Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 78 69
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 -37
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 14 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.67% 2.93% 3.21%
As % of the System Software category 10.45% 8.00% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 18
Croydon median daily rate £400 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% - -20.59%
10th Percentile £163 £214 £120
90th Percentile £510 £554 £573
South London median daily rate £185 £325 £275
% change year-on-year -43.08% +18.18% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £175.00 £44.92 £47.83
% change year-on-year +289.62% -6.09% +139.15%

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 134 375 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 25.57% 36.66% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 305 143
Croydon median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £409 £425 £313
90th Percentile £638 £600 £685
South London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £44.18 £47.83
% change year-on-year +7.51% -7.63% +1.77%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) Azure
2 9 (64.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) SAML
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
5 4 (28.57%) MCSA
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) OAuth
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
6 3 (21.43%) OAuth2
6 3 (21.43%) OpenID
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) AirWatch
6 3 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication

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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Azure
1 9 (64.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) IMAP
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SAML
2 3 (21.43%) OAuth
2 3 (21.43%) OAuth2
2 3 (21.43%) OpenID
3 1 (7.14%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (7.14%) Jest
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) MCSA
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (21.43%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) WSO2