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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 27 May 2022 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
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 571 469 416
Rank change year-on-year -102 -53 +179
Contract jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services 12 5 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.031% 0.020% 0.031%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 5
10th Percentile - - £453
25th Percentile £520 £575 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -4.55%
75th Percentile £600 £625 £538
90th Percentile £671 - -
England median daily rate £575 £575 £525
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +6.06%

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 4,966 3,484 2,911
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.76% 14.15% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,738 2,595 2,170
10th Percentile £310 £350 £220
25th Percentile £463 £450 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £672 £613 £600
90th Percentile £743 £700 £675
England median daily rate £525 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +5.42% +4.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 21 51
10th Percentile £14.75 £15.06 £12.42
25th Percentile £17.68 £35.75 £14.69
Median hourly rate £27.00 £50.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -46.00% +163.16% -9.52%
75th Percentile £46.19 £60.00 £26.88
90th Percentile £59.05 £76.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.58 £19.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year -2.24% +12.79% +2.09%

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London.

Daily rate trend for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, 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 8 (66.67%) Agile
2 7 (58.33%) Azure
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 6 (50.00%) LDAP
3 6 (50.00%) Kerberos
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) X.500
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) PKI
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) Kanban
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Replication
4 5 (41.67%) Bash
4 5 (41.67%) Confluence
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (33.33%) Ansible
5 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 4 (33.33%) GCP
5 4 (33.33%) Terraform
5 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) AWS
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Azure
2 4 (33.33%) GCP
3 3 (25.00%) AWS
3 3 (25.00%) AWS KMS
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) X.500
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) SAML
2 1 (8.33%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) PKI
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) B2C
6 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 4 (33.33%) Ansible
2 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft