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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 18 25
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 4 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 8.00% 14.41% 8.18%
As % of the System Software category 36.36% 80.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 6
Median daily rate £298 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.36% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £316 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £568 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £300
% change year-on-year -6.54% +7.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.39% +9.16%  

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 11 20 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 22.00% 18.02% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 9
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £313 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Leatherhead over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 28 June 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) SUSE
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Patch Management

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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware