The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 2 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.06% - 7.03%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% - 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4 7 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 4.12% 3.95% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £385 £350 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% +89.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Middlesex

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) System Design Authority
2 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) AppSense
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
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