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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Azure Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Active Directory over the 6 months to 25 June 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 Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 79 58 70
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12 +45
Contract jobs citing Azure Active Directory 12 19 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.88% 1.80% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.71% 5.32% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 2
10th Percentile £313 £363 £335
25th Percentile £378 £391 £379
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £425 £453
Median % change year-on-year +9.41% -6.08% +6.47%
75th Percentile £500 £456 £526
90th Percentile £550 £621 £571
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

Azure Active Directory is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 443 357 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.62% 33.81% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 252 145
10th Percentile £150 £101 £183
25th Percentile £263 £213 £280
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.03%
75th Percentile £520 £488 £523
90th Percentile £595 £600 £604
England median daily rate £550 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 7
10th Percentile £13.95 £10.00 £11.24
25th Percentile £16.10 £10.81 £11.63
Median hourly rate £18.88 £15.00 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +25.83% -6.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £23.06 £22.17 £34.45
90th Percentile £31.20 £27.42 £50.89
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.99% +5.25% -2.44%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the East Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Daily rate trend for Azure Active Directory in the East Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Azure Active Directory in the East Midlands

Azure Active Directory
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 Azure Active Directory within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 £458 +25.77% 4
Nottinghamshire -1 4 £525 +20.00% 6
Leicestershire - 1 £325 - 2
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Azure 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Azure
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) VB
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) PKI
5 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Clustering
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (41.67%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (41.67%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (41.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
6 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Symantec
6 5 (41.67%) McAfee
6 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus

Azure Active Directory
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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (16.67%) Google Workspace
3 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Service Bus
4 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Kerberos
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
1 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) AutoMapper
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) MassTransit
2 1 (8.33%) MediatR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) PKI
2 6 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Conflict Resolution
2 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Development
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) VB
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Accessibility
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 5 (41.67%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (41.67%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Google
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) Intel
5 1 (8.33%) LogicMonitor
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) VMware