The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 12 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 8.33% 9.30% 6.76%
As % of the System Software category 55.56% 66.67% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £211 £325 £141
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +130.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £308 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £146
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £323 £300
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 15.00% 13.95% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Median daily rate £375 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -4.13% +4.10%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames citing Active Directory as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Kingston Upon Thames over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Kingston Upon Thames

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Email Migration

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Email Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus