Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services over the 6 months to 18 February 2020 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 Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS)
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 494 629 629
Rank change year-on-year +135 0 -
Contract jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.031% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.029% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
London median daily rate £525 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% -
10th Percentile £513 £550 £494
90th Percentile £606 £550 £531
England median daily rate £525 £495 £513
% change year-on-year +6.06% -3.41% +50.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,208 6,802 5,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.66% 15.55% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,066 4,967 4,300
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £197 £210 £190
90th Percentile £675 £667 £638
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 131 154
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.33 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% -3.21% +10.53%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £36.09 £47.09 £55.40
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.41
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.47% +2.53%

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services within the London region over the 6 months to 18 February 2020. 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
Central London +52 2 £525 -4.55%
Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services 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 London region with a requirement for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services.

1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
2 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) LDAP
2 8 (88.89%) ADSI
2 8 (88.89%) XPath
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) High Availability
2 8 (88.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (55.56%) Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Identity Management
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SailPoint
5 1 (11.11%) COM

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (55.56%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SailPoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) ADSI
1 8 (88.89%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (11.11%) SailPoint
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
2 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (88.89%) High Availability
2 8 (88.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) XPath
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 8 (88.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) VMware