services
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (36.36%) DevOps
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (31.82%) Microservices
7 7 (31.82%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Spring
7 7 (31.82%) Spring Security
7 7 (31.82%) OpenID
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) Identity Management
7 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (22.73%) vSphere
9 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) IIS

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 5 (22.73%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) NAS
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) OSPF
4 2 (9.09%) VLAN
4 2 (9.09%) VSAN
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Identity Management Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (31.82%) OpenID
2 7 (31.82%) Spring
2 7 (31.82%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (18.18%) SUSE
6 3 (13.64%) AIX
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.09%) Unix
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (31.82%) Identity Management
2 7 (31.82%) Microservices
3 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) BCP
6 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Terraform
2 3 (13.64%) AirWatch
3 2 (9.09%) PowerCLI
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) EMC
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) HP