The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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 30 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.

Microsoft Active Directory
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 14 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 3 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 6.98% 13.22% 4.71%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 3
Median daily rate - £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -3.51% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £19.56 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.84% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% +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 Leatherhead with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5 23 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 11.63% 13.22% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 4
Median daily rate £400 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £450 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £19.56 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.84% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Leatherhead

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Polycom