Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 July 2018 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 82 85
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Azure Active Directory 4 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.26% 0.87% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.07% 7.69% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £355 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.11% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £327 £425 £488
90th Percentile £380 £475 £563
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £360
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £14.60 - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 193 143 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.36% 11.36% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 86 69
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -4.65%
10th Percentile £266 £147 £205
90th Percentile £569 £584 £578
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.75 - £15.50
10th Percentile £14.16 - £15.05
90th Percentile £56.25 - £15.95
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -52.70% +138.71% -56.94%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in Hertfordshire

Azure Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Active Directory in Hertfordshire

Azure Active Directory
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 2 £355 - 1
Azure Active Directory
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) PKI
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) ADSI
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Server Support
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ADSI
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft