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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 May 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 65 75
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 +36
Contract jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services 11 4 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.43% 3.45% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
10th Percentile £275 - £344
25th Percentile £400 £463 £403
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +53.85%
75th Percentile £473 £488 -
90th Percentile £526 - -
England median daily rate £495 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +4.21% +1.50% +4.00%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 148 116 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.80% 12.26% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 82 76
10th Percentile £211 £206 £150
25th Percentile £313 £325 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £396 £400
Median % change year-on-year +10.48% -1.00% +1.91%
75th Percentile £508 £448 £475
90th Percentile £538 £582 £554
England median daily rate £575 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +12.20% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
10th Percentile £17.65 - £13.43
25th Percentile £18.25 £27.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -29.31% +65.71% -5.41%
75th Percentile £22.75 £31.00 £19.56
90th Percentile £23.35 - £48.84
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.89% +28.42% +2.70%

Active Directory Federation Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Federation Services in the East Midlands

Active Directory Federation Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Active Directory Federation Services in the East Midlands

Active Directory Federation Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Active Directory Federation Services in the East Midlands

Active Directory Federation Services
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Derbyshire - 5 £425 - 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £520 - 1
Nottinghamshire +2 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £400 -
Active Directory Federation Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Active Directory Federation Services.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) LDAP
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
4 6 (54.55%) Azure
4 6 (54.55%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
6 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
7 3 (27.27%) Server Building
7 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (27.27%) Server Management
7 3 (27.27%) Public Sector
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (27.27%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Active Directory Federation Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) NetWeaver
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 1 (9.09%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) DMZ
4 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) PBX
6 1 (9.09%) SD-WAN
6 1 (9.09%) Skype
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Public Sector
1 3 (27.27%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2019
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Server Building
2 3 (27.27%) Server Management
2 3 (27.27%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
4 1 (9.09%) Due Diligence
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
3 2 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Software AG